Monday, May 14, 2018 - 9:53am

Two biochemistry and molecular biology students received departmental awards as a result of their academic and research endeavors during their undergraduate studies.

Taking the BMB Faculty Award for Academic Excellence was Hailey Elizabeth Clark, who earned a 4.0 GPA with two majors:…

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 3:57pm

A study detailing the structure of MBH, a molecular complex involved in microbial respiration, has revealed similarities to the structure's counterpart in humans, known as Complex 1.

The University of Georgia's Michael W. W. Adams, a distinguished research and Georgia Power professor in…

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 11:00am

Associate professor Hang Yin of the University of Georgia's department of biochemistry and molecular biology had a study he helped author, “Transient HIF2A inhibition promotes satellite cell proliferation and muscle regeneration,” featured by UGA Today.

The study has found a technology…

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 4:51pm

The University of Georgia's Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology's Debra Mohnen was appointed to the Georgia Athletic Association Professorship in Complex Carbohydrate Research by the Board of Regents effective April 18, 2018.

Mohnen conducts research in the Complex…

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 11:39am

University of Georgia junior Laurel Hiatt was named a 2018 Truman Scholar. One of 59 students in the nation given the honor, Hiatt will receive a $30,000 scholarship toward graduate school.

Hiatt is majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology and Spanish, and conducts research in the…

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 11:22am

The University of Georgia's Biochemistry Undergraduate Society held its Spring Symposium on April 20, 2018, allowing students to present a poster or deliver an oral presentation to professors, graduate students and peers.

In the poster competition, Sarah Choi placed first, and Weston…

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 9:18am

The second place poster at the Southeast Enzyme Conference (SEC) went to Brittany Pioso, an undergraduate researcher in Dr. Zachary Wood's lab. She competed in a pool of 80 posters submitted by both graduate and undergraduate students, with her research on the role of packing defects in the…

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 10:41am

Congratulations to BMB undergraduates Trisha Dalapati and Stephan George for being among the 211 students from across the nation to be recognized as Barry Goldwater Scholars.

 https://news.uga.edu/2018-goldwater-scholars/

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:07pm

The BFF is pleased to announce that we will now be able to offer protein and antibody characterization services in collaboration with the Biomarker and Immunology Core at the Center for Vaccines and Immunology at UGA.  These services will utilize the Octet Red system which uses biosensors that…

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 10:34am

In research recently published in Nature Biotechnology and led by Debra Mohnen, professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Ajay Biswal, assistant research scientist, a genetic modification of the pectin synthesis pathway was shown to improve plants as a resource for biofuel production…