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Grad student Benfeard Williams receives his PhD

Grad student Benfeard Williams receives his PhD

Benfeard successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 24, 2017.

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Grad student Seth Zimmerman receives his PhD

Grad student Seth Zimmerman receives his PhD

Seth successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 17, 2017.

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UNC research helps answer why genetic mutation leads to decreased triglycerides in blood

UNC research helps answer why genetic mutation leads to decreased triglycerides in blood

Biochemistry & Biophysics graduate student Cassandra Hayne, working with Saskia Neher, PhD, found that a specific mutated version of a lipoprotein binds more effectively to liver cells, thus explaining decreased levels of triglycerides in blood.

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Grad student Alka Das receives her PhD

Grad student Alka Das receives her PhD

Alka successfully defended his dissertation and received her PhD on April 7, 2016.

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Grad student S. Niranj Chandrasekaran receives his PhD

Grad student S. Niranj Chandrasekaran receives his PhD

Niranj successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 11, 2016.

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Grad student Onur Dagliyan receives his PhD

Grad student Onur Dagliyan receives his PhD

Onur successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 4, 2016.

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Grad student Mahmoud Shobair has a paper of the week in JBC

Grad student Mahmoud Shobair has a paper of the week in JBC

Congratulations to Mahmoud, a graduate student in the lab of Nikolay Dokholyan! His paper was selected as the paper of the week in the February 19, 2016 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry.

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Grad student Andrew Monteith receives a 2016 GEAB Impact Award

Grad student Andrew Monteith receives a 2016 GEAB Impact Award

Sponsored by UNC-Chapel Hill Graduate School’s Graduate Education Advancement Board, the Impact Awards recognize graduate students whose research provides special benefits to the citizens of North Carolina. Congrats to Andrew!

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Grad student Seth Zimmerman receives his PhD

Grad student Seth Zimmerman receives his PhD

Seth successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 17, 2017.

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Deepak Jha receives a 2013 Lineberger Fellow award

Deepak Jha receives a 2013 Lineberger Fellow award

Congratulations to Deepak Jha, former graduate student in the Brian Strahl lab, who received a 2013 Lineberger Predoctoral Fellow Award in the Basic Sciences.

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