Sima and Tara are chess tournament champions

  • December 6, 2023
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Congrats to Fon Tacer lab members Sima Tozandehjani and Tara Bayat, who were finalists in the TTU SVM chess tournament. Out of 21 players, Sima won all her matches to take first place. Tara and Justin (another TTU SVM student) were also finalists. Well done! Thanks to Denis and all the others involved in organizing […]

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Foundation for Prader Willi Research 2023 Symposium in Denver

  • October 5, 2023
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Dr. Klementina Fon Tacer was invited to present our latest research findings on the role of Magel2 in stress response to fasting, and graduate student Tara Bayat received a travel award to share results from her project on the role of mRNA translational regulation in the hormone secretion deficit present in Magel2-knockout mice.

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Graduate student Tara showcases photographs in TTU exhibits

  • April 6, 2023
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Tara is a Ph.D. student in Biological Sciences who also enjoys photography. She has had the opportunity to display her photos in three different exhibitions at Texas Tech University’s International Cultural Center in Lubbock:     1) “My Hometown” on October 12, 2022: 2) “High and Dry” on December 1, 2022: 3) “Our TTU Family Abroad” […]

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