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JBC’s Editors’ Picks: Inhibition of CD36 reduces visceral fat accumulation and improves insulin resistance in diet-induced obese BDNF Val66Met mice
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Journal of Biological Chemistry

On June 18, a paper with an aim to reduce obesity authored by Burke Neurological Institute’s Preclinical Stroke Modeling Laboratory was determined to be in the top 2 percent of manuscripts with significance and overall importance for the yea

Dr. Victor Wong Wins Diversity Award for NeuroTrauma2018
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International and National Neurotrauma Societies and AANS/CNS Section in Toronto, Canada

Dr. Victor Wong, a postdoctoral fellow of the Laboratory for Axonal and RNA Biology at Burke Neurological Institute, is a recipient of a diversity award to attend NeuroTrauma2018 in Toronto, Canada held August 11 to 16.

Dr. Raj RatanAccepts invitation to serve on a study section for the NIH Center for Scientific Review
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Nation Institutes of Health (NIH)
With great honor, Dr. Raj Ratan, executive director of Burke Neurological Institute, has been invited to serve as a member of the Neural Oxidative Metabolism and Death Study Section, Center for Scientific Review for the term beginning July 01, 2018 and ending June 30, 2024.

Recent Publications

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Editors’ Picks
Yang J, Park KW, Cho S.
J Biol Chem. 2018 Jun 18. pii: jbc.RA118.002405. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA118.002405. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on Journal of Biological Chemistry
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Journal Article
Mohammed H, Hollis ER.
Neurotherapeutics. 2018 Jun 7. doi: 10.1007/s13311-018-0638-z. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
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Journal Article
Tapias V, Jainuddin S, Ahuja M, Stack C, Elipenahli C, Vignisse J, Gerges M, Starkova N, Xu H, Starkov AA, Bettendorff L, Hushpulian DM, Smirnova NA, Gazaryan IG, Kaidery NA, Wakade S, Calingasan NY, Thomas B, Gibson GE, Dumont M, Beal MF.
Hum Mol Genet. 2018 May 30. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddy201. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
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Conference Paper
Choi HJ, Kim NE, Kim J, An S, Yang SH, Ha J, Cho S, Kwon I, Kim YD, Nam HS, Heo JH.
Thromb Res. 2018 Apr 25. pii: S0049-3848(18)30324-4. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2018.04.019.
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Recent Grants

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Non-Federal
July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019
Weill Cornell Medicine
Clinical Translational Science Center (CTSC)
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Non-Federal
June 1, 2018 to May 31, 2020
New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)
Spinal Cord Injury Research Board (SCIRB)