2018 Fall Pilot Project Awards

December 7, 2018 | Jackie

Project 201810 Title: A tissue‐specific model to study heterogeneous mast cell phenotype using extracellular matrix hydrogels. PI: Glenn Cruse, Dept. of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, NCSU Co-I: Donald Feytes, Joint Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, UNC/NCSU Project...

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Duke Energy playing games with coal ash testing in Cape Fear River, scientist says

October 2, 2018 | Jackie

Duke Energy’s assurance that the Cape Fear River is not contaminated by coal ash is being met with skepticism from some scientists. They say the Charlotte-based power company’s limited sample of surface water — in...

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CHHE Call for Pilot Project Proposals

September 9, 2018 | Jackie

Due to inclement weather, the deadline for proposals has been extended to September 24th, 2018. The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing its request for applications (RFA) for pilot...

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Call for CHHE Pilot Project Proposals

August 23, 2018 | Jackie

The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing its request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Fall 2018. Applications will be due on September 17, 2018. The...

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Cadmium Exposure Linked to Epigenetic Disruption at DNA Regulatory Regions

June 4, 2018 | Jackie

NIEHS-funded researchers identified hotspots in the human genome that are susceptible to epigenetic changes after cadmium exposure. Led by Michael Cowley, Ph.D., and Cathrine Hoyo, Ph.D., at the North Carolina State University Center for Human Health...

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2018 Spring Pilot Project Awards

May 21, 2018 | Jackie

Project 201801 Title: Gestational Effects of Low Dose Cd Exposure on Epigenetic Regulation of Metabolism PI: Scott Belcher, Dept. of Biological Sciences, NCSU Co-I: Theresa C. Guillette, Dept. of Biological Sciences, NCSU Project 201802 Title:...

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Congratulations to our CHHE members!

May 8, 2018 | Jackie

  Congratulations to our CHHE members who were recently recognized with prestigious awards from the University. Matthew Breen, Chris Frey, Cathrine Hoyo, David Muddiuman, Coby Schal, and Fred Wright all received the Research Leadership Academy...

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Dr. Jeff Enders, Mass Spectrometrist Joins CHHE Systems Technology Core

December 22, 2017 | Jackie

Jeff will use state-of-the-art LC MS/MS techniques to conduct small molecule analyses and both discovery and targeted proteomics. In addition, ICP MS will soon be available in the CHHE Systems Technology Core. Jeff is available...

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2nd Annual CHHE Symposium: Epigenetics, Environment and Human Health

December 4, 2017 | Jackie

The CHHE Second Annual Science Symposium will explore the importance of epigenetics in linking environmental exposures to human health and disease, covering the spectrum from fundamental biological mechanisms to novel therapeutic approaches. The Symposium will feature guest speakers at...

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CHHE Pilot Project – Request for Applications (RFA)

November 29, 2017 | Jackie

The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing a new request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Spring 2018. The overarching objective of the Center for Human...

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