Archive for the ‘Departmental News’ Category

Congratulations to Yanyan Lu!

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Congratulations to Yanyan Lu in the Costello Laboratory for successfully defending her PhD Thesis: “Mass Spectrometry Studies of Immunoglobulins”

Congratulations to Teresa Colvin

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Congratulations to Teresa Colvin in the Sherman lab who successfully defended her PhD Thesis: “The Heat Shock Protein Hsp70 Affects Cancer Signaling Via its Interaction with Co-chaperone Bag3″.

Congratulations to Yu Huang

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Congratulations to Yu Huang in the Zaia lab for successfully defending his PhD Thesis: “Extracellular Remodeling Enzyme Processed Heparan Sulfate Oligosaccharides: Method Development and Characterization using Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry”

Congratulations to Kathleen Tumelty

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Congratulations to Kathleen Tumelty in the Layne laboratory who successfully defended her PhD Thesis: “Mechanisms of Aortic Carboxypeptidase-like Protein Regulation of the Fibroblast to Myofibroblast Transition“.

Congratulations to Albert Lee, PhD

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Congratulations to Albert Lee in Dr. Vickery Trinkaus-Randall’s laboratory who successfully defended his PhD thesis: “Hypoxia Impairs Wounds Healing by Inducing Changes in Calcium Mobilization and Adhesion Proteins”.

Congratulations to Vickery Trinkaus-Randall

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Dr. Trinkaus-Randall has received the Graduate Medical Sciences Faculty Recognition Award that was given at the Eighth Annual John McCahan Medical Campus Education Day.

Biochemistry Retreat 2012

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

The Biochemistry Department went on a 2 day retreat on October 18th and 19th at the Wachusett Village Inn. Please see photos

Congratulations also go out to the winners in the Best Poster competition. All retreat attendees voted for their favorite posters in three category. Ballots were tallied then burned in the fire pit before any ballots with hanging chads could be contested.

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  • Erin Smith won in the postdoc poster category
  • Madelane Teran won in the Postqual student poster category
  • Ankur Prasad & Mike Jager (not shown) shared the prize in the prequal student/research technician category

 

 

 

 

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Biochemistry Department highlighted in “Campus Alumni News”

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Biochemistry: A Department on the Move

Dr. Symes wins teaching award

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Congratulations to Dr. Karen Symes who was co-awarded with Dr. Shoumita Dasgupta the Graduate Medical Sciences Faculty Recognition Award  for her efforts creating the new FiBS I curriculum.

 

Congratulations Celeste!

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Congratulations to Celeste Rich who has been awarded a 2012  Perkins Distinguished Service Award. These awards are presented annually by the Faculty Council to three members of the Boston University family in recognition of distinguished service to the University.  Celeste was recognized for her outstanding contributions to the research mission of the Biochemistry Department and the University at large. It is a well-deserved honor for a wonderful person! Congratulations and Thank you Celeste!