Dr. Roth interviewed about research on Salvia and possible health benefits for Alzheimer's disease and other mental disorders, and the difficulties that may ensue for researchers should Salvia be classified a Schedule I drug.
Dr. Samulski wins $5 million grant to establish a national center for canine models of muscular dystrophy.
Dr. Samulski wins award for scientific achievements in the field of Gene Therapy.
Dr. DeSimone wins Lemelson-MIT Prize for innovations in polymer chemistry that "improved life for all of us."
Dr. Wang wins Beckman Young Investigators award to support research in gene splicing
Dr. Wang wins fellowship in Molecular Biology to pursue research interests
Dr. Roth named Michael Hooker Distinguished Professor of Protein Therapeutics and Proteomics in recognition of excellence in research at UNC.
Award received in recognition of contributions to field of RNA biology, including Wang's work on RNA splicing.
Dr. Ken Harden received the Graduate School's Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring at the May 12 doctoral Hooding Ceremony in Memorial Hall.
Dr. David Siderovski receives Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prize for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement by young faculty. His "groundbreaking" research centers on the Regulators of G-protein Signaling or “RGS proteins."
Dr. Der named Sarah Graham Kenan Professor to honor his excellence in teaching and research at UNC.
National Cancer Institute establishes new Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence at UNC, headed by Pharmacology Professor, Dr. Rudy Juliano.
Dr. Juliano awarded Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professorship for his contributions in teaching and research at UNC.
Dr. Morrow new editor of newsletter highlighting research at Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
The 2005 Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic (JVCGC) Volunteer Grant was awarded to Pilar Blancafort in support of her research on breast cancer in honor of volunteer Julie Stewart.
Rudy Juliano wins candy jar in Halloween Contest to benefit SECC 2008 Campaign.