HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT
FRIDAY RESEARCH DISCUSSIONS CHEMICAL BIOLOGY, THERAPEUTICS, AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES
Ravinder Reddy, Rachelle Crescenzi, and Catherine DeBrosse
Laboratory of Ravinder Reddy | Radiology
"Chemical exchange enhanced molecular MRI"
Friday, December 13, 2013 • 4:00 p.m. • JF Library, 248 Anatomy-Chemistry Bldg. • Refreshments served at 3:45 p.m.
View the photographs from the Departmental/BMB Graduate Group Retreat at Skytop Lodge, November 7-8, 2013.
Download a copy of the Departmental photograph taken October 31, 2013.
Departmental Christmas Party is Monday, December 16, 2013, 3-6 p.m.
The Penn Medicine News website has a new portal highlighting basic research findings and discoveries emerging from Penn Medicine laboratories. The new section on RNA research features work within the department including Gideon Dreyfuss, James Shorter, Kristin Lynch, and Yale Goldman.
Les Dutton won a 2013 John Scott Award. This award dates back to 1822 and has been given to men and women who, by their inventions, have contributed in some outstanding way to the “comfort, welfare, and happiness of mankind”. Les was chosen for his work on the “elementary processes of oxidation-reduction and the diverse biological events coupled to it.”
WHYY/Newsworks Article by Faye Flam
Penn Medicine News Release
Renaissance Biochemist (Penn Medicine News Blog)
Rahul Kohli, and his team lead by BMB student Charlie Mo, for winning one of the first GlaxoSmithKline "Discovery Fast Track" awards, designed to translate academic research into starting points for new potential medicines. Read the details here.