Timeline of Past News

  • October 2016: We presented data at the UCSD Cardiovascular Science Conference and the SDMRC seminar series.
  • October 2016: Contributing to an article on obscurin function published in AJP-Cell Physiology.
  • September 2016: Contributing to an article on titin I-band pathomechanism published in Open Biology.
  • September 2016: Green Lab Certified. We aim to do sustainable research to preserve the planets resources. More information can be found at GreenLabs@UCSD and my green lab.
  • September 2016: Our lab presented data at the Alternative Muscle Club Meeting 2016.
  • August 2016: We presented some of our data on the DCM project at Karolinska Institutet.
  • August 2016: Lauren presented some data at the Summer Research Conference.
  • July 2016: New article on muscle ankyrin repeat protein functions for dilated cardiomyopathy development published in Nature Communications.
  • June 2016: We presented data on the obscurin project at a one day satellite workshop at Loyola University Chicago.
  • May 2016: Paige successfully defends her Masters Thesis on Cullin-Ring ligase functions for muscle differentiation.
  • May 2016: Lauren receives a 2016 Ledell Science and Engineering Undergraduate Research Scholarship to work on a summer project in the lab.
  • April 2016: We presented some of our data at the 2016 ISHR conference.
  • April 2016: Lauren presented some of our data at the 2016 UCSD Undergrad Research Conference.
  • April 2016: Announcing the 2016 AMC Meeting in San Diego.
  • December 2015: We presented data at the 2015 ASCB conference.
  • November 2015: Lauren presented her data at the FISP symposium.
  • November 2015: We will present data on obscurin functions at the ASCB 2015 meeting.
  • September 2015: Jordan receives a Poster Award for his research at the EMC 2015.
  • September 2015: We presented data at the European Muscle Conference 2015 in Warsaw, Poland.
  • September 2015: We presented our work at the Alternative Muscle Club Meeting in Tucson, AZ.
  • June 2015: Contributing to a manuscript on cypher and ENH protein function for cardiac development.
  • June 2015: Lauren Waller receives a fellowship to present some of our data at this years UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium.
  • June 2015: We presented some of our data on obscurin protein functions in heart at this years ISHR meeting in Seattle.
  • May 2015: Undergraduate Researcher Nour Marogy receives the 2015 Ledell Family Science and Engineering Undergraduate Research Scholarship to work on a project in the lab.
  • April 2015: Undergraduate Researchers Paige Shapiro, Lauren Waller and Stephanie Myers present our work at the UCSD undergraduate conference. Here are the photos.
  • April 2015: Undergraduate Researcher Stephanie Myers receives a EUREKA! Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship.
  • March 2015: Contributing the chapter "How to maintain a working heart - Waste Disposal and Recycling in Cardiomyocytes" to the book "Cardiac Cytoarchitecture".
  • March 2015: Contributing to an editorial on Cathepsin functions: "Cathepsins in Heart Disease - Chewing on the Heartache?".
  • February 2015: Jordan Blondelle receives a Philippe Foundation PostDoc Fellowship.
  • February 2015: Undergraduate Researcher Lauren Waller receives a Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Undergraduate Fellowship to work on a project in collaboration with Dr. McCulloch in the Dept. of Bioengineering.
  • December 2014: Contributing to an article on biomechanical stretch in cardiomyocytes. Read the article here.
  • November 2014: Undergraduate Researchers presented their work at this years SCCUR meeting. More information in the lab blog.
  • November 2014: Launching the San Diego Muscle Research Center homepage and the Research Resources Wiki-Page.
  • October 2014: We presented data on muscle ankyrin repeat protein functions at a San Diego Muscle Research Center Seminar.
  • October 2014: We presented data at the Frontiers of Proteomics Research Symposium at UC San Diego.
  • August 2014: New article on muscle ankyrin repeat protein functions. Read the article here.
  • August 2014: Stephanie Myers, Paige Shapiro and Lauren Waller presented data from their undergraduate research project at this years Alternative Muscle Club Meeting in San Diego.
  • August 2014: Stephanie Myers presented our data at the UCSD Summer Research Conference.
  • August 2014: We are working on the next Alternative Muscle Club Meeting in San Diego.
    Meeting Date: Friday, August 29. 2014.
  • July 2014: Contributing to a postdoc career seminar on the K99/R00 application process at UC San Diego.
  • June 2014: Stephanie Myers presented data at the UCSD Biology Student Research Showcase 2014.
  • May 2014: We presented our data at the ISHR meeting in Miami, Florida.
  • April 2014: Undergraduate Researcher Paige Shapiro receives the Ledell Family Research Scholarship to work on a project in the lab.
  • April 2014: Undergraduate Researcher Stephanie Myers receives the Doris A. Howell Scholarship to work on a project in the lab.
  • March 2014: Contributing to a 'letter to the editors' on HMERF disease etiology
  • February 2014: We presented a poster at the Biophysics Conference in San Francisco.
  • January 2014: Article on muscle ankyrin repeat protein functions accepted in 'Anatomical Records'. More details coming soon.