Jun. 25, 2019—Curious about what biomedical PhDs do for their career? In the “Beyond the Lab” video series, the BRET Office of Career Development ASPIRE Program interviews Vanderbilt PhD and postdoctoral alumni from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine about their career path. This Beyond the Lab episode features Steven Damo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department...
Jun. 14, 2019—Lauren Parker Jackson, Biological Sciences, presents the RCR Special Session: “Avoiding & overcoming career-limiting moves” on Tuesday, June 25, at 12:20pm-1:10pm in 1220 MRB3. MBTP-CSB-2019-06-25-Jackson-RCR
Jun. 14, 2019—Geena Ildefonso, of the Lopez Lab, presents the MBTP/CSB Seminar: “Modeling the Execution Modes of TNF𝜶-Induced Necroptosis” on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 12:20pm-1:10pm in 1220 MRB3. MBTP-CSB-2019-06-18-Ildefonso
Feb. 7, 2019—CSB researchers Carlos Lopez, Biochemistry, and Tina Iverson, Pharmacology, with Vanderbilt faculty Vsevolod Gurevich, have proposed a “conveyor belt” mechanism to explain how scaffold proteins amplify signal cascades by exchanging active enzymes for inactive ones. Their findings were reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Feb. 7, 2019—Hassane Mchaourab, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, will receive the 2019 Silver Medal in Biology/Medicine from the International EPR (ESR) Society (IES) for significant contributions to the field of EPR/ESR Spectroscopy. He will receive the award at the 2019 EUROMAR/ISMAR joint conference in Berlin, where he will also be a plenary speaker.
Jan. 7, 2019—Congratulations to Caleigh Azumaya for being named the 2019 recipient of The Karpay Award in Structural Biology. “I am flattered to receive the Karpay award,” Caleigh said. Caleigh joined the Nakagawa Lab in 2014 to learn more about glutamatergic signaling, biochemical and molecular biology and cryo-EM. Her main research interest focuses on the structure and...
Nov. 1, 2018—Dr. Terry Lybrand, Chemistry, presents the MBTP/CSB Seminar: “Water as an allosteric modulator: Are structural waters more than just ‘structural’ elements?” on Tuesday, November 6, at 12:20pm-1:10pm in 1220 MRB3. MBTP-CSB-2018-11-06-Lybrand