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Instrumentation Funding for Biomolecular Interactions

Instrumentation Funding for Biomolecular Interactions

  Funding from the National Institutes of Health was awarded for the purchase of an ultrasensitive microcalorimeter for the study of biomolecular interactions. The instrument, a Microcal ITC200, tracks the heat released when two molecules interact, allowing determination of a complete thermodynamic profile for the interaction. The ITC200 is specifically...

Chief Scientific Officer Schadt Speaks on Integrative Biology

Chief Scientific Officer Schadt Speaks on Integrative Biology

Eric Schadt, the chief scientific officer at Pacific Biosciences and founder of SAGE Bionetworks, in a lecture on the emerging field of systems biology on Nov. 24, proposed a broad approach that takes into account the complexity of living organisms. The lecture in the Jordan Hall of Science titled: “An...

Eskildsen Honored at Irish Hockey Game

Eskildsen Honored at Irish Hockey Game

Morten Eskildsen, associate professor of physics, was chosen to be honored on “Favorite Professor Day” at the Irish hockey game on November 15 against Northern Michigan. Eskildsen was selected by senior goaltender Tommy O'Brien who has taken Quantum Mechanics I and II, and Introduction to Mechanics I and II from...

Eskildsen Honored at Irish Hockey Game

Eskildsen Honored at Irish Hockey Game

Morten Eskildsen, associate professor of physics, was chosen to be honored on “Favorite Professor Day” at the Irish hockey game on November 15 against Northern Michigan. Eskildsen was selected by senior goaltender Tommy O'Brien who has taken Quantum Mechanics I and II, and Introduction to Mechanics I and II from...