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Congratulations to Laura Ganser!
December 6, 2016
Congratulations to Laura Ganser! Laura a fourth year Biochemistry graduate student in the Al-Hashimi laboratory has just been awarded an...
Kate Meyer is named a 2016 Blavatnik Regional Award Finalist.
October 18, 2016
Kate Meyer, who recently joined the Department of Biochemistry, was named the 2016 Blavatnik Regional Award Finalist. This award reflects...
Human NADPH-cytochrome P450 oxidoreductase (POR) gene mutations are associated with severe skeletal deformities and disordered steroidogenesis.
September 24, 2016
A current paper from Bettie Sue Masters demonstrates that, unlike previously described mutations, A287P causes POR deficiency disorder due to...
The Tao-Shih Hsieh, Ph.D. Memorial Lecture has been established by Dr. and Mrs. Y.T. Chen.
September 20, 2016
We are very pleased to announce that an endowed lectureship in honor of Dr. Tao-Shih Hsieh has been established by...
Yokoyama Lab paper published in Nature Chemical Biology.
September 20, 2016
Nikkomycins and polyoxins are antifungal peptidylnucleoside antibiotics active against human and plant pathogens. Here we report that during peptidylnucleoside biosynthesis...
Dr.s Tao Hsieh and Michael Been describe howTudor domain-containing protein 3 (TDRD3), a multidomain scaffold protein functions as an epigenetic reader on nuclear chromatin.
September 14, 2016
Tudor domain-containing protein 3 (TDRD3), a multidomain scaffold protein functions as an epigenetic reader on nuclear chromatin and binds with...
The Schumacher lab recently determined structures of MrkH in its apo and c-di-GMP bound states.
August 30, 2016
Klebsiella pneumonia is an important cause of refractory nosocomial infections, the infectivity of which is largely due to its ability...
Paul Modrich will receive the North Carolina Award in Science. Congratulations Paul!
August 25, 2016
Paul Modrich will receive the North Carolina Award in Science. Congratulations Paul! For more details see LINK
Welcome Entering Graduate Student Class of 2016!
August 24, 2016
Welcome Entering Graduate Student Class of 2016! The Department of Biochemistry is excited to introduce its outstanding graduate students of...
Al-Hashimi group reveals how DNA can withstand damage without breaking
August 3, 2016
A new study could explain why DNA and not RNA is the main repository of genetic information. Link1 Link2