November 2022

August 2022

Former postoc Mark Chandy presents journal club with Yoel Sitbon from CSEQUENCE and presents our recent manuscript, “Cannabinoid receptor 1 antagonist genistein attenuates marijuana-induced vascular inflammation”.

And congratulations for being appointed as the Barnett-Ivey Heart & Stroke Chair at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

June 2022

Congrats to Nerea Jimenez Tellez for receiving the 2022 AHA Tobacco Center for Regulatory Science(A-TRAC) fellowship for early career investigators in tobacco regulatory science (TRS) for the 2022-2023 cycle, which started in Sept 2022.

Congratulations to Dr. Wu for being selected as an Academician of Academia Sinica in Taiwan

Taipei Times: Top research institute selects 19 new members

Congrats to Xu Cao for receiving a 2-year NASA postdoctoral research fellowship to study effecs of space radiation.

Dr. Wu interviewed in New York Times on application of CRISPR gene editing for heart diseases

May 2022

Congrats to Thomas Wei, Mark Chandy, and Masa Nishiga for their Cell paper on marijuana-induced vascular inflammation: 
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April 2022

Congrats to Dr. Karim Sallam on his Circulation letter on "Modeling Effects of Immunosuppressive Drugs on Human Hearts Using Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell–Derived Cardiac Organoids and Single-Cell RNA Sequencing"

March 2022

Congratulations to Stanford medical student Brian Yu for receiving a 1-year AHA Predoctoral Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr. Mao Zhang for receiving a 3-year Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) postdoctoral fellowship.

Congratulations to Dr. Bernardo Bonilauri for receiving a 2-year American Heart Association postdoctoral fellowship.

Congratulations to Dr. Nadjet Belbachir for receiving a 3-year American Heart Association Career Development Award.

February 2022

Congratulation to Dr. Masataka Nishiga for publishing in Nature Cardiovascular Review on CRISPR tools in cardiovascular medicine

January 2022

Congratulations to Stanford medical student Brian Yu for receiving the Dorothy Dee & Marjorie Helene Boring Trust Research Award