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April 1, 2021

After his former PhD student, Alex Broussard, serendipitously discovered the role of the enzyme GALE in mucus secretion, Dr. Michael Boyce's lab embarked on...

March 18, 2021

We celebrate Jane Richardson. She helped solve 2 of the roughly first 20 protein structures and is the "mother" of...

March 18, 2021

We celebrate Dr. Lorena Beese. She uses X-ray crystallography to derive hi-res, 3D protein images that, combined with different scientific...

March 18, 2021

 

We celebrate Dr. Maria Schumacher. Her lab has determined the molecular mechanisms of important biological systems by understanding those...

March 18, 2021

We feature Dr. Meta Kuehn & her now all-female lab. They study how pathogenic bacteria distribute virulence factors to host...

March 15, 2021

Gracing the cover is a TEM image of P. fluorescens producing vesicles. View the art along with Hannah McMillan's article....

March 4, 2021

We celebrate Dr. Kate Meyer who developed the first method for transcriptome-wide detection of m6A. Her work helped uncover...

February 10, 2021

Discover what David is researching in the Meyer Lab and what he appreciates about the department's welcoming atmosphere. Read more...

February 8, 2021

Sarah is a 2018 matriculant whose research focuses on Staphyloccoccus aureus biofilm infections. Read about her pre-Duke experience and how the department...

January 19, 2021

When PhD student, Jimin Hu, saw good and bad science communication during COVID-19, she reached out to the American Society...

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