Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology
Northeastern's Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Laboratory was accepted into the 2019 Competitive Capitol Program, enabling the expansion of the campus and improvement to the biomanufacturing industry.
Biochemistry, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Isaac Kresse, a chemistry and computer engineering student at Northeastern, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship, which he will use to study the role of chaperone proteins in age-related diseases such as Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s.
Zoe Bishop has been named a Fulbright Scholar and will spend a year in South Korea as an English teaching assistant.
Two undergraduate students working in Professor Rebecca Shansky’s lab were awarded research grants from the Mindlin Foundation and Northeastern University.
This summer, Professors Emanuela Barberis and Toyoko Orimoto will be co-chairing the meeting of the Division of Particles & Fields of the American Physical Society
Graduating senior Sarah Neshat has been awarded a fellowship by the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP). The Biochemistry major is planning to join the PhD Program in Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
College of Science
Last week, an international agreement established the world’s largest marine protected area in Antarctica’s Ross Sea. Northeastern’s William Detrich, an expert in marine molecular biology, calls the sea one of the world’s “very few pristine marine ecosystems” and says the protected area “will serve as a natural laboratory for assessing and forecasting climate change on Earth.”
College of Science
Eileen Sheehan, a biochemistry student on co-op at Palmer Station, Antarctica, guest blogs about how the lack of daylight affects her scientific research.