Congrats to Aakanksha on a successful defense! 

Aakanksha successfully defended her PhD this summer! With 3 peer reviewed publications and 12 conference preceedings, Aakanksha is now Dr. Jha!


Congrats to Aakanksha on her SOCS paper

SOCS1-KIR Peptide in PEGDA Hydrogels Reduces Pro-Inflammatory Macrophage Activation! Read about our collaboration with Dr. Larkin! 


Congrats to Michele on her PLOSOne Article!

Generation and characterization of two immortalized dermal fibroblast cell lines from the spiny mouse! Michele's cells are now available at ATCC!



Congrats to the lab for the NSF CAREER Award! Special shoutout to Aakanksha- her thesis work supported the proposed work!


Congrats to Holly, Michele, Justin, and Alison for presenting at Society for Biomaterials!

Holly, Michele, Justin, and Alison presented updates from their research at 2023 Society for Biomaterials Annual Conference!


Funding Alert: 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award Renewal!

We've been awarded the 3M NTFA for 2023! We are grateful to 3M for their continued support!

Fall 2023 UPDATES


Sept 2023

Welcome Nana Owusu-Boaity, our newest postdoctoral fellow! We are so excited to have you!

Aug 2023

Dr. Moore gives seminar at UIUC for the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology!

July 2023

Congrats to Aakanksha for successfully defending her PhD from UF BME in July 2023! The Moore Lab's first PhD!

May 2023

Funding Alert: NSF CAREER Award! Macrophages, ECM, and integrin receptors!

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