Blog Archives

Fulton publishes book on addiction treatment

giving

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.

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Behavioral Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Psychology

Shapazian Scholars continue to impress

042814_BC_Shapazian_Scholars_154

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.

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Visiting Speaker: Nobel Laureate Martin Karplus

Fall Foliage

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

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Probing Relationships between Protein Structure and Movement

Jaylene Ollivierre

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

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Cancer research co-​​op points to exciting career path

When Mark Nan­iong, S’14, began his co-​​op at the Boston-​​based Belfer Insti­tute for Applied Cancer Sci­ences at Dana-​​Farber Cancer Insti­tute last spring, becoming a sci­en­tist wasn’t on his radar. But his expe­ri­en­tial learning oppor­tu­nity at the world-​​renowned treat­ment and research facility gave him a rare oppor­tu­nity to con­duct cut­ting edge research that could have major impli­ca­tions for the gen­eral public—an impact that this fifth-​​year chem­istry major hopes to cul­ti­vate in a future career in patent law. – See more at: http://www.northeastern.edu/news/2014/01/naniong/#sthash.Va4j7fzU.dpuf

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Professor Michael Pollastri raises $25,000 for NTD research

In one of the largest science-research-based crowdfunding campaigns to date, Northeastern University College of Science associate professor Michael Pollastri raised $25,031.

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Undergraduate chemistry student awarded university grant

Congratulations to Kristian Teichert, an undergraduate chemistry student who works in Professor John Engen’s lab.

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Chemistry student awarded Provost’s Research Award

Justin Roberts, an undergraduate student in John Engen’s lab, has been awarded a 2013/14 Provost Undergraduate Research Award.

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Chemistry and Chemical Biology
In This Section