Category: Recent Announcements

New Lab Members

Meet our newest lab members: Danielle Llaneza, Jessica Moskaluk, & Anna Mendelson .

New NIH R01 Funded

Associate Elizabeth (Beth) Sharlow, Associate Director of the Fiske Drug Discovery Laboratory, has just received a $1.2 million R01 grant from the NIH to develop a precision high content screening…

Newest publication on PTP4A3

Read these newest papers from 2019.

Dr. Kelley McQueeney graduates

Kelley McQueeney successfully defended her PhD thesis and will graduate with her PhD from UVA this May. We wish her well in her postdoctoral studies at Harvard and the Dana…

Beth Sharlow reviews the values of drug repurposing

In the December issue of Assay and Drug Development Technologies (volume 14, pages 554-556, DOI: 10.1089/adt.2016.766), Beth Sharlow authored a paper entitled Revisiting Repurposing, which reviews the value of screening…

Graduate student Sumera Noreen departs

We were delighted to have Sumera Noreen, who is a graduate student at the Institute of Chemistry at the University of the Punjab in Lahore Pakistan, visit with us for…

Kelley McQueeney wins 2016 ASPET Travel Award

Graduate student Kelley McQueeney received a travel award for the 2016 Experimental Biology meeting in San Diego from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Congratulations Kelley.

Kelley McQueeney wins the 2015 Robert Haynes Award

Congratulations to Kelley for winning the 2015 Department of Pharmacology Robert Haynes Award

New Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Grant

We are excited to announce that we were recently awarded a new grant with George Bloom (Biology and Cell Biology) to seek new drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer's Disease.