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Schneller named Fellow of the American Chemical Society

By: Candis Birchfield Stewart Schneller, professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and former dean of the College of Sciences and Mathematics, was selected as a 2017 Fellow of the American Chemical Society. The prestigious honor recognizes outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the American Chemical Society. “Needless to say, […]

Schneller professor reports breakthrough on the evolution of the innate immune system

By: Candis Birchfield The laboratory of Kenneth Halanych, the Schneller Endowed Chair in the Department of Biological Sciences, has made a discovery that could have widespread implications for how scientists study the function of the human immune system. Led by doctoral student Michael Tassia, the team discovered that humans and their closest invertebrate relatives share […]

Chong Liu presents at ICAR 2017

Chong Liu, Research Assistant Professor, presented his most recent results at the ICAR meeting in Atlanta May 24, 2017. The title of the poster is 6’-Fluoro-3-deazaneplanocin: synthesis and antiviral properties.