Department of Physiology
- Brian Gulbransen, Ph.D. on the cover of Cell & Molecular Gastroenterology & Hepatology
In January's issue of Cell & Molecular Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Brian Gulbransen, Ph.D. and colleagues show how enteric glia mediate neuron death in colitis. "Our work provides the first evidence of glial activation as a driver of enteric neurodegeneration."
- Brian Gulbransen, Ph.D. Receives the 2016 Beverly Petterson Bishop Award for Excellence in Neuroscience
$20,000 will be awarded to the Department of Physiology at Michigan State University on behalf of Dr. Gulbransen for use in his research program.
- Congratulations NatSci Faculty and Staff Award Winners
Pictured from left to right are Dr. C. Lee Cox (department chair), Dr. Susanne Mohr (CNS Teacher-Scholar Award Winner), Amy Porter (CNS Staff Employee of the Year) and L. Karl Olson (CNS Undergraduate Teaching Award).