Alex Nickon, a long time chemistry professor at JHU passed away in March 2021 at the age of 94 a victim of the COVID pandemic. Alex arrived at Hopkins in 1955 […]
News & Announcements Archive
Fried Lab publishes in JACS on Protein Nonrefoldability
Stephen Fried’s lab developed a mass spectrometry-based approach to probe protein folding on the proteome-scale. In this experiment, Philip To and coworkers unfolded and refolded E. coli extracts, probed the resulting […]
Prof. Thoi joins Leadership Council at the Ralph O’Connor Sustainable Energy Institute
Newly formed at JHU, the Ralph O’Connor Sustainable Energy Institute (ROSEI) serves as an interdisciplinary home for current research and education in renewable energy, stewardship in fuel technologies, and affordable […]
Congratulations to Shelby Yuhas and colleagues of the Greenberg group on their publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society!
The manuscript describes the discovery of a potent covalent inhibitor of DNA polymerase beta (Pol beta) that is selective for the enzyme in cells. The inhibitor functions by modifying a […]
Rebekka Klausen is finalist for 2021 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists
Associate Professor Rebekka Klausen is one of 31 finalists for the Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists, the world’s largest unrestricted prize honoring early-career scientists and engineers. Three winners in […]
Prof. Thoi receives DOE Early Career Award!
The Thoi lab is recently funded by a Department of Energy Early Career Award to study the heterogeneous interface in electrocatalytic nitrogen reduction. Congratulations, Dr. Thoi! Congrats again, Dr. Thoi!
Thomas Kempa highlighted in Arts & Sciences Magazine
An assistant professor of chemistry, Kempa works in what is known to insiders as the world of “flatland” materials—two-dimensional layers that are only a few atoms thick, but that can […]
Vinayak Khodade, Sahil Aggarwal, and Blaze Pharoah of the Toscano group published in Chemical Science!
The manuscript describes preparation of various hydropersulfide (RSSH) donors that show potent effects against oxidative stress as well as increases in intracellular sulfane sulfur levels. Modification of protein cysteine residues […]
Congratulations to Thoi lab undergraduates, Hannah, Pilar, and Kush!
Thoi lab researchers earn undergraduate research awards from the Dean’s Office. Hannah Pugh and Pilar Beccar-Varela receive the Dean’s Office 2021 Aspire Award, while Kush Kataria receive the Woodrow Wilson […]
2021 Graduate Student Awards and Fellowships
On behalf of the Awards Committee (Professors Karlin and Principe), I am pleased to announce the following student awards and fellowships for 2021. Please join me in congratulating the awardees […]