Recent Highlights

UNC researchers develop insights into protein linked to cell movement

UNC researchers develop insights into protein linked to cell movement

Sharon Campbell published an article in Structure that proposes a new model for understanding how these proteins bind together to facilitate cell movement.

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David Allison awarded a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation

David Allison awarded a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation

Congratulations to David Allison, postdoctoral fellow in the Greg Wang lab who is the recipient of a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation.

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Alumni Jan Sumerel dicusses MakerBot and future of 3D printing

Alumni Jan Sumerel dicusses MakerBot and future of 3D printing

Chapelboro.com features an article on MakerBot, a company that wants to develop “3D Printing that everyone can use.”

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Rui Lu receives a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award

Rui Lu receives a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award

Congratulations to Rui Lu, postdoctoral fellow in the Greg Wang lab who is a recipient of a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award.

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Lentz and Majumder podcast about FRET

Lentz and Majumder podcast about FRET

Barry Lentz and Rinku Majumder created a podcast for the Biochemical Journal to discuss their recent paper "Phosphatidylserine and FVa regulate FXa structure"

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Adam Roberts receives his PhD!

Adam Roberts receives his PhD!

Adam successfully defended his dissertation and received his PhD on March 31, 2014.

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Jamie Campbell receives her PhD!

Jamie Campbell receives her PhD!

Jamie successfully defended her dissertation and received her PhD on March 27, 2014.

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Swanstrom elected as Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

Swanstrom elected as Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

Congratulations to Dr. Ron Swanstrom, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics for his selection as a 2014 American Academy of Microbiology Fellow.

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Mary Sue Coleman named to Board of Directors of Kavli Foundation

Mary Sue Coleman named to Board of Directors of Kavli Foundation

Congratulations to department alum, Mary Sue Coleman who was named as a new board of director for the Kavli Foundation

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Swanstrom named Charles J. Postelle Distinguished Professor

Swanstrom named Charles J. Postelle Distinguished Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Ron Swanstrom, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics who was named the Charles J. Postelle Distinguished Professor effective March 1, 2014.

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Dokholyan named Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor

Dokholyan named Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Nikolay Dokholyan, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics who was named a Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor effective March 1, 2014.

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Scott Rothbart receives a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Scott Rothbart receives a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Congratulations to Dr. Scott Rothbart, postdoctoral fellow in the Strahl lab who received a K99 award from NCI effective February 1, 2014.

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UNC scientists reveal how cells destroy RNA, a key to understanding disease

UNC scientists reveal how cells destroy RNA, a key to understanding disease

Findings from the lab of Dr. William Marzluff, Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics provides insight into how genetic diseases, such as various cancers, develop in the body.

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