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Xin (Jason) Zhang Receives Summer PURA Award

Xin (Jason) Zhang Receives Summer PURA Award
Congratulations on Xin (Jason) Zhang on being chosen as a recipient of a Summer PURA award! The funding will allow Jason to continue a project started under and developed by […]


“Lab Access, Granted” – Fried Lab

“Lab Access, Granted” – Fried Lab
With support from the National Science Foundation, chemist Stephen Fried developed an Intersession course that provides laboratory experience to first-generation students who otherwise might not have had the opportunity for […]


Townsend Lab Nature Publication

Structure of a B12-dependent radical SAM enzyme in carbapenem biosynthesis Abstract: Carbapenems are antibiotics of last resort in the clinic. Owing to their potency and broad-spectrum activity, they are an […]


Professor Fried Wins 2 Scialog Awards

Professor Fried Wins 2 Scialog Awards
Research Corporation for Science Advancement and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announce awards of $1,320,000 to nine interdisciplinary teams in the final year of Scialog: Chemical Machinery of the Cell, an initiative launched in 2018 to spark collaborative research that could advance fundamental understanding of chemical […]


A New Ph.D. Spotlight! | Chemistry Ph.D. Candidate Vishal Yadav

A New Ph.D. Spotlight! | Chemistry Ph.D. Candidate Vishal Yadav
PHutures Ph.D. Spotlight December 2021 features Vishal Yadav, a Ph.D. candidate in JHU’s Department of Chemistry. Learn about the unexpected journey that Vishal undertook to pursue the advanced study of inorganic chemistry at Johns […]


Prof. Kempa Wins JHU Career Impact Award

Prof. Kempa Wins JHU Career Impact Award
From the office of Integrated Learning and Life Design: “The new Career Impact Award at Johns Hopkins University celebrates faculty members, students, postdoctoral fellows, and alumni who have gone above […]


Xin Zhang Also Receives AY22 PURA

Xin Zhang Also Receives AY22 PURA
Xin (Jason) Zhang, a current undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University and working in the McQueen laboratory is apart of the AY22 PURA cohort! Their project is “Synthesis and Characterization of […]


Em Ambrosius Receives AY22 PURA!

Em Ambrosius Receives AY22 PURA!
Em Ambrosius, a current undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University double majoring in Applied Mathematics & Statistics and Chemistry, is apart of the AY22 PURA cohort! Their project is “Ring-Opening Metathesis […]