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Jessie wins 2nd place for her poster at SETAC Nontarget Analysis for Environmental Risk Assessment!

A Novel Approach to Evaluating Disease Risk Through the Incorporation of Machine Learning and Lipidomic Data

Jessie Chappel, Mary King, Rachel DeHoog, Livia S. Eberlin, David Reif, Erin S. Baker

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ToxPi*GIS Toolkit: creating, viewing, and sharing integrative visualizations for geospatial data using ArcGIS (2022) J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol.

Fleming J, Marvel SW, Supak S, Motsinger-Reif AA, Reif DM. ToxPi*GIS Toolkit: creating, viewing, and sharing integrative visualizations for geospatial data using ArcGIS. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2022 Apr 26. doi: 10.1038/s41370-022-00433-w. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35474345.

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Kirkwood et al. pub recognized as "NIEHS Paper of the Month"

https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/2022/4/papers/dert/index.htm

Pine needles work as passive samplers for PFAS

NIEHS-funded researchers showed that pine needles can be used as a tool to monitor the presence and distribution of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) over time. The pine needle’s w…

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Preethi presents at SOT

Preethi presented a poster at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) annual meeting in San Diego:

"Using zebrafish behavior to reveal gene-environment interactions underlying population susceptibility differences after chemical exposure"

Preethi Thunga, Lisa Truong, Yvonne Rericha, Warren Anderson, …

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Nnamdi Osakwe awarded new grant!

Nnamdi Osakwe was awarded a grant for his proposal “Building Comprehensive Models of Community Integrity and Community Engagement”. The grant was awarded as a new supplement to the NC State Superfund Center, led by Dr. Carolyn Mattingly. It will fund 2 years of Nnamdi's effort toward this award!

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Utilizing Pine Needles to Temporally and Spatially Profile Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (2022) Environ Sci Technol.

Kirkwood KI, Fleming J, Nguyen H, Reif DM, Baker ES, Belcher SM. Utilizing Pine Needles to Temporally and Spatially Profile Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS). Environ Sci Technol. 2022 Feb 17. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.1c06483. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35175744.

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Grant awarded to develop integrated synthesis of data generated across labs of the Nanotechnology Health Implications Research (NHIR) consortium

The Reif & Tanguay labs were awarded a $105,000 grant to develop an integrated model of data generated across labs of the Nanotechnology Health Implications Research (NHIR) consortium. This is a new award under the parent U01 "Multidimensional in vivo Assessments of Engineered Nanomaterials and Biol…

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Farida's SOT abstract wins "Top 10" award from Computational Toxicology Speciality Section

Top 10 SOT-CTSS Abstract Awards Winner (Top 5% of all posters): F. Akhtari, G. Small, T. Havener, K. Roell, A. Green, J. House, D. Reif, H.McLeod, T. Wiltshire, A. Motsinger-Reif. High-throughput screening and genome-wide analyses of 44 anticancer drugs in the 1000 Genome cell lines reveals an assoc…

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Dylan awarded scholarship to attend the 2020 Online Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG)

Dylan Wallis was awarded a registration scholarship to attend the 2020 Online Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG). 

Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) Receives $7.6M Funding Renewal

 

David is co-Director of the Integrated Health Science Facility Core for the NIEHS P30-funded Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE). The press release announcing the grant renewal is here:

https://sciences.ncsu.edu/news/center-for-human-health-and-the-environment-receives-7-6…

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New P42 (Superfund Research Program) award: Center for Environmental and Human Health Effects of PFAS

See the full news release "NC State Receives $7.4 Million from NIEHS to Study PFAS Toxicity, Bioaccumulation and Remediation" @ https://news.ncsu.edu/2020/03/niehs-pfas-center/

David Reif and Denis Fourches will lead the Data Management and Analysis Core (DMAC) for the new center. More informat…

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NIH / NIEHS grant "Gene-Environment Interactions Causing Differential Susceptibility to Chemical Exposure in High-Throughput Screening"

EPA grant "System toxicological approaches to define and predict the toxicity of Per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances"

https://cfpub.epa.gov/ncer_abstracts/index.cfm/fuseaction/display.abstractDetail/abstract/10950/report/0

 

System toxicological approaches to define and predict the toxicityofPerand Polyfluoroalkyl Substances

EPA Grant Number: R839481
Title: System toxicological approaches to define and …

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Reif, Kosnik, and Hoppin present at the University of Wollongong, Australia

David Reif, Marissa Kosnik, and Jane Hoppin traveled to Australia to present and collaborate with researchers at the University of Wollongong. The trip was sponsored by a grant from the University Global Partnership Network (UGPN). Our hosts were Thomas Astell-Burt and Xiaoqi Feng, who direct the Po…

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University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) award!

Jane Hoppin and David Reif received a University Global Partnership Network Collaboration Fund grant to work with researchers at the University of Wollongong in Australia. The proposal was entitled ‘An international alliance for Population, Wellbeing and Environment Research’.  

Drs. T…

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Bioinformatics short course at Fayetteville State University RISE program

Nadia Singh, Dahlia Nielsen, and David Reif presented a one-day short course on Bioinformatics at Fayetteville State University as part of their NIH-funded Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program to increase the number of well-prepared FSU biology, chemistry and psychology mi…

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Tanguay + Reif labs awarded new Systems Toxicology grant!

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a 3-year grant to fund a collaboration between Oregon State University (Robert Tanguay, Jane La Du, Mike Simonich, Chris Sullivan) and North Carolina State University (David Reif) entitled "System Toxicological Approaches to Define Flame Retardan…

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Michele Meisner awarded scholarship from the Foundation for Toxicology and Agromedicine

Michele Meisner has been awarded a scholarship from the Foundation for Toxicology and Agromedicine.  

The award is designed to enrich the graduate experience.

 

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Reif part of multi-institute research team awarded EPA grant

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $6 million grant to fund a multi-institutional collaboration between the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and the Bioinformatics Research Center at NCSU. 

More information is available from the BRC and from Tex…

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Center for Human Health and the Environment awarded major NIEHS grant!

The Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) was awarded a NIH/NIEHS P30 grant. This multidisciplinary center involves researchers from across NC State University and East Carolina University. David Reif leads the Bioinformatics Team, which works to develop novel computational tools and a…

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