May 3, 2015:
Inoue lab got together at Earth Trek Timonium for rock climbing and various group activities [Pictures].April 16, 2015:
Takanari is featured in the American Association of Anatomists 2014 Year in Review [more].
April 1, 2015:
Cheng's review paper titled 'An intelligent nano-antenna: Primary
cilium harnesses TRP channels to decode polymodal stimuli' was accepted
for publication in Cell Calcium.
March 9, 2015:
Celebration in the Inoue lab is forthcoming:
- Emily received the Provost's Undergraduate Research Award (PURA). Congratulations Emily!
- Kester Coutinho, a 2nd year BCMB PhD student, joined our lab. Welcome Kester!
and Elmer's research performed in collaboration with Drs. Tasuku Ueno,
Hiroshi Tokumitsu, and Jin Zhang's labs titled "Compartmentalized
AMPK Signaling Illuminated by Genetically Encoded Molecular Sensors and
Actuators" was accepted for publication in Cell Reports.
- Shiva received the NSF-JSPS summer research fellowship.
February 13, 2015:
Ben's paper titled "Interplay between
chemotaxis and contact inhibition of locomotion determines exploratory
cell migration" has been accepted for publication in Nature
January 11, 2015:
The Inoue lab got together for Frank's farewell party and the semi-annual idea contest (Pictures).
December 30, 2015:
Our dear colleague, friend, and
mentor, Dr. David Yue, passed away on Dec 23, 2014. We share our
deepest condolences with the Yue family and the scientific community.
Please visit here to walk down memory lane and get a glimpse of the legacy Dr. Yue left behind.
November 24, 2014:
October 17, 2014:
Wu, a first year PhD student in Biomedical Engineering, has started a
rotation in the Inoue lab. The lab had lunch at the Technology Park to
welcome Helen! (Pictures).
August 27, 2014:
The Inoue lab welcomes Allen Kim and Budri
Abubaker-Sharif. Allen joined the lab as a PhD student in Biomedical
Engineering and Budri is doing a rotation as a MD-PhD
student. Lab Lunch at Ten Ten Ramen to celebrate the occasion (Pictures).August 14, 2014:
Lab Lunch at Ten Ten Ramen to celebrate recent publications by Allison and Shiva (Pictures).
July 15, 2014:
Toru's paper on the
DISplay technique used to turn inert cells into phagocytic ones,
capable of eating apoptotic cells, is
published in Science
Signaling (PDF) (LINK).
Sep. 2014 update: read Takanari's interview with the Medical News regarding this work.
July 7, 2014:
Publication: Shiva's paper on cascading synthetic negating Boolean
logic gates to the Rac signaling pathway is now out in ACS Synthetic
July 2, 2014:
May 7, 2014:
for being awarded the Hay Graduate Fellowship, established to support
two outstanding pre-doctoral students doing research in the
of cell biology.
who received the Provost's Undergraduate Research Award (PURA),
intended to support students in conducting undergraduate research.
April 22, 2014:
- New publication: Allison's paper is out
in Scientific Reports
April 7, 2014:
- Lab Karate outing to welcome Hideki and
his family (Pictures
and video clips).
has been awarded The Young Scientists' Prize, Commendation for Science
and Technology by the Minster of Education, Culture, Sports, Science,
and Technology in Japan. Congratulations!
- Our collaboration work with Drs.
Kobayashi and Dynlacht has been published (PDF).
April 3, 2014:
- Hideki Nakamura has joined our lab as a
new post-doc. Welcome!
March 26, 2014:
February 12, 2014:
- Takanari is
selected as the principal investigator of National Institute of
Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Silvio O. Conte
Digestive Disease Research Core Center Pilot Project. Congratulations!
- Takanari is one
of the four organizers (Jin-Der Wen, Robert Campbell, and Chiafu Chou)
of the 2015
Biophysical Society Thematic Meeting in Taiwan.
February 5, 2014:
- Shiva successfully passed her Doctoral
Board Oral. Congratulations!
December 17, 2013:
November 5, 2013:
- Takanari is the recipient of this year's
R.R. Bensley Young Investigator Award. Congratulations! (LINK)
October 10, 2013:
- Dr. Inoue has been promoted to Associate
October 3, 2013:
sucessfully defended his PhD thesis. Congratulations Dr. Lin!
July 15, 2013:
Publication: Steven and Siew Cheng's paper out in Nature Methods (PDF) (LINK)
- Allen Kim,
a new BME student, started a rotation in the lab. Welcome!
June 4, 2013:
Barbeque at Gunpowder Falls State Park (Pictures)
May 13, 2013:
Publication: Frank's review paper out in Current Opinion in Chemical
Biology (PDF) (LINK)
- Tim Wang, a
new BCMB student, started a rotation in the lab. Welcome!
March 4, 2013:
Publications: Frank's new publications out in Nature Chemical Biology (PDF) (LINK)
Chemie (PDF) (LINK)
lunch at Miss Shirley's to celebrate new publications (Pictures)
January 14, 2013:
to Fumi for winning the Albert Lehninger Young Investigators' Day Award
and Ben for winning the Paul Erhlich Young Investigators' Day Award.
Lunch/Farewell party for Yuta (Pictures)
- Lab Party
and Idea Contest (Pictures)
December 11, 2012:
Publication: Bob and Fumi's review paper out in Pflugers Archiv (PDF) (LINK)
Publication: Fumi, Shiva, and Bob's review paper out in ACS Synthetic Biology
to Fumi for receiving the JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research
Frank for receiving the National Science Council of the Republic of
China Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Abroad!
to Takanari for receiving two new young investigator awards:
Investigator, Japanese Science and Technology
Investigator Award from Pharmaceutical Society in Japan