2016

May 31, 2016

Jae Kyu Ryu is awarded the American Heart Association Scientist Development Award
American Heart Association

March 18, 2016

Jae Kyu Ryu is awarded the Nancy Davis Foundation for Multiple Sclerosis Young Investigator Award

February 23, 2016

Sophia Bardehle is awarded a 3-year Postdoctoral Fellowship from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

January 12, 2016

Our paper was published today in Cell Reports. Congrats to an amazing team!
Gladstone Press Release

2015

October 10, 2015
Blood Clotting Protein Triggers Immune Attack on the Brain
Gladstone Press Release
Katerina Akassoglou and Jae Kyu Ryu

October1, 2015
Congratulations to Dimitrios Davalos, postdoc fellow and staff scientist of the Akassoglou Lab, for his Assistant Staff position in the Department of Neurosciences at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation!
Cleveland Clinic profile

September 21, 2015
Our image selected for Biomedical Image of the Day by the Medical Research Council for World Alzheimer's Day

September 10, 2015
Profile of a Scientist: Dr. Victoria Rafalski
Gladstone News

August 24, 2015
Video: Prof. Katerina Akassoglou talks MS, fibrinogen and stroke after her session on microglia and vasculature

Prof Katerina Akassoglou

Prof Katerina Akassoglou talks MS, fibrinogen and stroke after her session on microglia and vasculature. http://labs.gladstone.ucsf.edu/akassoglou

Posted by Australasian Neuroscience Society on Monday, August 24, 2015

August 23 2015
Speakers of the Microglia-Vasculature Interactions Symposium at ISN. Thank you to the organizers and the program committee for putting together this amazing meeting!
From left to right: Martin Kerschensteiner, Jasna Kriz, Zena Vexler, and Katerina Akassoglou https://www.neurochemistry.org/

August 17, 2015
Scientists uncover nuclear process in the brain that may affect disease
NIH News Release

January 29, 2015
Katerina Akassoglou is awarded the Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis Research
Gladstone News

January 2015
Katerina Akassoglou becomes the Secretary/Treasurer-Elect for the Molecular Pharmacology Division of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Theraeutics (ASPET)
2015 ASPET Election Results

2014

September 15, 2014
Sophia Bardehle is awarded a 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship from DFG
DFG

July 1, 2014
Victoria Rafalski is awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the American Heart Association
American Heart Association

2013

December 05, 2013
Shining a Light on Multiple Sclerosis' Black Box: Researchers develop molecular sensor to detect early signs of MS; could one day serve as an indicator of disease
Gladstone News

March 04, 2013
Bernat Baeza-Raja, recipient of J. David Gladstone Institutes 2013 Postdoctoral Award of Excellence in Science.
Baeza-Raja Award
Bernat Baeza-Raja and Katerina Akassoglou in the lab

2012

November 27, 2012
NIH-funded researchers show possible trigger for MS nerve damage
NIH News

microglia_MS

Scientists identify key biological mechanism in multiple sclerosis
UCSF News

April 1, 2012
Gladstone scientists identify key mechanism involved in type 2 diabetes
Gladstone News

Blocking p75 NTR in diabetes
Science-Business eXchange

2011

November 3, 2011
Gladstone scientists identify gene critical for cell responses to oxygen deprivation
Gladstone News

August 1, 2011
Eirini Vagena is awarded a Predoctoral Fellowship from the Onassis Foundation

July 1, 2011
Jae Kyu Ryu is awarded a 3-year Postdoctoral Fellowship from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Mark Petersen is awarded a Clinical Fellowship from the Pediatric Scientist Development Program
Pediatric Scientist Development Program

March 1, 2011
Mario Merlini is awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation
Swiss National Science Foundation

2010

July 21, 2010
Gladstone and Lundbeck collaborate to study neurovascular disease
EurekAlert | San Francisco Business Times

April 28, 2010
Blood protein triggers scars in the brain after injury
Innovations Report | Science Centric

April 27, 2010
Blood protein triggers scars in the brain after injury
EurekAlert | SFN | e! Science News | Physorg

Spring 2010
Bigger, better, faster, more—high-tech research in MS
NMSS Momentum Magazine

February 11, 2010
Christian Schachtrup recipient of J. David Gladstone Institutes 2010 Postdoctoral Award of Excellence in Science.
schachtrup award
Christian receiving his award with GIND Director, Lennart Mucke and Katerina Akassoglou

2009

July 1, 2009
Jae Kyu Ryu is awarded a 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship from the American Heart Association
American Heart Association

Natacha Le Moan is awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

May 7, 2009
Sara L. Gonias receives an HHMI Research Training Fellowship for Medical Students to spend a full-year of research in the lab
2009-2010 HHMI Research Fellows/Scholars

February 9, 2009
Katerina Akassoglou receives a finalist award for the 2009 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
2009 Vilcek Prize Finalists

2008

July 1, 2008
Dimitrios Davalos is awarded a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

June 23, 2008
Benjamin Sachs successfully defends his thesis on “The regulation of cAMP by the p75 neurotrophin receptor - a novel mechanism for inhibition of scar resolution after injury".
Sachs Thesis
Ben Sachs after his defense with his thesis committee members Drs. Larry Brunton, Sylvia Evans, Paul Insel, Joan Heller Brown, and Jason Yuan

April 5, 2008
Katerina Akassoglou named the 2008 John J. Abel Award Winner
American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)
2008 ASPET Award Winners

President of ASPET, Kenneth P. Minneman, with the 2007 ASPET awardees

April 1, 2008
Katerina Akassoglou Joins GIND
FOCUS magazine