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Marilyn G. Farquhar (1928 - 2019)

Marilyn Gist Farquhar, Ph.D., electron microscopy pioneer and treasured mentor to generations of cell biologists at UC San Diego and beyond, died Saturday, November 23, 2019 in La Jolla, California. She was 91 years old.

Dr. Farquhar was a Distinguished Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine and founding Chair of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine.


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Upcoming Seminars

The Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine's 2019-2020 Seminar Series has concluded.

We look forward to resuming seminars in the Fall Quarter of 2020.


Recent Publications

5/23/2020
Prion Protein Post-Translational Modifications Modulate Heparan Sulfate Binding and Limit Aggregate Size in Prion Disease
Julia A Callender, Alejandro M Sevillano, Katrin Soldau, Timothy D Kurt, Taylor Schumann, Donald P Pizzo, Hermann Altmeppen, Markus Glatzel, Jeffrey D Esko, Christina J Sigurdson
Neurobiol Dis.104955 ():
PUBMED ID: 32454127
DOI: 10.1016/j.nbd.2020.104955
5/20/2020
Lipid Metabolism and Axon Degeneration: An ACOX1 Balancing Act
Emily N Griffin, Susan L Ackerman
Neuron106 (4): 551-553
PUBMED ID: 32437651
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2020.04.030
5/20/2020
Therapeutic CMP-Nonulosonates Against Multidrug-Resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Sunita Gulati, Ian C Schoenhofen, Theresa Lindhout-Djukic, Melissa J Schur, Corinna S Landig, Sudeshna Saha, Lingquan Deng, Lisa A Lewis, Bo Zheng, Ajit Varki, Sanjay Ram
J Immunolji1901398 ():
PUBMED ID: 32434942
DOI: 10.4049/jimmunol.1901398