UMMC’s Dr. Mike Garrett Publishes Research on the Genetic Basis of Complex Diseases

Mississippi INBRE’s Genomics Facility Director, Dr. Mike Garrett from the University of Mississippi Medical Center recently published his research entitled, “Nephron number, hypertension, and CKD: physiological and genetic insight from humans and animal models” in the journal Physiol Genomics. His research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.

2015 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar Annabelle Clark Awarded Grant from the Drapeau Center for Undergraduate Research

Congratulations to 2015 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, Annabelle Clark from The University of Southern Mississippi. She recently received a grant from the Drapeau Center for Undergraduate Research for her research entitled, “Biochemical characterization of Glycine-Rich Proteins in the Lone Star tick (Amblyomma americanum).”

USM Researcher, Dr. Rangachari is Awarded an R01 for his research on Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr. Vijay Rangachari, associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at The University of Southern Mississippi, was recently awarded one of the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) most competitive grants, the Research Project Grant or R01. This grant will enable him to further his research on Alzheimer’s disease. His research is supported in…


Mississippi INBRE Program Director Attends NIH-Hosted Workshop

Mississippi INBRE Program Director, Dr. Mohamed Elasri attended a workshop hosted by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute entitled, “Training the Next Generation of Implementation Researchers for Health Equity” in Bethesda, Maryland on August 30-31. Leaders and experts in the fields of implementation science, prevention science, health inequities research, and training and research workforce…