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March 27, 2015

Schaffer interviewed by Table Top Inventing

Chris was interviewed by Steve Kurti, of Table Top Inventing. The hour-long discussion included a overview of current work trying to understand brain blood flow reductions in Alzheimer’s disease, an exploration of some of Chris’s views on science policy, and a discussion of the role of creativity in science and how that should inform science education. Catch the full interview here.

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Constitutively active Notch4 receptor elicits brain arteriovenous malformations through enlargement of capillary-like vessels

Patrick A. Murphy, Tyson N. Kim, Lawrence Huang, Corinne M. Nielsen, Michael T. Lawton, Ralf H. Adams, Chris B. Schaffer, and Rong A. Wang

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2014)

Stalled cerebral capillary blood flow in mouse models of essential thrombocythemia and polycythemia vera revealed by in vivo two-photon imaging

Thom P. Santisakultarm, Claire Q. Paduano, Tracy Stokol, Teresa L. Southard, Nozomi Nishimura, Radek C. Skoda, William L. Olbricht, Andrew I. Schafer, Richard T. Silver, and Chris B. Schaffer

Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis 12 (2014).

TRAIL-coated leukocytes that kill cancer cells in the circulation

Michael J. Mitchell, Elizabeth Wayne, Kuldeepsinh Rana, Chris B. Schaffer, and Michael R. King

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, Early Edition (

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