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Sancar delivers Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture

Sancar delivers Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture

On Oct. 20, 2016, Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD, 2015 Nobel Laureate, Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, delivered the annual Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture.

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Sancar and Kibbe elected to National Academy of Medicine

Sancar and Kibbe elected to National Academy of Medicine

Nobel Prize Winner Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD and Melina Kibbe, MD join only twelve current and former UNC School of Medicine faculty members in the prestigious National Academy of Medicine.

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Two UNC School of Medicine startup companies featured in Congressional event

Two UNC School of Medicine startup companies featured in Congressional event

Renovion and EpiCypher, spinouts from the work of David Henke, MD, and Brian Strahl, PhD, respectively, were celebrated at the 2016 National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer’s University Startups Demo Day.

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An Epigenetic First: researchers pinpoint protein's role in key biological process

An Epigenetic First: researchers pinpoint protein's role in key biological process

UNC researchers help piece together how the key players in DNA methylation work together during gene regulation, a key finding needed to develop better therapies.

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Stephani Page featured on cover of ASBMB Today

Stephani Page featured on cover of ASBMB Today

In the September 2016 issue of ASBMB Today, postdoc in the Dohlman lab, Stephani Page (and dept graduate alum) was featured in the cover article for a piece on scientists active on social media.

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