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Notes & Notables

Dr. Ciorba speaks about “Probiotics to prevent gastrointestinal toxicity from cancer therapy” at MASCC/ISOO 2016.

Dr. Ciorba speaks about the “Roles for the Kynurenine Pathway in Digestive Diseases” at the Macquarie University Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Centre | NSW Australia.

Congratulations to Hayley Motowski!  Hayley was awarded the Office of Medical Student Research Dean’s Fellowship; and National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease funding (part of the NIDDK T35 training grant) to conduct research in lab during summer 2016.

Congrats David Alvarado, PhD for his oral presentation: “IDO1 Expression Enhances Epithelial Differentiation along the Secretory Cell Pathway and Alters Gut Microbiota” at Digestive Disease Week, May 2016 in San Diego, CA.

Congrats David Alvarado, PhD for receiving the early stage investigator award at Digestive Disease Week, May 2016 in San Diego, CA.

Congrats David Alvarado, PhD for his NIH T32 Training Grant appointment (3T32DK077653-24S1) being renewed for 2016.

Congrats to Dr. Ciorba laboratory for being awarded RO1 research grant entitled, “Targeting tryptophan metabolism in colitis-associated cancer.”

Congrats to Dr. Ciorba laboratory for being awarded R21 research grant entitled, “Probiotics to prevent GI side effects from chemo-radiation for abdominal malignancy”. 

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