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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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03.17.2020
News

Dr. Suresh Kumar has been awarded the first CoV2 pilot award by the AIM Center. As the world continues to rally against Covid-19, the AIM center hopes to be at the forefront of CoV2 research. 

03.06.2020
News

With much regret a difficult decision had been made due to the uncertainty with the Coronavirus threat to postpone the AIM symposium and annual meeting until November 12th-13th....

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.

Research Opportunities at AIM

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.