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Hefty, CBID Program Director, Granted New Award

Scott Hefty, CBID Program Director and Professor, Department of Molecular Biosciences, was awarded $275,468 by the University of Washington for his project entitled: “Functional Genomics for Chlamydia.”

Fehr invited to serve on Journal of Virology editorial board

Anthony Fehr, Assistant Pro

Chandler Awarded the 2022 HOPE Award

Congratulations to Josephine Chandler, Associate Professor of Molecular Biosciences, who was one of two faculty members awarded the 2022 HOPE Award by the senior class of 2023. The award was established to Honor an Outstanding Progressive Educator. Dr.

Sathyamoorthi, CBID Research Project Awardee, Granted $66,075

Shyam Sathyamoorthi, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, was awarded a $66,075 supplement by the National Institutes of Health for his project entitled: “Tethered aza-Wacker Technology for Complex Antibiotic Assembly.”

KU HOSTS INAUGURAL CHEMICAL BIOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

LAWRENCE — Through the joint effort of the National Institute of Health Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Chemical Biology of Infectious Disease (CoBRE CBID), the NIH-sponsored Dynamic Aspects of Chemical Biology Graduate Student Training program (DACB) and the Higuchi Biosciences Cente

DEEP FAKE’ PROTEIN DESIGNED WITH ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL TARGET WATER POLLUTANTS

LAWRENCE — If you’ve ever used a text-based artificial-intelligence image generator like Craiyon or DALL-E, you know with a few word prompts that the AI tools create images that are both realistic and completely synthesized.

Johnson, Director of CBID Computational Chemical Biology Core Facility, Receives New Award from the University of Maryland - Baltimore

David Johnson, Director, CBID Computational Chemical Biology Core Facility, was awarded $26,775 by the University of Maryland - Baltimore for his project entitled: “PTPRD Phosphatase Inhibitors for Stimulant Use Disorders.”

Slusky, CBID Pilot Project Leader, Granted $1,500,000 by the National Science Foundation

Joanna Slusky, Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biosciences, was awarded $1,500,000 by the National Science Foundation for her project entitled: “MFB: NSF-BSF: Data-Adaptive and Metamorphosis Machine Learning Architectures for Generative Protein Design of Metal Biosen

Sathyamoorthi, CBID Research Project Awardee, Granted $25,000

Shyam Sathyamoorthi, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, was awarded $25,000.00 by the University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute for his project entitled: “Syntheses and Biological Evaluation of Underexplored Antibiotics and Analogues.”

Wang, CBID participant, Awarded $1,200,000 by the W.M. Keck Foundation

Jingxin Wang, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, was awarded $1,200,000 by the W.M.

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