2013 Grants in Progress (GiPs)


 Paco Andrade

“Loss of eye muscle-specific myosin impacts extraocular muscle structure and function”

Wednesday, October 23, 2013


 Gregory Frolenkov

“Nano-physiology of hair cell mechanotransduction”

 October 20, 2013


Jon Satin

“I wanted to talk about our yellow fluorescent protein fused to L-type calcium channel knockin mice but they are taking too $%# long to breed & so I will discuss calmodulin mutations in infants with epilepsy &/or sudden cardiac arrest & how this new, exciting WiP has something to do with L-type Ca channels & you all can tell me which one of the other 999 binding partners of calmodulin might create areas of mutual benefit for potential funding”

Wednesday, November 6, 2013


 Tim McClintock

Mechanisms of Odorant Discrimination

 Wednesday, November 20, 2013


John Gensel, Ph.D.

“Vacillating Macrophages and the Enigmatic SCI Environment ”

Wednesday, December 4, 2013


Moriel Vandsburger, Ph.D.

“Completely non-invasive imaging of myocardial fibrosis with MRI”

Wednesday, December 11, 2013


Karyn Esser, Ph.D.

“Why does muscle weakness predict mortality?  A systems physiology question”

Wednesday, December 18, 2013