Inside UW-Madison features the work of Igor Slukvin
Dr. Igor Slukvin’s work on turning stem cells into blood cells was recently published in the journal Nature Communications and was featured in the weekly UW-Madison news. The work identifies two genetic pathways which convert undifferentiated stem cells into red and white blood cells.
Donna Peters Receives 2-yr, $100K BrightFocus Award
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Donna Peters, PhD, has been awarded a two year, $100K grant from the BrightFocus Foundation to investigate ways to prevent the abnormal buildup of proteins in the eye that can cause glaucoma.