Cobb Lab News

      News in 2016

  • December 13
    Liz Zhang's paper: "Chemoattractant concentration–dependent tuning of ERK signaling dynamics in migrating neutrophils" got accepted and published at Science Signaling (full text)
  • December 6
    Clinton Taylor defended his dissertation!!
  • November 17 
    Pearl Wichaidit and Tom Lo celebrated the birth of their son, Hugo
  • October 10
    Mike Kalwat's paper: "Insuling promoter-driven Gaussia luciferase-based insulin secretion biosensor assay for discovery of β-cell glucose-sensing pathways" got accepted and published at ACS Sensors (full text)
  • February 12
    Congratulations to Curtis Thorne! He is the Haberecht Wildhare-Idea Research Grant Award winner (for the postdoctoral scholar)
  • February 2
    Mike Kalwat's paper: "Isoxazole alters metabolites and gene expression, decreasing proliferation and promoting a neuroendocrine phenotype in β-cells." got accepted at ACS Chem Biol and now available online
  • January 15
    Curtis Thorne is one of the 4 finalists on Excellence in Postdoctoral Research award


      News in 2015

  • August 14, 2015
    Min He defended her dissertation
  • August 13, 2015
    Zhimin Huang finished her exchange scholar training in Cobb lab and went back to China 
  • August 10, 2015
    Joel Villarreal joins Cobb lab
  • June 22, 2015
    Elizabeth Zhang defended her dissertation
  • May 6, 2015
    Anwesha Ghosh defended her dissertation
  • April 22, 2015
    Min He attended the Small Cell Lung Cancer Workshop at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Research Institute in New York City
  • January 2015
    Hashem Dbouk accepts postdoctoral fellowship from the American Heart Association


      News in 2014

  • December 15, 2014
    Mike and Danielle Kalwat celebrated the birth of their daughter, Clara
  • December 2, 2014
    Andres Lorente-Rodriguez and Alexis Barina celebrated the birth of their second daughter, Elena
  • December 1, 2014
    Pearl Wichaidit joins Cobb lab
  • September, 2014
    Curtis Thorne accepts K99 award from NIDDK
  • August, 2014
    Curtis Thorne, Liz Zhang, and Shanshan Liu join Cobb lab, as Steve Altschuler and Lani Wu bid a fond farewell to UTSW and moved to UCSF
  • June 10, 2014
    Several lab members attend the Gordon Conference on Phosphorylation and G Protein Signaling Networks
  • June 3, 2014
    Marcy Guerra accepts position at StemSynergy Therapeutics