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Molecular Biophysics



September 13, 2019

Save The date!

Save the date for the 10th Annual Biophysics Symposium on September 13th, 2019. Our distinguished speakers this year are Dr. Benjamin Garcia from the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Lila Gierasch from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Dr. Daniel Herschlag from Stanford University, Dr. Susan Marqusee from the University of California, Berkeley, and Dr. Julie Theriot from the University of Washington.


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Recent Honors

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Heather Pinkett

Biophysics preceptor, Heather Pinkett,  was recently profiled by the Biophysical Society. Check out the feature to learn more about Dr. Pinkett's career path and the research currently happening in her lab. 

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Research Focus

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Neha Kamat

Neha Kamat and biophysics trainees, Miranda Jacobs and Maggie Boyd, recently published an article in PNAS. Her lab set out to synthesize membrane proteins outside of a cell, and in the process developed a new technique that improved the rate and yield of these proteins. The technique also gave rise to a new understanding of mechanical processes that could be occurring inside a cell.

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Biophysics Trainee Meeting

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Evanston

Trainee "Research In Progress" Meetings take place on the 2nd Tuesday of the month in the academic year. Each meeting consists of prese...

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