Jim Shorter was promoted to Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics effective July 1, 2013.
The life of Paul Mueller, who was Research Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics from 1981 - 1992, was remembered at a "Meeting of the Friends of Paul Mueller" on Friday, May 10, 2013. Dr. Mueller was one of the pioneers of the field of lipid bilayers, as well as neuromorphic engineering, bioinspired smart electronics and biomimetic systems. Penn Alamanac Obituary
A Retrospective of Annemarie Weber by Clara Franzini-Armstrong has been published in ASBMB Today. (See page 16-18)
Jim Shorter has won 2012 Michael S. Brown New Investigator Research Award, which recognizes emerging faculty engaged in innovative discoveries.
Rahul Kohli has received a NIH Director’s New Innovator Award.
Annemarie Weber (1923-2012). Read more
Cell | July 6, 2012
U1 snRNP Determines mRNA Length and Regulates Isoform Expression
By Michael G. Berg, Larry N. Singh, Ihab Younis,Qiang Liu, Anna Maria Pinto, Daisuke Kaida, Zhenxi Zhang, Sungchan Cho, Scott Sherrill-Mix, Lili Wan, and Gideon Dreyfuss
Trends in Biochemical Sciences | June, 2012
Molecular Underpinnings of Centromere Identity and Maintenance
by Nikolina Sekulic and Ben Black
Mitch Lewis receives a 2012 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, Penn's highest teaching honor.