The foundation was able to fund 3 more scholars!
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Check out Dr. Burton’s APS/RAF spotlight discussing his new Grant looking into the role of Cannabinoid Receptors as an opioid alternative.
Phagocytosis Assay – Primary Macrophages are incubated with fluorescent beads after treatment with a chemotherapeutic drug – Picture Taken by Ruchira G. On the Zeiss AxioObserver 7
Primary macrophages – White outlined cells are CD68 positive and smaller red and white cells are CD68 and CD206 positive. Taken by Olympus FV1200 LSM Confocal
Jessica Tierney was selected to receive the Larry Cauller Undergraduate Research Travel Award! She will use this award to attend the 2018 Society for Neuroscience conference in San Diego, California from November 3-7. She will present findings from work on her project titled: “Palmitic Acid induces pain behavior via Toll-like receptor-4 (TLR4) on Sensory Neurons“.