News: Susan Wente

ASCB Honors Wente

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Susan Wente, Ph.D., associate vice chancellor for Research and professor of Cell & Developmental Biology, is the recipient of the 2011 Women in Cell Biology Senior Career Recognition Award from the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB). The award is given to senior researchers “whose outstanding scientific achievements are coupled with a long-standing record of […]

Epithelial Biology Center Hosts Inaugural Symposium

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Cutting-edge science from across the country was on display last week during the inaugural Epithelial Biology Center symposium at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. In addition to several Vanderbilt researchers, speakers included Joan Brugge, Ph.D., chair of Cell Biology at Harvard Medical School, and James Nelson, Ph.D., professor of Biology at Stanford University. Epithelial cells make […]

Translational Pathology Shared Resource Created

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is building a “pathology powerhouse” to translate basic science discoveries into new treatments and prevention of human disease. The Translational Pathology Shared Resource will consolidate and expand the existing Human Tissue Acquisition and Pathology Shared Resource and the Immunohistochemistry Core, and will add Comparative Pathology services and expertise. By increasing the […]

Seven VU Faculty Honored

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Nashville, Tenn. – Seven Vanderbilt University faculty members, including 6 who are members of the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, have been elected Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), an honor bestowed upon them by their AAAS peers. They are among 503 AAAS members from around the country who achieved this honor […]