“Telomeres are Partly Shielded from Ultraviolet-Induced Damage and Proficient for Nucleotide Excision Repair of Photoproducts”

November 9, 2015 | rcsmart

North Carolina State University Researcher and CHHE Member, Hong Wang, and her colleagues at NC State and the University of Pittsburgh have found that telomeres are protected from ultraviolet (UV) light-induced DNA damage and that...

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NIEHS EHSCC Director Dr. Gary Miller Visits NC State and CHHE

November 2, 2015 | rcsmart

Dr. Gary W. Miller, Asa Griggs Candler Professor in the Department of Environmental Health and Associate Dean for Research in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University was the speaker for the 2015...

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CHHE Hosts Specific Aims Workshop

October 21, 2015 | rcsmart

The Career Development Core of the CHHE held a Specific Aims Workshop for members on Monday, October 19th at 3:30PM Toxicology Auditorium. Dr. Christine McGahan (Core Director) gave a 20-30 minute presentation by followed by discussion/question and...

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Bonner Awarded NIEHS/NSF International Grant

October 2, 2015 | rcsmart

Jamie Bonner was awarded a grant co-funded by NIEHS and NSF (administered through NSF).  The grant will begin on Nov. 1st and will provide $320K for 3 years as part of the US-Euro Sustainable Initiative for Innovative...

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CHHE Hires COEC Project Coordinator

September 29, 2015 | rcsmart

Katy May, originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, comes to CHHE with a background in social science and community-based management of environmental issues. After earning her Master’s Degree in Environmental Management from Duke University, Katy spent the...

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CHHE Hires Bioinformatician

September 28, 2015 | rcsmart

Dereje Jima, the newly hired CHHE Bioinformatician, is located in room 1104G in the CHHE Office Suite in the Toxicology Building, please stop by and introduce yourself and discuss your bioinformatics needs! Dereje has more...

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Faculty from University of Adelaide and CHHE Meet to Develop Collaborations Involving Fetal Origins of Adult Disease

September 23, 2015 | rcsmart

Researchers at the Robinson Research Institute at University Adelaide, Australia have had a long standing interest in the fetal origins of adult disease, an important research topic shared by several members of CHHE.  On Sept...

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CHHE NIH Biosketch Workshop

August 6, 2015 | rcsmart

Out with the old and in with the new.  NIH has adopted a new biosketch format for all grant applications.  CHHE is hosting a workshop with librarian Kris Alpi to help you create your new...

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CHHE highlighted in NIEHS Environmental Factor

June 23, 2015 | rcsmart

NC State’s environmental health sciences research and the Center for Human Health and the Environment are highlighted in the June 2105 issue of the Environmental Factor, the monthly newsletter of the NIEHS.  Two new EHS...

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CHHE Receives $6.5 Million from NIEHS to Study Effect of Environment on Human Health

May 22, 2015 | rcsmart

News Release 4/20/15 – Researchers from North Carolina State University’s Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) have received a five-year, $6.5 million grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to investigate the...

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