News and Events
Three new members joined our lab: Drs. Mohamed El Massry ( Sept 4th,2020), Christopher Dustin (Nov 2nd, 2020) and Damir Dracun (Nov 11th, 2020).
Dr. Patrick Pagano presented the Arthur C. Corcoran Memorial Lecture at the AHA Hypertension Scientific Sessions on Friday, September 6, 2019. The lecture is presented annually by a distinguished honoree from the field of hypertension. Congrats, Patrick!
Dr. Patrick Pagano presented the 2019 Arthur C. Corcoran Memorial Lecture this past weekend at the AHA Hypertension Scientific Sessions. The lecture is presented annually by a distinguished honoree from the field of hypertension. Congrats, Patrick! #Hypertension19 pic.twitter.com/2n75IXcwRV— Vascular Med. Inst. (@PittVMI) September 10, 2019
The results of a recent Pagano Lab study “suggest that targeting TSP1, CD47, or Nox1 could delay or reverse cellular senescence in the endothelium, which could help improve the quality of life for the growing aging population.” (Source)
Meijles DN, Sahoo S, al Ghouleh I, Amaral JH, Bienes-Martinez R, Knupp HE, Attaran S, Sembrat JC, Nouraie SM, Rojas MM, Novelli EM, Gladwin MT, Isenberg JS, Cifuentes-Pagano E, Pagano PJ. The matricellular protein TSP1 promotes human and mouse endothelial cell senescence through CD47 and Nox1. Sci. Signal. 10, eaaj1784 (2017).
Congratulations Ana for winning a judged poster presentation award at the Council on Hypertension ! A very significant achievement!!
Congratulations, Ana! Graduate Student Anastasia Gorelova is the recipient of the Ignarro Award for a second consecutive year.
Congratulations Yao! Dr. Li was awarded an AHA Fellowship entitled ” Nox in Aging”
Congratulations Patrick Pagano who received the 2015-2016 Distinguished Mentor Award given by the Biomedical Graduate Student Association!
Read Dr. Pagano’s Mentorship Philosophy:
“Holism and the Wonder of Science”