CTMR Sponsors the 2024 Myofilament Meeting

The CTMR is proud to sponsor the Cardiovascular Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2024 Myofilament Meeting: Contractile Systems, Mechanobiology & Regulation: Novel Concepts Technologies & Applications held in Madison, Wisconsin, May 18-21, 2024. CTMR Director, Mike Regnier, is part of the Scientific Organizing Committee for the event, a speaker at the Oral Session on Myofilament-Based…

The CTMR is a Proud Sponsor of the 2024 Cardiac Regulatory Mechanisms Gordon Research Conference

The CTMR is a Proud Sponsor of the 2024 Cardiac Regulatory Mechanisms Gordon Research Conference Two of our CTMR Directors, Mike Regnier and Jen Davis, will present their research at the conference. And CTMR Investigator, Rong Tian, is co-Chairing the event happening June 23-28, 2024, at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire. Jennifer Davis…

CTMR Faculty- Valerie Daggett- to Present the UW University Faculty Lecture

Congratulations to CTMR investigator Dr. Valerie Daggett for being awarded the UW 2023 University Faculty Lecture award! Dr. Daggett will present her work at the 47th annual University Faculty Lecture. Please see the event information below and more information here. Valerie Daggett, PhD David and Nancy Auth Endowed Professor in the Department of Bioengineering Talk…

Call for Applications: Wellstone MDSRC Trainees

The Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Center (MDSRC) at the University of Washington Invites Grant Applications for: Graduate and Postdoctoral Research or Training in Muscular Dystrophies The Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Center seeks applications from pre- and post-doctoral trainees, or other individuals in mentored training positions in basic,…

Join us tomorrow (Feb 29th) for a seminar by Dr. Silvia Blemker, Univ of Virginia

The CTMR is thrilled to be hosting Dr. Silvia Blemker, Robert Thomson Distinguished Professor in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia. Dr. Blemker will visit us in Seattle tomorrow, February 29th, to present at the Breakfast Club Seminar Series and visit with UW researchers throughout the day. Please see the details on the flyer…

Farid Moussavi-Harami Receives the Paul F. Cranefield Award

Congratulations to CTMR faculty investigator Farid Moussavi-Harami, Assistant Professor in the UW Division of Cardiology, for receipt of the¬†Paul F. Cranefield award from the Council of the Society of General Physiologists. The award, reserved for a truly noteworthy paper, is to recognize an independent young investigator who has published an outstanding article in the Journal…

Congratulations to Jeff Chamberlain for receiving the MDA Legacy Award

Congratulations to CTMR faculty member Jeff Chamberlain for receipt of the 2024 Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Legacy Award for Achievement in Research. Jeff is a leading investigator in gene therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). This award is presented for outstanding contributions to translational neuromuscular disease research and will be presented at the 2024 MDA…

Regnier Lab Hosts Invited Guest Speaker- Romi Castillo

The Regnier Lab is hosting Doctoral Candidate, Romi Castillo, from Dr. Jil Tardiff’s lab at the University of Arizona. Romi was a former undergraduate student at UW, and studied the effects of dATP on acto-myosin interactions using the in vitro motility assay with Saffie Mohran in the Regnier Lab. She will be presenting her current…