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Laboratories in Ross Hall Renovated to Support Growing Research Community at GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Laboratories in Ross Hall Renovated to Support Growing Research Community at GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences
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Research Trends

Augmenting the research portfolio and elevating its prominence through enhanced quality and impact.

Research Trends
Environmental of lab

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Core Facilities

These facilities offer a wide range of services, including cutting-edge technologies and high-end instrumentation coupled with technical support for research.

Core Facilities

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Reopening Laboratory Research at SMHS
Plans for Reopening Laboratory Research at SMHS
Roster for SMHS Reopening Committees
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Research News

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Alberto Bosque, PhD, MBA, assistant professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, and his research team published in PLOS Pathogens finding a multiple sclerosis drug may be used to block HIV infection and reduce the latent reservoir.

Juan Reyes, MD, and Shant Ayanian, MD, both assistant professors of medicine, published research in the journal Future Medicine, finding five biomarkers associated with higher odds of clinical deterioration and death in COVID-19 patients. 

Alejandro Villagra, PhD, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences

 Alejandro Villagra, PhD, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine, and his research team published a new study in Cancer Research, finding the genetic modifier HDAC6 controls tumor growth and halts metastasis in triple-negative breast cancer in vivo.

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