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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

9/14/2020
ZNF423 patient variants, truncations, and in-frame deletions in mice define an allele-dependent range of midline brain abnormalities
Deshpande O, Lara RZ, Zhang OR, Concepcion D, Hamilton BA
PLoS Genet16 (9): e1009017
PUBMED ID: 32925911
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1009017
9/14/2020
The sustained expression of Cas9 targeting toxic RNAs reverses disease phenotypes in mouse models of myotonic dystrophy type 1
Batra R, Nelles DA, Roth DM, Krach F, Nutter CA, Tadokoro T, Thomas JD, Sznajder ŁJ, Blue SM, Gutierrez HL, Liu P, Aigner S, Platoshyn O, Miyanohara A, Marsala M, Swanson MS, Yeo GW
Nat Biomed Eng ():
PUBMED ID: 32929188
DOI: 10.1038/s41551-020-00607-7
9/10/2020
AMPK regulation of Raptor and TSC2 mediate metformin effects on transcriptional control of anabolism and inflammation
Van Nostrand JL, Hellberg K, Luo EC, Van Nostrand EL, Dayn A, Yu J, Shokhirev MN, Dayn Y, Yeo GW, Shaw RJ
Genes Dev ():
PUBMED ID: 32912901
DOI: 10.1101/gad.339895.120