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UTMB NIEHS ETox Training Program Faculty Trainer Honored with Graduate School Focus on Mentoring

April 29, 2021

Kayed RakezCongratulations to Dr. Rakez Kayed, who was featured in our UTMB Graduate School of Biological Sciences monthly Focus on Mentoring, which highlights an exceptional mentor within the Graduate School. For story, please view here
ETox Trainees

UTMB NIEHS Pre-doctoral Fellow is recipient of Kenneth M. Johnson Pharmacology/Toxicology Endowment Fund award

August 11, 2020

Amy CooperAmy Cooper won the award for the Best Candidacy Student Oral Presentation, for her talk entitled, "Differential Roles of the ARNT isoforms during T cell activation", at the Fourth Annual Pharmacology & Toxicology Summer Symposium.

Presentation Highlight: ARNT is alternatively spliced during T cell activation in a manner that leads to a predominance of ARNT isoform 1 which promotes the expression of the T cell growth factor, IL-2.