Alison Tebo will be defending her thesis next Wednesday, 4/29. She has accepted a post-doctoral position at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris with the Laboratory of Biophysical Chemistry. She will be mostly working on engineering new fluorescent proteins for time-resolved protein-protein interactions and super resolution imaging. Congratulations, Alison!
We are excited to announce that Dr. Brent Martin and Dr. Jayakrishnan Nandakumar have agreed to be the faculty speakers at the 2015 Symposium on May 26!
Erin Taylor has published her first author paper:
Taylor, E. L., and O’Brien, P. J. (2015) Kinetic mechanism for the flipping and excision of 1,N6-ethenoadenine by AlkA, Biochemistry 54, 898-908.
Please mark your calendars for the 2015 CBI Annual Symposium. It will be held on May 26 in the BSRB; Professor Cathy Drennan from MIT will be the keynote speaker. More details to come later!
Chemical & Engineering News wrote about the 2013 CBI Conference held at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a different take on career options. Read the article here.
Former trainee Frank Kwarcinski was interviewed by Rackham about his research and CBI. Read more here!
Nominations and applications are no longer being accepted for the 2014-2015 academic year.