Congratulations to Cassandra Hayne, Jacob Matson, and Mahmud Hussain, PhD 2017 Research Retreat Talk and Poster winners!

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Greg Wang, Retreat Committee Co-chair and BCBP Assistant Professor handed out the poster and talk awards. Cassandra Hayne (left), Jacob Matson (upper right) and Mahmud Hussain, PhD (lower right).
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May 2-3, 2017 Research Retreat held at the NC Botanical Gardens and Rizzo Conference Center’s Magnolia Room & Dubose Home

Congratulations to our 2017 Research Retreat Poster and Talk winners!

Best Predoctoral Poster:

Jacob Matson, Cook Lab “Mutual regulation of origin licensing and early differentiation”

Best Postdoctoral, Research Staff and Faculty Poster:

Mahmud Hussain, PhD, Kuhlman Lab “Gαq-Inhibitors that terminate G protein signaling by competing at an effector (PLC beta-3) binding site”

Best Talk:

Cassandra Hayne, graduate student, Neher Lab “The LPL Truncation Variant, LPLS447X, Increases Lipoprotein Uptake”

2017 BCBP Research Retreat Committee Members: Aaztli Coria (Biochemistry & Biophysics student), Jamie DeSoto (staff & registration contact), Pengda Liu (faculty), Hanna Trzeciakiewicz (Biochemistry & Biophysics student), Greg Wang (faculty and committee chair). Thank you to all of our retreat committee members, participants, and other student volunteers who made this a successful event.