We would like to send a big shout out to our MIIR award winners who recently attended the Experimental Biology Chicago 2017 Conference!

Pauline Marck, Ph.D., was recognized by the Research Recognition Award of the American Physiological Society – Cell and Molecular Physiology- Section. Her presentation was entitled “Cardiac structure and function in mice with cardiomyocyte-specific knockout of Na+/K+-ATPase α1-isoform”. Well done, Dr. Marck!

Laura Kutz, Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. candidate, was awarded the Robert Gunn Award of the American Physiological Society – Cell and Molecular Physiology- Section for her work entitled “Isoform-specific role of Na/K-ATPase α1 in skeletal muscle growth and performance”. Way to go Laura!