News

Ono and Oliver attend the 246th ACS National Meeting

Ryan and Tomihiro attended the 246th American Chemical Society National Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 8-12, 2013. Tomihiro was accepted to the Physical Chemistry Symposium Workshop for Undergraduate Chemistry Majors and presented his poster entitled “Modulating detergent micelle fluidity for membrane protein structural studies”.

Fox and Columbus paper highlighted in Protein Science

Solution NMR resonance assignment strategies for β-barrel membrane proteins published this month in Protein Science was highlighted “In This Issue” by the journal.

Dan Fox passes his thesis defense and graduates

April 10, 2013 The day of the defense May 19, 2013 Graduation

Linda receives UVA All-University Teaching Award

The UVA All-University Teaching Award is given for excellence in teaching with additional emphasis on research and service accomplishments. Nine awards were given each year to faculty through-out the University. Read more about this years awardees.

Ashton and Ryan present at the 2013 Huskey Research Exhibition

Ashton Brock presented a poster entitled “Influence of detergents on the solubilization and function of lipoprotein signal peptidase A: Connecting detergent and membrane protein physical properties” and was awarded 1st prize in the Physical Sciences and Mathematics Division. Ryan Oliver presented a poster entitled “Modulating the physical properties of micelles using detergent mixtures for membrane […]

Lab snow tubing trip

The lab headed to Wintergreen for snow tubing fun on March 11, 2013.

Ashton & Jen Advance to PhD Candidacy

Last week Jen & Ashton passed their second year qualifying exams and advanced to PhD Candidacy. They worked hard to prepare and the did extremely well!