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Latest News

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Sep 25, 2017
The groups of Professors Yi Tang and Ken Houk worked with Japanese scientists to discover a new mode of enzyme catalysis reported in the journal Nature
Professor Guillaume Chanfreau
Sep 22, 2017
Professor Guillaume Chanfreau has been selected by the American Cancer Society for the 2017 Determination Award for his cancer research.
Nako
Aug 31, 2017
Graduate student Nako Nakatsuka (A Andrews/P Weiss groups) won “Grand Overall Prize” at the Brain in Flux meeting & she recently starred in a science video
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Aug 31, 2017
Undergraduate summer researchers from SPUR ten-week programs presented their posters at the August 30, 2017 event in the Young Hall Student Collaboratory.
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Aug 30, 2017
In response to concerns from students, a new policy has been instituted to limit the cost of written course materials for chemistry and biochemistry classes.
 
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Aug 25, 2017
A new online purchase order system will be available to all Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty, postdocs, graduate students and staff on September 1, 2017. 
Professor Heather Maynard
Aug 21, 2017
Professor Heather Maynard is one of ten organic chemists to be selected for the Arthur C Cope Scholar Award by the American Chemical Society (ACS). 
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Aug 17, 2017
Undergraduate summer researchers from SPUR eight-week programs presented their posters at the August 17, 2017 event in the Young Hall Student Collaboratory.
Elaine Quan
Aug 17, 2017

Graduate student Elaine Qian (Spokoyny lab) is one of nine women selected to receive the ACS Women Chemists Committee’s 2nd Annual Merck Research Award.

Professor Steven Clarke
Aug 16, 2017
Professor Steve Clarke has been awarded the 2018 William C Rose Award by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB).

Events

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Cram Conference Room – 3440 Molecular Sciences Bldg
Yale University
1:00pm
California NanoSystems Institute Auditorium
UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
5:00pm
CS24 Young Hall
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
4:00pm
California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) Auditorium
Nobel Laureate, Distinquished Professor, Director of the BioFrontiers Institute/HHMI Investigator
4:00pm
Young Hall 2033
1:30pm
Cram Conference Room – 3440 Molecular Sciences Bldg
Senior Research Fellow
12:00pm to 6:30pm
California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) Lobby & Auditorium, Covel Commons Grand Horizon Ballroom
UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
5:00pm
CS24 Young Hall
University at Albany, SUNY