Tracy & Nicole attend NMRFAM Introductory Structure Determination Workshop

Tracy and Nicole spent a week at the University of Wisconsin at Madison at the National Magnetic Resonance Facility at Madison (NMRFAM) Introductory Structure Determination Workshop. There they learned the steps to solution NMR structural determination including backbone and sidechain assignment, TOCSY and NOE assignments, structural refinement, and structural validation. They also learned the newest […]

Tracy and Nicole awarded training grant fellowships

Congratulations to Tracy and Nicole! Tracy was selected for the Molecular Biophysics Training Grant and Nicole was selected for the Biotechnology Training Grant.

Dr. Ashton Brock and Dr. Jennifer Martin

May 2016, Jen and Ashton graduated with their PhD degrees. Ashton started a clinical chemistry postdoctoral position at UVA and Jen is staying in the lab for a year to work with Linda on revising Introductory Chemistry at UVA.

Steven awarded an American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship

Steven was awarded an American Heart Association (AHA) Predoctoral Fellowship this May for his collaborative research between the Columbus and Isakson laboratories. AHA funds research related to cardiovascular function and disease and stroke, or to related clinical, basic science, bioengineering or biotechnology, and public health problems. Steven aims to investigate the molecular basis for the […]

Columbus Lab Members Present at the 60th Annual Biophysical Society Meeting

Five graduate students from the Columbus Laboratory attended and presented at the 60th Annual Biophysical Society Meeting in Los Angeles on February 27th to March 2nd, 2016. Ashton Brock presented a poster entitled “Micelles and Bicelles as Membrane Mimics for Membrane Protein Characterization” with collaborators Svetlana Baoukina and Peter Tieleman. Steven Keller presented a poster […]