Cathy Costello receives prestigious mass spectrometry award

Cathy Costello was recently awarded the 2017 Award for a Distinguished Contribution in Mass Spectrometry by the American Society for Mass Spectrometry. This award recognizes a singular significant achievement and was for her pioneering contributions to the development of tandem mass spectrometry of glycans and glycoconjugates. Addtional details of the award can be found on the ASMS web page. Congratulations Cathy!


Cathy Costello Elected as AAAS Fellow

By mlayneNovember 25th, 2016in CBMS, Departmental News, Research News

Cocostellongratulations to Cathy Costello for her election as an AAAS Fellow. This is a well-deserved recognition of Dr. Costello’s contributions to mass spectrometry, particularly developing and applying new technologies to advance medicine and increase understanding of biology, and for service to the global community.

Please read article in BUSM News and the full story at the AAAS.

Kshitij Khatri presents at Gordon Research Conference in Italy

By mlayneMarch 27th, 2015in CBMS, Graduate Student News

Congratulations to Kshitij Khatri (KK) in the Zaia lab for recently presenting at the Glycobiology Gordon Research Conference and Seminar titled "Glycans as Mediators of Interactions Between Molecules, Cells and Organisms". The glycobiology GRC is a unique setting that brings together experts from all fields relevant to carbohydrates in biological systems including synthetic chemistry, structural and systems biology, glycoanalytics and glycoinformatics. KK gave a talk on his research entitled: "Glycoproteomics of Influenza A Virus Hemagglutinin: Correlating Glycan Macro- and Micro-Heterogeneity with Virus Evolution and Interactions with the Host Immune System" and also served as a discussion leader for session, "Chemical and Molecular Analysis of Glycosylation in Health and Disease".

Dr. Catherine Costello named 2011 American Chemical Society Fellow

By mlayneSeptember 20th, 2011in CBMS, Departmental News

The American Chemical Society (ACS) inducted BUSM Professor of Biochemistry and Director of the Mass Spectrometry Resource Catherine E. Costello, PhD as an ACS Fellow during the Society’s recent national meeting in Denver. Dr. Costello joins more than 200 distinguished scientists in receiving this honor. Selection is based on outstanding accomplishments in chemistry and important contributions to ACS, the world’s largest scientific society.

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Dr. Costello Receives Outstanding Achievement Award in Mass Spectrometry

By mlayneMarch 31st, 2010in CBMS, Departmental News

Congratulations to Dr. Cathy Costello for receiving the 2010 Frank H. Field and Joe L. Franklin Award for Outstanding Achievement in Mass Spectrometry from the American Chemical Society. This is a tremendous honor and a recognition Cathy’s pioneering contributions to the mass spectrometry of biomolecules, especially carbohydrates and glycoproteins. A link to the B.U. news announcement is below.

Costello BU News