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

Published: April 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.

Boyce Award Winner: Rosha Poudyal

Published: March 29th, 2017

Graduate student and member of Dr. Michael Kladde’s laboratory, Rosha Poudyal, is the recipient of the Wanda and Richard Boyce Award for her outstanding graduate research in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Student Awarded by the American Physiological Society

Published: March 8th, 2017

Kristen Solocinski was selected to receive an APS Caroline tum Suden/Frances Hellebrandt Professional Opportunity Award and presented her research at the 2017 Experimental Biology meeting in Chicago.

AMRIS Facility Acquires Two New Magnets

Published: January 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: January 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.

Making Life Changing Discoveries

Published: June 20th, 2017

Biochemistry Professor, Dr. Mavis Agbandje-McKenna in collaboration with Dr. Aravind Asokan, associate professor in the department of genetics at the University of North Carolina, have found that altered virus may expand patient recruitment in human gene therapy trials.

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.