September 25, 2018: Congratulation to Anna Salvador for winning a travel award for the 1st International Conference on Precision Nutrition and Metabolism in Public Health and Medicine, Crete, Creece.
September 19, 2018: Congratulation to Dr. Danila Cuomo for winning the People’s Choice Distinguished Postdoctoral Flash Talk Presentation at the 3rd Annual Texas A&M Postdoctoral Research Symposium.
March 30, 2017: Undergraduate students on Team Beymax presenting their research at TAMU Student Research Week.
February 10, 2017: An article in MIT Technology Review describing an international collaborative project our lab is part of to eliminate invasive species using genetic technologies.
October 26, 2016: Texas A&M, Johns Hopkins receive $5.3 million NIH grant to study how lead exposure affects humans.
August 3, 2016: Our summer undergraduate researchers were outstanding when presenting their research at the LAUNCH Undergraduate Research Summer Poster Session.
July 17, 2016: Congrats to Andreea Radulescu and Dr. Bill Barrington for winning research presentation awards at The Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC) in Orlando, Florida. Andreea won top undergraduate poster presentation and Bill won a trainee award for outstanding oral presentation.
June 28, 2016: An article in Bay Nature describing a collaborative project we are pursuing with Island Conservation and NC State University using genetic engineering to eradicate invasive mice.
May 26, 2016: Congratulation to Dr. Bill Barrington. Bill successfully defended his PhD in Genetics at NC State University where he described his discoveries about the how individuals respond uniquely to different diets.
October 2, 2018: Garbutt et al. Permissiveness to form pluripotent stem cells may be an evolutionarily derived characteristic in Mus musculus. Scientific Reports.
September 9, 2018: Cichocki et al. Modulation of tetrachloroethylene-associated kidney effects by nonalcoholic fatty liver or steatohepatitis in male C57BL/6J mice. Toxicological Sciences.
June 7, 2018: Konganti et al. gQTL: a web application for QTL analysis using the Collaborative Cross mouse genetic reference population. G3.
April 5, 2018: Konganti et al. A whole genome assembly of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans, and prediction of genes with roles in metabolism and sex determination. G3.
February 2, 2018: Wells et al. Tissue level diet and sex-by-diet interactions reveal unique metabolite and clustering profiles using untargeted liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry on adipose, skeletal muscle, and liver tissue in C57BL6/J mice. Journal of Proteome Research.
January 20, 2018: Venkatratnam et al. Population-based dose-response analysis of liver transcriptional response to trichloroethylene in mouse. Mammalian Genome.
December 8, 2017: Gao et al. Disruption of postnatal folliculogenesis and development of ovarian tumor in a mouse model with aberrant transforming growth factor beta signaling. Reprod Biol Endocrinol.
November 29, 2017: Maurizio et al. Bayesian diallel analysis reveals Mx1-dependent and Mx1-independent effects on response to Influenza A virus in mice. G3.
November 20, 2017: Barrington et al.
Improving metabolic health through precision dietetics in mice. Genetics.
September 22, 2017: Brinkmeyer-Langford et al.
Host genetic background influences diverse neurological responses to viral infection in mice. Scientific Reports.
June 16, 2017: Cichocki et al.
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease Is a susceptibility factor for perchloroethylene-induced liver effects in mice. Toxicological Sciences.
May 30, 2017: Cichocki et al.
Characterization of Variability in Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics of Tetrachloroethylene Using the Collaborative Cross Mouse Population. Environ Health Perspect.
May 1, 2017: Feng et al.
Interdependency of EGF and GLP-2 signaling in attenuating mucosal atrophy in a mouse model of parenteral nutrition. Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol.
March 27, 2017: Venkatratnam et al.
Collaborative Cross mouse population enables refinements to characterization of the variability in toxicokinetics of trichloroethylene and provides genetic evidence for the role of PPAR pathway in its oxidative metabolism. Toxicological Sciences.
February 22, 2017: Kelly et al.
Prevention of tumorigenesis in mice by exercise is dependent on strain background and timing relative to carcinogen exposure. Scientific Reports.
February 1, 2017: Cichocki et al.
Impact of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease on toxicokinetics of tetracholoroethylene. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.
December 7, 2016: Bautz et al.
Prophylactic vaccination targeting ERBB3 decreases polyp burden in a mouse model of human colorectal cancer. OncoImmunology.
September 1, 2016: Scheving et al. Hepatocyte ERBB3 and EGFR are required for maximal CCl4-induced liver fibrosis. American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology.
February 15, 2016: Didion et al. R2d2 Drives Selfish Sweeps in the House Mouse. Molecular Biology and Evolution.