Madhurima Das is the first co-author in a featured publication in the Journal of Molecular Biology!

Madhurima Das, Christopher J. Wilson, Xiaohu Mei, Thomas E. Wales, John R. Engen, and Olga Gursky, Structural Stability and Local Dynamics in Disease-Causing Mutants of Human Apolipoprotein A-I: What Makes the Protein Amyloidogenic? The JMB scientific editor writes:” For your featured article, normally we would have a commentary, but since the editor liked the […]

New review article published on cellular membrane and lipid changes that occur upon infection with poliovirus by Jie E. Yang, Evan D. Rossignol, Esther Bullitt

The Role of Electron Microscopy in Studying the Continuum of Changes in Membranous Structures during Poliovirus Infection Viruses 2015, 7(10), 5305-5318; doi:10.3390/v7102874 (registering DOI) Poliovirus infection results in the proliferation of membranous vesicles. The structure and function of these vesicles vary spatially and temporally throughout the viral replication cycle.

Prof. Esther Bullitt and Dr. Chelsea Epler featured in BU Today Article

In it’s 4-part series, “Making Research Work”, BU Today turns to investigators Esther Bullit and Chelsea Epler in their article Too Many Postdocs, Too Little Funding to discuss alternatives to academic careers for post-doctoral researchers.  Please click on the link below for the full article. Too Many Postdocs, Too Little Funding

Congratulations to the H. I. Russek Students Achievement Day Award Winners!

The H. I. Russek Students Achievement Day committee has selected the 2015 award winners. As always, we were guided by demonstrated excellence in academics, research, and citizenship in the lab, department, GMS and beyond. This year’s competition was particularly tight. All applicants have a strong academic record, two or more publications resulting from their PhD […]

Congratulations to Prof. Andy Zoeller!

Congratulations to Dr. Andy Zoeller who has recently received an NIH RO1 grant to identify small molecule inhibitors of animal cell phospholipid biosynthesis for investigation as broad spectrum antiviral agents.