Unraveling the Principles of the Epigenome Evolution

Monday, June 11, 2012

Utilizing Human, rodent and pig cells, key epigenetic markers are compared to understand how this epignomic system evolved. ‚ÄúComparative epigenomics reveals regulatory features of the genome that cannot…

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hESC Derived Germ Cells Used as a Tool to Study Steroid Hormones Found in the Environment

Monday, June 11, 2012

Endocrine active compounds such as estradiol and testosterone can be found throughout our environment in the water supply, food and other avenues. These compounds can lead to abnormal…

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Congrats to Kaitlin Jones for Coming in 4th at the CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Kaitlin Jones represented the pig stroke model research and development group at this years 2nd Annual College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Research Symposium. Her in-depth discussion…

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New publication from the West Lab “Progress toward generating informative porcine biomedical models using induced pluripotent stem cells.”

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Learn more about how pig induced pluripotent stem cells may potentially change the landscape of biomedical models. Read about it in the Annals of the New York Academy…

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Diverse Magazine Recognizes Dr. West as an Emerging Scholar in 2012

Friday, January 6, 2012

Dr. West was recognized by Diverse Magazine as an Emerging Scholar in 2012. The article profiles him and 11 other emerging scholars from various disciplines. Read more about…

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