8/2018 Lab alumnus Amber (Yael) Balazs will give the keynote address at the UMass Chemistry Researchfest!
7/2018 Maryam Kashefi wins a Protein Science Travel Award to present her work at the Protein Society Meeting in Boston, MA. Nikita, Aruni, and Lynmarie attend the Receptorfest Meeting at Cornell.
6/2018 Lynmarie organizes the "Molecular Biophysics of Membranes" FASEB conference at St. Bonaventure University in Olean, NY. The talks are fabulous, plus lots of interesting discussions -- what a great community! Congrats to Maryam on her first conference talk.
6/2018 Welcome to Nikita Malik, our new postdoc. She joins us after completing her PhD doing NMR and other biophysical studies of a centromere protein with Ashutosh Kumar at IIT Bombay. Welcome also to William Farrell who joins us for summer research through the CURE REU program.
5/2018 Lynmarie enjoys hooding and celebrating our two PhD graduates this year: Libbie and Xuni!
4/2018 We welcome Aruni Karunanayake Mudiyanselage back to the lab as a Research Fellow. She worked with us previously in 2013 before working with the Martin and You labs.
2/2018 Lynmarie co-chairs and speaks at a symposium on transmembrane signaling at the Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco.
2/2018 A fond goodbye to Dr. Xuni Li and we wish her all the best as she starts her next chapter as Research Associate at the UMass Medical School Mass Spectrometry Facility.
1/2018 Xuni Li defends her thesis: Congratulations!!
1/2018 We welcome two undergraduates into the lab, Tiernan Kennedy and Gulalai Shah.
1/2018 Happy 10th Anniversary to Proteopedia!
12/2017 Kiki Carey is awarded a Commonwealth College Research Assistant Fellowship - congrats Kiki!
11/2017 Libbie defends her thesis: Congratulations Dr. Haglin!! Her gorgeous chemoreceptor array assembly is on the cover of Biochemistry this month too!
9/2017 Libbie's first paper is accepted for publication in Biochemistry!
8/2017 Maryam's first paper is accepted for publication in Journal of Physical Chemistry B!
7/2017 Xuni Li wins a Finn Wold and Protein Science Travel Award to present her work at the Protein Society Meeting in Montreal, Canada.
6/2017 Welcome to Kadejah Johnson, who joined the lab for the summer in the SPUR program.
5/2017 Libbie Haglin is one of 4 students selected to present a talk at the UMass CBI/BMB-UMassMed BMP retreat.
5/2017 Congratulations and a fond farewell to senior Karen Li who worked with us since her freshman year on an ABC transporter project: she was also one of ten students in her graduating class to be selected a 21st Century Leader!
5/2017 Congratulations to Kiki Carey who received the Undergraduate Award in Analytical Chemistry from ACS at the Chemistry awards dinner.
3/2017 Maryam Kashefi presents her work at the ENC (Experimental NMR Conference) in Asilomar, CA.
7/2016 Lynmarie co-organizes the FASEB meeting "Molecular Biophysics of Membranes" in Snowmass, Colorado
4/2016 Libbie Haglin is selected to give a talk at the Symposium on Biomolecular Structure, Dynamics, and Function at Brown University.
1/2016 Maryam Kashefi attends US-Canada Winter School on Biomolecular Solid-state NMR in Stowe, Vermont
10/2015 Libbie Haglin wins the Biophysical Society Award for Outstanding Student Poster at the "Biophysics of Proteins at Surfaces" meeting in Madrid, Spain.
6/2015 Cheyenne Hakes joins us from SUNY Cortland, for summer research with the CURE REU program.
6/2015 Alumni reunion honoring the memory of Bob Weis is a great success: wonderful tribute talks by Bob's alumni Anas Chalah and Tania Besschetnova, and a great turnout of lots of young alumni.
12/2014-1/2015 Installation of new NMR spectrometer!
11/2014 Local hydrogen exchange in chemoreceptor complexes paper published in Biochemistry. Congratulations Seena Koshy and Xuni Li.
11/2014 Yael Balazs (PhD 99, NMR Facility Director at Technion University) visits to give a seminar.
Fall 2014 Lynmarie enjoys reconnecting with lab alumni during seminar trips: Stacy Seeley (PhD 95, now Professor and Head of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Kettering University) and Julissa Gonzalez (summer research 2010, now a graduate student at University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras).
8/2014 Libbie Haglin wins a William E. McEwen Fellowship Award for Outstanding Poster Presentation at this year's ResearchFest.
6/2014 Meaghan Molloy is featured on the UMass website.
5/2014 Karen Li receives a CURE fellowship for summer research at UMass
4/2014 Michael Harris accepts a position as Applications Engineer at Bruker Biospin.
4/2014 Meaghan Molloy receives a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the Frankel Cardiovascular Center University of Michigan Health Center