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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY December 2013 | Archived Issues

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Surgery Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds

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Surgery Scheduling

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Faculty Members Receive Grants

Four faculty members in the Department of Surgery have recently received grants.:

  • Dolores Di Vizio, MD, PhD, received a grant from the Avon Foundation for Women titled "Large Oncosomes in Tumor Tissues and in the Circulation of Patients With Aggressive Breast Cancer" in the amount of $300,000.
  • Dan Gazit, PhD, DMD, received a California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) Early Translational IV research grant titled "Gene Targeting to Endogenous Stem Cells for Segmental Bone Fracture Healing" in the amount of $5.2 million over three years.
  • Jayoung Kim, PhD, received the University of California, Davis, West Coast Metabolomics Center pilot grant titled "Urinary Metabolites in IC/PBS Diagnosis."
  • Jayoung Kim, PhD, and Jennifer Anger, MD, are co-principal investigators of a project that received a National Institutes of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases grant titled "Urinary Metabolites in IC/PBS Diagnosis" in the amount of $416,000.