HAPPENINGS IN THE DEPARTMENT
BMB GRADUATE GROUP THESIS DEFENSE
Kathryn Blakey Dupont, Advisor: Feng Gai, Ph.D.
"Spectroscopic studies of peptide-membrane interactions"
Monday, May 20, 2013 • 3:30 p.m. • Carolyn Hoff Lynch Lecture Hall, Chemistry Building
Jim Shorter has been promoted to Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, effective July 1, 2103
Read the Penn Alamanc Obituary of Paul Mueller, Research Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics from 1981 - 1992. Dr. Mueller was one of the pioneers of the field of lipid bilayers, as well as neuromorphic engineering, bioinspired smart electronics and biomimetic systems.
Mildred Cohn is highlighted in a documentary series, The Catalyst Series: Women in Chemistry produced by The Chemical Heritage Foundation. A link to it is here.
FROM THE VINOGRADOV LAB:
"Dendritic upconverting nanoparticles enable in vivo multiphoton microscopy with low-power continuous wave sources" by Tatiana V. Esipova, Xingchen Ye, Joshua E. Collins, Sava Sakadžić, Emiri T. Mandeville, Christopher B. Murray, and Sergei A. Vinogradova (2012) Published online before print December 3, 2012, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1213291110
PNAS December 3, 2012. Link to article
This article was highlighted in a Penn Medicine News Release. Read it here