Antonio Giordano's group investigating the potential of tomatoes to slow growth in stomach cancer was highlighted on the CST website. LINK: http://cst.temple.edu/about/news/italian-cuisine-inspired-antonio-giordanos-cancer-fighting-tomatoes-study
Other members of the group's work was highlighted by LinkedIn and Newswise: Research Reveals Gene Differences in Mouse Model Versus Humans. LINK: https://www.newswise.com/articles/research-reveals-gene-differences-in-mouse-model-versus-humans
Dr. Erik Cordes has received a new 5-year contract from the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research to explore the deep sea off of the southeast US coast. He will be leading a team with TDI Brooks International and working with scientists from the US Geological Survey to locate and understand potentially sensitive deep-sea coral and methane seep communities in advance of future energy leasing in the region.
Dr. Greg Smutzer is coauthor of a recent paper: Arlt, J.M., Smutzer, G.S., and Chen, E.Y. (2017). Taste Assessment in Normal Weight and Overweight Individuals with Co-occurring Binge Eating Disorder. Appetite. 113: 239-245 [DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2017.02.034]. He also applied for patents related to microencapsulation and edible strips with two Temple undergraduates (Kevin Lee and Dhruti Patel).
Dr. Angela Bricker completed the summer faculty development program where participants study topics such as human learning and adult development, integrated course design and assessment, and teaching methods that promote engagement and collaboration.