Please join us on Wednesday, May 4th, at 9:30 AM (Forum Hall, Palmer Commons) as the Giger lab presents the weekly CDB departmental seminar. Giger Lab members will speak on the topic below: Building, breaking down, and re-building the nervous system.
On March 19th, 2022 graduate student Ryan Passino presented a talk at the CNS Injury and Repair Gordon Research Conference titled “Integrin-aM/CD11b has an Inhibitory Effect on Optic Nerve Regeneration”. Great job, Ryan!
Matt, Mitre, and Karen were awarded the Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant! Congratulations to our trainees!
Please join us for the defense of Lucas Huffman “More than Clearing the Clutter: The Imperative Role of Efferocytosis in Repair and Reprogramming in the Damaged Nervous System” Date: Friday, June 25, 2021 Time: 10AM EST Location: Zoom “More than Clearing the Clutter: The Imperative Role of Efferocytosis in Repair and Immune Reprogramming in the Damaged Nervous System” Dr. Roman Giger, Chair Evolutionarily, the nervous…
The Giger lab is proud to announce the publication of our latest paper through ELife “Analysis of the immune response to sciatic nerve injury identifies efferocytosis as a key mechanism of nerve debridement.” Thank you to everyone involved! https://elifesciences.org/articles/60223