News Archive

2005

Maria Spies joins the biochemistry faculty

Dr. Spies comes to Illinois following postdoctoral research at the University of California, Davis. Posted December 01, 2005
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The biochemistry faculty welcomes Lin-Feng Chen

Dr. Chen recently completed his postdoctoral research at Gladstone Institute of Immunology and Virology, University of California, San Francisco. Posted November 10, 2005
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Researchers seeking alternative to surgery for brain cancers

Dave Kranz and colleagues won a $450,000 grant from the James S. McDonnell Foundation to study immunotherapies as a safe alternative to surgery for brain cancer.

UI News Bureau     
Posted October 10, 2005
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Molecular research suggests shift needed in how some drugs are created

Michael V. Lasker, an M.D./Ph.D. student at the U of I's College of Medicine in Urbana, and Satish Nair, department of biochemistry, used x-ray crystallography to determine the structure of mouse interleukin-1 receptor-associataed kinase-4 (IRAK-4).

Medical News Today     
Posted October 04, 2005
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The biochemistry department welcomes Susan Martinis

Dr. Martinis earned her Ph.D. at the University of Illinois and completed postdoctoral research at M.I.T. Posted June 01, 2005
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