In research recently published in Nature Biotechnology and led by Debra Mohnen, professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Ajay Biswal, assistant research scientist, a genetic modification of the pectin synthesis pathway was shown to improve plants as a resource for biofuel production…
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 10:34am
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 10:32am
The National Institutes of Health has jointly awarded a $10 million grant to UGA and George Washington University to build a glycoscience informatics portal, called GlyGen, necessary for glycoscience to advance. The UGA team is headed by William York, professor of biochemistry and molecular…
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 9:57pm
Congratulations to Ashleigh Proctor. She is the 2018 recepient of the Christopher Henry Vaught Scholarship in Science Policy.
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:51pm
Dr. Takahiro Ito, assistant professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, presents a copy of a recent publication to Dr. Stephen Wright (center) and Dolores Wright (right), benefactors of the Heather C. Wright Cancer Research Fund that helped support the research. Thanks to the Wright’s for…
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:48pm
Stephan George, a BMB major and undergraduate researcher in the laboratory of Professor Lance Wells at the CCRC, has been awarded a Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship from the University of Georgia. This prestigious award will support his education and enable him to expand his horizons.…
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:46pm
After 30 years of dedicated service as an accountant in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Mildred Sparks has decided to move on to new pastures. We will sorely miss her! Before she left, she showed off some of her connections as a true UGA football fan. Go Dawgs!
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:45pm
Kawanda Foster, a Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Ph.D. trainee in the laboratory of Professor Mike Terns, received a prestigious F31 pre-doctoral fellowship from the NIH. Congratulations to Kawanda for her achievement!
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:42pm
Harry Dailey, professor emeritus of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and of Microbiology, was recently elected to serve on the Advisory Board of the Center for Iron and Heme Disorders at the University of Utah, an NIH/NIDDK U54 Center of Excellence in Hematology. Congratulations to Professor…
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 3:40pm
Professor Emeritus Lars Ljungdahl reconnects with old friends at the December 2017 Fall Reception at the Georgia Botanical Gardens. Thanks to the BGSA for organizing this wonderful event.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 3:20pm
Efraim Racker said "don't waste clean thinking on dirty enzymes." Sometimes tagging a protein with histidines isn't good enough with respect to protein purity. The BFF has experience with protein expression, purification and polishing to get your protein prep as "clean" as it can be. We can use…