10/05/2017 - Professor Catherine Murphy is honored for long-standing commitment to the University of Illinois
09/27/2017 - With help from an endowed chairship, Paul Hergenrother is improving antibiotics.
09/21/2017 - Professor Andrew Gewirth is honored for long-standing commitment to the University of Illinoi
09/14/2017 - Erin Nissen, a doctoral candidate in Dana Dlott’s research group at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been awarded a Department of Energy National Nuclear
09/12/2017 - Wilfred van der Donk believes universities will lead the fight against bacterial resistance to drugs.
08/23/2017 - Paul Hergenrother has won the Sosnovsky Award for Cancer Research, one of the National Awards of the American Chemical Society.
07/31/2017 - The National Science Foundation recently granted the University of Illinois $3 million for an interdisciplinary graduate student training program to help form new insight on the brain—and to expand participation in the field of brain science itself.
- Massive Simulation of the HIV ‘Shell’ Reveals New Vulnerabilities that We Might Exploit to Eliminate the Virus
07/19/2017 - It took two years, two supercomputers and two Illinois researchers, Juan Perilla and the late Klaus Schulten, to simulate 1.2 microseconds in the life of an HIV capsid, a protein cage that protects the viral genome.
07/11/2017 - Graduate student Emma Southgate (Sarlah group) has been chosen as a recipient of one of the 2017-2018 Bristol-Myers Squibb Fellowships in Synthetic Organic Chemistry.
07/07/2017 - Lydia Kisley, a Beckman-Brown Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellow, and colleagues including Martin Grueble and Deborah Leckband, recently used Fast Relaxation Imaging (FReI) to investigate the folding stability and dynamics of proteins within polyacrylamide hydrogels.
07/07/2017 - Thomas Osberger (White group) and Andy Thomas (Denmark group) are finalists for the 2017 Reaxys PhD Prize.
06/27/2017 - Ana Peinetti a researcher in Bioengineering from Argentina, will join the laboratory of Yi Lu as a 2017 Pew Latin American Fellow.
06/19/2017 - Graduate student Mark Burgess and postdoc Kenneth Hernandez-Burgos win the “Norman Hackerman Young Author Award” from the Electrochemical Society for the best paper from a young author in the Journal of the Electrochemical Society during 2016.
- Undergraduate Student Won the 2017 Undergraduate Student Award from the Eastern Analytical Symposium
06/19/2017 - Undergraduate student Mihail Krumov won the 2017 Undergraduate Student Award from the Eastern Analytical Symposium.
06/08/2017 - Kami Hull has won a 2017 Amgen Young Investigator Award.