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Mobashery team documents how bacteria recycle their cell walls

Mobashery team documents how bacteria recycle their cell walls

A team led by Prof. Shahriar Mobashery, the Navari Family Chair in Life Sciences, has documented how bacteria recycle their cell wall in the process of doubling, a critical step in understanding bacteria physiology. The team, using synthetic cell wall pieces and synthetic products of fragmentation, characterized an unusual chemical...

High school teachers and students present at QuarkNet symposium

High school teachers and students present at QuarkNet symposium

In early June, 15 high school physics teachers and a 14 high school students arrived at the Notre Dame QuarkNet Center for the summer physics Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program and the Research Experience for High School students (REHS). Both groups came do physics research over an eight week...

Seven new faculty join the college

Seven new faculty join the college

Seven new faculty have joined the College of Science in the areas of chemistry and biochemistry, mathematics, physics, and biological sciences.