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06.15.2020

We are deeply saddened by the news of Dr. Beth Levine's passing. Our deepest condolences to Beth's family and friends. Please take a few moments to read the memoriam below.

06.09.2020

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, The AIM Center will be hosting an eSymposium in the upcoming weeks with guest speakers from around the world. Stay tuned for more information as the guest speakers will be announced soon!

Expression of Interest

At this time, we are accepting an Expression of Interest (EOI) by prospective candidates. The Autophagy Inflammation and Metabolism Center (AIM) is planning to conduct periodic searches for competitive mentored PI (mPI) positions to be supported by the AIM P20 NIH award. 

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06.09.2020
News

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, The AIM Center will be hosting an eSymposium in the upcoming weeks with guest speakers from around the world. Stay tuned for more information as the guest speakers will...

05.18.2020
News

In addition to the International Council of Affiliate Members (ICAM), the AIM Center announces formation of  medical specialties-based sections within its newly formed National Council of Affiliate...

Metabolism Corner

02.17.2020
Metabolism

Continual efferocytic clearance of apoptotic cells (ACs) by macrophages prevents necrosis and promotes injury resolution. Macrophages take up arginine and ornithine from apoptotic cells and convert them into putrescine, augmenting continual efferocytosis and resolution of atherosclerosis.

02.17.2020
Metabolism

Macrophage mTORC1 senses protein in the diet in vivo and mediates dietary protein-driven atherosclerosis and lesion complexity by regulating mitophagy and mitochondria apoptosis.

At this time, we are accepting an Expression of Interest (EOI) by prospective candidates. The Autophagy Inflammation and Metabolism Center (AIM) is planning to conduct periodic searches for...

New postdoc position open in Dr. Vojo Deretic's laboratory to study Autophagy.