Deven Strief receives an ICRU fellowship for Summer 2022.  Deven was also named to the UI President's list for SP22.
May 20, 2022

Deven is a second year Biomedical Sciences major and will be working on a project: Defining Activation States of Microglial Cells in Human Postmortem Brain Tissues.

Ryan Betters awarded a Kwak-Ferguson Fellowship

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Congrats to Neuroscience Graduate Student, Ryan Betters! Ryan won the 2021 Kwak-Ferguson fellowship award for his research regarding neurodegenerative diseases.

Shelley Lee defends Master's Thesis

Friday, April 30, 2021
Congratulations to Shelley Lee for presenting an excellent research seminar and successfully defending her M.S. (with thesis) in the iBio Program.

Lizzy Kruse receives Lowden Prize for Outreach and Engagement in Biology

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Congratulations to Lizzy Kruse, one of two recipients of the Lowden Prize for Outreach and Engagement in Biology.

Hussein Herz receives Master's of Science degree

Sunday, December 15, 2019
Hussein Herz completed his M.S. in the iBio Program.  Congratulations, Hussein!

Lizzy Kruse receives 2019 INI Summer Scholar Award

Monday, March 11, 2019
Lizzy Kruse received a summer scholar award from the Iowa Neuroscience Institute to study effects of microglial depletion in mouse models of neuropathology.

Lizzy Kruse receives ICRU Summer Fellowship

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Lizzy Kruse received a summer research fellowship from the Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates (ICRU) to study the functional roles of microglial cells in mouse models of neuropathology.  

Anya Kim received a Fulbright Research Award to conduct research in Spain

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Anya Kim will study microglia in the context of neurodegenerative diseases, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). 

New pilot grant from the UI Center for Hypertension

Saturday, July 15, 2017
The one-year pilot grant, “Nanoscale Therapeutics to Reduce Microglial-mediated CNS Inflammation Associated with Hypertension Sensitization,” supports a collaborative project between the Dailey lab (Biology), the lab of Dr. Alan Kim Johnson (Psychological & Brain Sciences), and the lab of Dr. Aliasger Salem (Laboratory of Advanced Drug and Gene Delivery, UI College of Pharmacy).  

Robert Taylor, Jr. receives Masters of Science degree

Thursday, June 15, 2017
Congratulations to Robert Taylor for completing his Masters of Science degree in the iBio Program.