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HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT

SEMINARS

DR. GEORGE W. RAIZISS ROUNDS SEMINAR SERIES

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 • 12:00 NOON • Class of '62 Auditorium, John Morgan Building
NOTE CHANGE IN DAY OF THE WEEK AND IN LOCATION

Clifford P. Brangwynne, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
"RNA/protein droplets: moving through intracellular phase space"

FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS

Friday, April 28, 2017 • 3:30 P.M. • 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Building, JF Library

Michael Ostap, Ahmet Mentes, Betsy McIntosh, Michael Woody
Laboratory of Michael Ostap | Department of Physiology
"Understanding cytoskeletal motors using single molecule biophysics, cryo-EM, and engineered cytoskeletal networks"

CURRENTLY

Photos from the 2016 Departmental/Graduate Group Retreat are online. See them here.

Twitter link for BMBFollow the Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Graduate Group, now on Twitter.

 

 

AWARDS & HONORS

The Department is pleased to announce the creation of the Ruth Keris Award for Departmental Service "to honor a graduate student, postdoc, staff member or faculty who has contributed conspicuously to the community spirit of the department or graduate group”. This award honors the work of Ruth Keris and the invaluable imprint she has left on the department, the BMB graduate group, and the University after many decades of service.

BEN GARCIA represented the US Human Proteome Organization at FASEB's Capitol Hill Day, wherel he spoke to congress about continued support for scientific research, including US District 2 Representative Dwight Evans.

2017 – TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA