Monday, October 21, 2019 - 2:18pm

We are searching for a Research Professional I to work in our cell culture group. The position requires the employee to understand sterile technique, maintenance/preservation of mammalian and insect cells, isolation and transfection of recombinant DNA, safe handling of BSL1 and BSL2 organisms.…

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 12:40pm

Congratulations to Aarya Venkat, a Biochemistry PhD student who has been named one of 2019-2020 Future Faculty Fellows! His teaching philosophy is that science should be accessible to everyone, regardless of background and experience. To engage his students, he uses storytelling as a medium to…

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 10:23am

Congratulations to Ashley Wright, Senior Accountant in BMB, for receiving an OUTSTANDINGLY, WONDERFUL, LUMINARY (OWL) Award from The Franklin College of Arts & Sciences Business Office.

According to Franklin: “On multiple recent occasions, the Franklin College Business Office was…

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 8:48am

Congratulations to Paula Lemons – a 2019 recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). The PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government to outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers…

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:20pm

Mr. Nikita Ventsav, B.S. in BMB and B.S. in Genetics, was a researcher in the laboratory of Professor Michael Terns; he received the Award for Outstanding Research, with a check for $300.  Nik is going to graduate school in Cell and Molecular Biology at the University of Pennsylvania in the Fall…

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 11:53am

The Biochemistry Undergraduate Society held its fourth annual symposium earlier this week.

Students presented 14 posters and gave three talks at the April 18 event about their experiences in undergraduate research. Several prizes were awarded for Best Oral Presentation and Best Posters. …

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 9:50am

A student in the department of biochemistry and molecular biology earned a grant through the university's graduate school.

Graduate student Yang Liu was selected to receive a 2019 Innovative and Interdisciplinary Research Grant, established to support the graduate school's "strategic…

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 11:03am

A professor in the biochemistry and molecular biology department was honored with an award for his efforts to bring creative activities to science.

Dr. Lance Wells, a member of the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, received the 2019 Lamar Dodd Creative Research Award, "given to…

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 10:59am

The Red & Black recently spoke to members of the biochemistry and molecular biology department about the benefits and potential misuse of gene-editing in modern research.

The Red & Black cited the announcement of the birth of the first genome-edited babies, an experiment conducted…

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 10:24am

Members of the biochemistry and molecular biology department are doing their part in changing STEM education at research universities.

Paula Lemons, an associate professor in BMB, is a principal investigator of the $3 million National Science Foundation grant seeking to allow teams of…