Dana Carroll on the CRISPR baby controversy
RESEARCH
Oct 09, 2018

Dana Carroll on the CRISPR baby controversy

CBS News, Nature, and GEN News all reached out to CRISPR expert Dana Carroll to get his input after news broke of a Chinese scientist claiming to have helped make the world's first genome-edited babies. ... Read More

And the Award goes to...
RECOGNITION
Sep 07, 2018

And the Award goes to...

James Fulcher received the Marjorie Riches Gunn student award for Graduate Student Excellence at the 2018 Biochemistry Bash and Award Ceremony. Jörg Votteller received the Eveline Bruenger Postdoctoral Award for Excellence. We were privileged to have Marge Gunn attend the event, and Chris Hill said a few words in remembrance of Eveline who passed away earlier this year.... Read More

Dana Carroll Receives Governor's Medal
RECOGNITION
May 30, 2018

Dana Carroll Receives Governor's Medal

At a luncheon with Governor Herbert, Dana Carroll was awarded the 2018 Governor's Medal for Science and Technology. Congratulations Dana!  "Read more" to see photos of the award lunch.... Read More

Kay Willden Retires
RECOGNITION
May 30, 2018

Kay Willden Retires

Biochemistry Senior Account Kay Willden retires after 43 years working at the University of Utah and 11 years in Biochemistry.  Kay had a retirement open house on May 30th.  A large number of people both from Biochemistry and other University departments stopped by to wish her well. Kay will be missed and we wish her the best in the next chapter of her life.  "Read more" to see photos from the event.... Read More

Eveline Bruenger
RESEARCH, RECOGNITION
Apr 23, 2018

Eveline Bruenger

We are very sad to note the passing of Eveline Bruenger. She will be missed. Eveline was a vibrant person and a great friend to the department, and she will live on in our departmental postdoctoral award that bears her name. ... Read More

Niladri Sinha receives the Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award
RESEARCH
Feb 22, 2018

Niladri Sinha receives the Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award

Recent graduate, Niladri Sinha, Ph.D. (Bass Lab) has been selected for a Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award to recognize outstanding achievement in Graduate Studies. Niladri will be participating in a one-day scientific symposium honoring Hal Weintraub and his commitment to innovative science. The annual Weintraub Award Symposium will be held Friday May 4, 2018 at Fred Hutch's lakeside Robert W. Day Campus. ... Read More

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