Student Ryan Cassidy had his first-author paper, A lateral hypothalamus to basal forebrain neurocircuit promotes feeding by suppressing responses to anxiogenic environmental cues, published on the cover of the journal Science Advances on March 6. Cassidy is affiliated with the M.D./Ph.D. and Neuroscience Programs. His advisor is Qingchun Tong, Ph.D.
This article was written by GSBS student Ryan Nini, the third place winner of the GSBS Student Science Writing Contest. Nini is affiliated with the Program in Cancer Biology and his advisor is Peter Friedl, M.D., Ph.D.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences student Rosa Santana Carrero had a first-authored paper titled IL-15 is a component of the inflammatory milieu in the tumor microenvironment promoting antitumor responsespublished in the January issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS). She is affiliated with the GSBS Program in Immunology and her advisor is Kimberly S. Schluns, Ph.D.
This article was written by GSBS student Kelly Kisling, the second place winner of the GSBS Student Science Writing Contest. Kisling is affiliated with the Program in Medical Physics and his advisor is Laurence Court, Ph.D.