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The 26th Annual Larry Ewing Lectureship

November 14, 2016

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The 6th Annual Lawrence Grossman Lectureship

October 17, 2016

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BMB Faculty Anthony Leung named finalist for the ASCB–Gibco Emerging Leader Prize

September, 2016

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Phd candidate Yajuan Guo from the Coulombe lab receives a Travel award from the Federation of American Societies

September, 2016

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BMB Faculty Dr. Scott Bailey, together with Dr. Jie Xiao from the School of Medicine, received a 2016 Johns Hopkins Discovery Award

July, 2016

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Drs. Michael Matunis and Jiou Wang, together with Dr. Susan Michaelis from School of Medicine, received a 2016 Johns Hopkins Discovery Award

July, 2016

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BMB Faculty Jiou Wang receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award.

July, 2016

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BMB Faculty Anthony Leung receives a Research Scholar Award from the American Cancer Society

July, 2016

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July 25, 2016
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Phd candidate Stephen Wellard from the Jordan lab receives poster prize at The Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC)

July 25, 2016

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ScM candidate Stefan Prendergast from the Coulombe Lab receives The Reverend Melvin B. Tuggle Inaugural Community Excellence Award

June 15, 2016

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Phd candidate Chynna Broxton received the J. Howard Brown Award for outstanding graduate student from the American Society for Microbiology

June 15, 2016

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ScM candidate Rosemary Lu from the Coulombe Lab wins the Spirit of Student Assembly Award

May 27, 2016

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Phd candidate Grace Hwang from the Jordan lab receives the Genetics Society of America TAGC travel award

April 25, 2016

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2016 ANNUAL BMB RETREAT

April 22-23, 2016

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PHD CANDIDATE Christine Lee FROM THE Matunis LAB RECEIVES THE ELSA ORENT KEILES FELLOWSHIP

March 23, 2016
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BMB faculty Jennifer Kavran won 2016 Faculty Innovation Fund award

March, 2016

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Phd candidate Jessica Hopkins from the Jordan lab wins the 2016 Baltimore Area Repair Symposium Poster Competition

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February 25, 2016
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February 1, 2016
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The 6th Annual Cecile Pickart Lectureship

February 1, 2016

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Phd candidate Eric Simko from the Wang lab receives a National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) Scholarship

January 29, 2016

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Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony

January 12. 2016

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The 5th Annual Lawrence Grossman Lectureship

December 1, 2015

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BMB Faculty Michael Matunis named AAAS fellow

November 23, 2015

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Phd candidate Robert McPherson from the Leung lab receives a Journal of Cell Science Travelling Fellowship

October 1, 2015

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BMB welcomes new faculty Dr. Jennifer Kavran

October, 2015

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BMB Faculty Val Culotta's discovery offers clues about why some Candida Albicans infections are so deadly

September 7, 2015

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BMB Welcome Back Picnic

August 27, 2015

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BMB Faculty Phil Jordan receives Johns Hopkins Discovery Award

July 6, 2015

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June 24, 2015
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June 24, 2015
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Dr. Michelle Kerns from the Coulombe Lab wins Thurston R. Adams Prize received from the university of Maryland department of surgery Buxton Research Symposium

June 23, 2015

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Dr. Goran Periz's from the Wang Lab findings shed light on quality control measures that help keep cells healthy and go awry in diseases like ALS 

June 2, 2015

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Phd candidate Eric Simko from the Wang lab receives Frederik B. Bang Award

May 18, 2015

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Dr. Ryan Hobbs from the Coulombe Lab wins Carol Eliasberg Martin Scholarship and 1st place at the SKCCC Fellow Research Day Poster Session

May 18, 2015

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Phd candidate Chynna Broxton from the Culotta lab receives the Elsa Orent Keiles fellowship and nih nrsa predoctoral fellowship 

April, 2015

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Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony

March 23. 2015

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2015 ANNUAL BMB RETREAT

March 6-7, 2015

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2014 Achievement Awards

 

February 5, 2015

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PhD candidate Cissy Li from the Culotta Lab wins the 2015 Delta Omega Poster Competition (Lab research and overall winner)

February 5, 2015

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Dr. Aaron Haeusler from the Wang Lab wins K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

February, 2015

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January 28, 2015
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BMB Annual Holiday Celebration

December 12, 2014

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BMB Faculty Daniela Drummond-Barbosa named AAAS fellow

November 28, 2014

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PhD candidate Casey Daniels from the Leung Lab wins the Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award

November 17, 2014

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Wednesday, December 3rd Baltimore Science Cafe featured Dr. Jürgen Bosch, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Dr. Bosch discussed malaria’s effects on world health, current research to develop new malaria treatments, and efforts to develop a vaccine for this disease. Dr. Bosch focused on vaccine development and asked the question, will a vaccine ever be enough to control malaria, a disease that affects millions of people worldwide? 

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The 24th Annual Larry Ewing Lectureship

September 15, 2014

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NEW BMB Online Course

Fundamentals of Reproductive Biology

August, 2014

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BMB Welcome Back Picnic

August 26, 2014

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Harnessing the Power of Bacteria’s Sophisticated Immune System

BMB Researchers now better understand how bacteria can so quickly protect itself from harm, could help unlock clues about antibiotic resistance.

August 14, 2014

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Scientific Methods Workshop for graduate students and early-stage investigators by Tung-Tien Sun, PhD

June 3, 2014

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A Visionary Alum

Nan Zhang, MHS ‘14, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB), selected as a 2014-2015 Albert Schweitzer Fellow-Baltimore.

May, 2014

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The domino effect

Dr. Wang is the inaugural recipient of the 2014 Shikani/El-Hibri Prize for Discovery and Innovation, established by Alan H. Shikani, MD, who directs the Maryland Nose and Sinus Rhinology Program, and Fuad El-Hibri, founder and chair of Emergent BioSolutions, Inc.

May, 2014

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Finally, the "How" of ALS

Scientists discover how the mutation commonly found on a gene called C9ORF72 derails normal cell functions.

April, 2014

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ALS-Linked Gene Causes Disease By Changing Genetic Material’s Shape

Unusual process may also explain some dementias.

March 5, 2014

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“Super” Enzyme Protects Against Dangers of Oxygen

January 29, 2013