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In the lab: Mike Pollastri

Chem­istry and chem­ical biology asso­ciate pro­fessor Michael Pol­lastri has sev­eral under­grad­uate and grad­uate stu­dents working in his lab. They mix and create com­pounds, test whether those com­pounds are what is […]

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Guest post: Opening up drug discovery for neglected diseases

This post was written by asso­ciate pro­fessor Michael Pol­lastri. Neglected trop­ical dis­eases are a col­lec­tion of infec­tious dis­eases that pri­marily affect the poor in devel­oping nations, and many have extremely […]

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A cure for sleeping sickness?

A few years ago chem­istry and chem­ical biology pro­fessor Mike Pol­lastri met a researcher name Larry Ruben at a con­fer­ence. Ruben was pre­senting a poster on an enzyme that is […]