STARS Presentations 2014–2016

2015

How Neurons Communicate at Synapses

By Jose Rizo-Rey, Ph.D., Professor, Biophysics
Presented at the Neuroscience Basic Science Symposium 
October 10, 2015
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How We Use Animal Studies to Understand Recovery from Brain Injury

By Anne Stowe, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Presented at the Neuroscience Basic Science Symposium 
October 10, 2015
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Evolutionary Arms Races Produce Unusual Weapons or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love a Pseudokinase

By Michael Reese, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmacology 
Presented at the What Parasites Can Teach Us Mini-Symposium 
September 14, 2015
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It’s No Fluke! Using Planarians to Understand Parasitic Schistosomes

By James Collins, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmacology 
Presented at the What Parasites Can Teach Us Mini-Symposium 
September 14, 2015
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The Role of Infectious Fear During the Dallas 2014 Ebola Crisis

By John T. Carlo, M.D., M.S., Chief Executive Officer, AIDS Arms, Inc. 
Presented at the Better Health Through Epidemiology Mini-Symposium 
January 5, 2015
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New Insights into the Epidemiology of Heart Disease: Three New Stories from the Dallas Heart Study

By James De Lemos, Ph.D., Professor, Internal Medicine, Cardiology 
Presented at the Better Health Through Epidemiology Mini-Symposium 
January 5, 2015
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2014

How do Drugs Act?

By Joseph Albanesi, Ph.D., Professor, Pharmacology  
Presented at the Drugs: The Good, and Breaking Bad Basic Science Symposium  
October 11, 2014
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Chemistry Behind the Development of New Therapeutics

By John MacMillan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biochemistry 
Presented at the Drugs: The Good, and Breaking Bad Basic Science Symposium  
October 11, 2014
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Addiction and Illegal Drugs

By Eva LaDow, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer, Honors and Neuroscience, UT Dallas   
Presented at the Drugs: The Good, and Breaking Bad Basic Science Symposium  
October 11, 2014
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Understanding Cellular Systems Using Genome Data

By Kimberly Reynolds, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Green Center for Systems Biology 
Presented at the Bioinformatics: Making Sense of It All Mini-Symposium 
September 22, 2014
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Good Fences Make Good Neighbors: Maintaining Symbiotic Relationships with our Intestinal Bacteria

By Lora Hooper, Ph.D., Professor, Immunology
Presented at the Microbes, Friends and Foe Mini-Symposium
January 6, 2014
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A Re-interpretation of Borders: A Lesson Learned from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Pathogenesis

By Michael Shiloh, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Microbiology
Presented at the Microbes, Friends and Foe Mini-Symposium
January 6, 2014
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