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Joanna Smeeton wins NIH Pathway to Independence Award

Joanna Smeeton (Photo by Cristy Lytal)

After her breakthrough discovery that zebrafish can be used to study arthritis, postdoctoral fellow Joanna Smeeton has received a prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) Pathway to Independence Award. Known as the K99/R00, the award will help her transition from the postdoctoral to the faculty stage of her career.

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