Ali Pohlmeier, Ph.D.
While pursuing her doctorate in nutritional sciences at Texas Tech University, UTMB postdoc Ali Pohlmeier studied the pathophysiology of polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS. She became intrigued by the possible connection between diet, insulin, and the symptoms of PCOS. Read more about Ali Pohlmeier's work here.
Dr. Han Xia, Ph.D.
The Ebola outbreak – the arrival of chikungunya in Texas – continued fears about West Nile virus – all hot topics that have placed UTMB’s Galveston National Lab (GNL) in the media spotlight recently. So it’s not surprising to learn GNL researchers are also hard at work on still another emerging infectious disease – Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF). Read more about Han Xia's work here.