Chemistry doctoral student Dana Klug makes possible drug options the way a chef makes a gourmet dish—adding an atom of hydrogen here, removing an atom of nitrogen there—to stop a deadly parasite in its tracks.
Northeastern’s chemistry department was recently named top 10 in a review of career support services among American chemistry departments.
The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology is thrilled to and proud to announce that graduate student Dana Klug has received one of three ACS Med Chem Division graduate student fellowships awarded nationally.
Professor William Hancock, the Bradstreet Chair in Chemistry and Chemical Biology and a professor in the Barnett Institute, has been invited to serve as a consultant to the Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Professor Carla Mattos was invited to provide commentary on the NCI Ras Initiative website.
Professor Matthias Mann has been named the inaugural recipient of the 2015 Karger Medal, named in honor of Dr. Barry L. Karger who has been director of the Barnett Institute at Northeastern since 1973.
Northeastern senior co-captain Chloe Laverack has been named the CAA Scholar Athlete of the Year for women’s rowing, the league announced on Monday, June 22, 2015. The conference honors one Scholar-Athlete in each of its 21 championship sports. Nominees for the award must be a starter or important reserve on their team and must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25. The winners were selected by a vote of the media relations directors at each CAA institution.
Professor Penny Beuning’s tireless work in this area of chemistry has earned her the Chemical Research in Toxicology Young Investigator Award from the American Chemical Society’s Division of Chemical Toxicology.
Prof. George O’Doherty and the Organic Super Group will be hosting a special speaker, Dr. Justin Ragains from LSU.
Prof. George O’Doherty and the Organic Super Group will be hosting a special speaker, Dr. Jianglong Zhu from the University of Toledo.