In This Section

News

giving

Fulton publishes book on addiction treatment

Congratulations to Dr. Brian S. Fulton on the publication of his new book, Drug Discovery for the Treatment of Addiction: Medicinal Chemistry Strategies! The book will be available through Amazon and other book retailers on September 15, 2014.

042814_BC_Shapazian_Scholars_154

Shapazian Scholars continue to impress

The department would like to thank Carole Sharpazian (LA’66, MS’72) for her continued support of our undergraduate students! Her tireless contributions to the co-op program has yielded amazing results, with former scholars continuing on to medical, dental and veterinary schools.

DSC01787

Smotkin to present at Operando V Conference in Deauville, France

Eugene S. Smotkin will present a Plenary Lecture at the Operando V Conference in Deauville, France, May 17 – 21. This is the 5th International Conference on Operando Spectroscopy. Professor Smotkin is known for being the first to obtain FTIR and X-ray absorption spectroscopy of electrochemical devices under normal operating conditions. Information is available at operando5.org Faculty at Northeastern are encouraged to attend.

Fall Foliage

Visiting Speaker: Nobel Laureate Martin Karplus

Distinguished Professor and Nobel Laureate Martin Karplus presents, “Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules.”

lecture hall

Kristian Teichert – A Goal to Reach and Teach High School Students

College and high school students learning together? The thought of this intellectual cross-pollination is intriguing and the results are even more interesting. According to Kristian Teichert, a second-year biochemistry student here at Northeastern, this might be the future of education.

Professor Barry Karger received the Arnold O. Beckman Medal and Award

A quarter cen­tury ago, Barry Karger and his team pub­lished research in the journal Pro­ceed­ings of the National Academy of Sci­ences that would help enable sci­en­tists to sequence the human genome. It marked the first time anyone had shown a reli­able and high-​​resolution ana­lyt­ical tech­nique for char­ac­ter­izing DNA molecules.

Jaylene Ollivierre

Probing Relationships between Protein Structure and Movement

Penny Beuning’s research is based on relationships. Proteins, DNA, RNA in a dance of scientific compatibility.

Fall Foliage

Chemistry students win Excellent Poster awards

Congratulations to several Chemistry & Chemical Biology students for their awards.

Fostering A Renewable Interest In Science

Frustrating, enigmatic and enlightening. That’s how Elise Miner describes her scientific research when striving to develop economically sustainable renewable energy sources.

3Qs: Drug Diagnosis

Bio­phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals, also known as bio­logics, are the fastest growing sector of the phar­ma­ceu­tical industry and most people living today will prob­ably take a bio­phar­ma­ceu­tical or know someone who takes one.

1 2 3 7