$1 Million Mathers Foundation Award given to ​Dr. Hashim Al-Hashimi 

Dr. Hashim Al-Hashimi was recently given a Mathers Foundation grant to map novel structures in the human genome. Read More


Paul Modrich Shares Nobel Prize in Chemistry

October 7, 2015 - The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced today that Paul Modrich, Professor of Biochemistry at Duke University, Tomas Lindahl of the Francis Crick Institute and Clare Hall Laboratory in the UK, and Aziz Sancar of University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, are the recipients of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for mechanistic studies of DNA repair.

Robert Lefkowitz Shares Nobel Prize in Chemistry

​Robert J. Lefkowitz MD, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator and Professor of Biochemistry who has spent his entire 39-year research career at the Duke University Medical Center, is sharing the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Brian K. Kobilka of Stanford University School of Medicine, who was a post-doctoral fellow in Lefkowitz's lab in the 1980s.  Photo by Duke University Photography

Dr. Huanghe Yang Wins NIH Award

Congratulations to Dr. Huanghe Yang, who has been named a recipient of a 2017 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award to study membrane ion and lipid transport.



Jane and Dave Richardson were selected as the co-winners of the 2018 Carl Brändén Award by the Protein Society. This...
Congratulations to Amanuel Kibrom, a member of the Rajagopal Laboratory, who was awarded a 2018 Graduate Research Fellowship from the...
Congratulations, Kate on this wonderful recognition of your research! Kate will be using funds from this Searle Scholars award to...
Congratulations to Michael Boyce , PhD and Kenichi Yokoyama , PhD for being recognized as the "Future of Biochemistry." They...


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