Marvin Miller’s laboratory is fighting to erode the global TB epidemic by working to identify cost effective anti-TB agents, and was recently aided in this endeavor by receiving a $1.9 million grant by the NIH.
Robert Scheidt, the William K. Warren Foundation Chair in Science and professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has accepted an invitation to serve as a member of the Macromolecular Structure and Function A Study Section of the Department of Health and Human Services beginning July 1, 2010.
Ann Weber, who earned a degree in Chemistry from Notre Dame in 1982, has been awarded the Robert M. Scarborough Memorial Award for Excellence in Medicinal Chemistry from the American Chemical Society Division of Medicinal Chemistry.
Paul Helquist, Professor and Associate Chair of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was honored with the University of Notre Dame 2010 Faculty Award at the annual President’s Dinner held May 18.
The Lizzadro Magnetic Resonance Research Center operates seven different nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometers at Notre Dame. Shahriar Mobashery’s research group accomplished breakthrough work using the largest field (800 MHz) instrument in this Center.
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is pleased to announce the 2010 Graduate Teaching Award recipients.
A new study by a team of researchers led by Jeffrey Peng, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, is using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), to move drug design into groundbreaking consideration of the dynamic flexibility of drugs and their targets.
Richard Taylor, professor of chemistry and biochemistry who also serves as the associate dean for research, has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the “Synthesis and Biosynthesis of Pyran and Spiroketal Structural Units.”
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is pleased to announce the undergraduate award winners for 2010.
Apryle O’Farrell, a graduate student in the laboratory of Shahriar Mobashery, is the recipient of an Indiana CTSI Predoctoral Fellowship.
Professor Paul Bohn has been awarded the 2010 Royal Society of Chemistry Theophilus Redwood Award sponsored by the Analytical Chemistry Trust Fund.
Ken Henderson and Marya Lieberman, Professors of Chemistry and Biochemistry have received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Bennett Streit, a graduate student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, has been awarded the 2010 Eli J. and Helen Shaheen Graduate School Award in Science.
The University of Notre Dame has awarded an exclusive license to Molecular Targeting Technologies Inc. (MTTI) for novel sensing technology developed by Bradley Smith, Emil T. Hofman Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry.
The February 4th “Future Tense” radio program on Australian Broadcasting featured an interview with Professor Dan Gezelter about his work with the Open Science project.
Research in the laboratory of Brian M. Baker has uncovered a new mechanism of how diversity is presented to and recognized by the immune system
The Naughton Graduate Student Exchange Program enables advanced students to experience international education at one of Ireland’s leading universities and at the University of Notre Dame.
Funding from the National Institutes of Health was awarded for the purchase of an ultrasensitive microcalorimeter for the study of biomolecular interactions.