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Stahelin appointed to editorial board of Chemistry and Physics of Lipids

Stahelin appointed to editorial board of Chemistry and Physics of Lipids

Robert Stahelin, assistant professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Indiana University School of Medicine — South Bend and adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame, has been appointed to the editorial board of the journal Chemistry and Physics of Lipids. The journal...

Astronomy Night Oct. 3 features refurbished historic Napoleon Telescope

Astronomy Night Oct. 3 features refurbished historic Napoleon Telescope

The Napoleon Telescope, an antique instrument freshly refurbished and housed in a modern dome atop Nieuwland Science Hall, will focus on the moon and maybe Jupiter during Astronomy Night, on Oct. 3 from 8–10 p.m. (later in the week in case of clouds or rain). More modern telescopes will be...

Lee and Wingert receive NIH director's New Innovator Award

Lee and Wingert receive NIH director's New Innovator Award

Shaun Lee and Rebecca Wingert, assistant professors in the Department of Biological Sciences, have been selected as recipients of the highly competitive,National Institutes of Health (NIH) director's New Innovator Award. Each award covers $1.5 million in research expenditures over five years.

McDowell and Collins present translational research at NIH tropical disease workshop

McDowell and Collins present translational research at NIH tropical disease workshop

Department of Biological Sciences faculty Mary Ann McDowell and Frank Collins recently represented Notre Dame at a National Institutes of Health workshop, "Neglected Tropical Diseases [NTDs]: Defining Opportunities to Accelerate Translational Research." McDowell and Collins presented at the session "Surveillance, Diagnostics and Genomics: Applications to development of interventions"; Collins gave...