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2018 Celebration of Research – February 19 & 20

Published: Jan 7th, 2018

The UF COM Celebration of Research is a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect on the strength of our research programs and appreciate the breadth, quality, and merit of the science conducted within the College.

Jacob Andring, Dr. Michael Kilberg, Carrie Lomelino, Dr. Robert McKenna

Co-authored review article published in the prestigious Journal of Biological Chemistry

Published: Jan 6th, 2018

Dr. Michael Kilberg, Dr. Robert McKenna and graduate students, Carrie Lomelino and Jacob Andring, co-authored a review article titled, “Asparagine synthetase: Function, structure, and role in disease.”

Tianqi (Jimmy) Wei, from Dr. Mingyi Xie’s lab, and Matthew Johnson, from Dr. Jörg Bungert’s lab.

Two Undergraduate Lab Students Selected for UF’s Emerging Scholars Program

Published: Jan 5th, 2018

Tianqi (Jimmy) Wei, from Dr. Mingyi Xie’s lab, and Matthew Johnson, from Dr. Jörg Bungert’s lab, were selected for The Center for Undergraduate Research’s Emerging Scholars Program.

UF Cracks U.S. News Top 10

Published: Sep 13th, 2017

The University of Florida has become the first Florida school to break into the list of top 10 best public universities, coming in at No. 9, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings released.

Congratulations to our Summer Graduates!

Published: Aug 2nd, 2017

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology would like to congratulate and commemorate our Summer 2017 graduating masters and doctoral students on their excellent achievement!

UF Research Foundation Professorship Awarded to Dr. Suming Huang

Published: Jul 3rd, 2017

This award, given to tenured faculty who have a distinguished record of research, aims to recognize professors for their recent contributions and provide incentives for continued excellence in research.

UF College of Medicine Convocation Ceremony

Published: May 5th, 2017

Mir Hossain, Ph.D. and Rosha Poudyal, Ph.D., along with other UF College of Medicine graduate students, were honored at the convocation ceremony held on Friday, April 28, 2017.

2017 Basic Science Award Recipient: Dr. Mavis Agbandje-McKenna

Published: Apr 12th, 2017

Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, Ph.D. is the recipient of the 2017 College of Medicine’s Basic Science Award for her outstanding achievement, productivity and research discovery of the fundamental underlying principles of biology and medicine.

AMRIS Facility Acquires Two New Magnets

Published: Jan 23rd, 2017

Advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy center has commissioned a Siemens 3T MRI/S scanner and an Oxford HyperSense Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (DNP) system.

BMB Department’s Involvement in Cancer Research

Published: Jan 22nd, 2017

Dr. Jianrong Lu, Associate Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Dr. Brian K. Law, Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology, have established how some tumors bolster their own blood supply.