Holes in Pathogens: TSRI Scientists Build a New Class of Nanotube
TSRI Professor M. Reza Ghadiri and colleagues have published
a paper in the current issue of Nature that describes a broad
approach for designing drugs to combat such problems as infections
with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Foundation Gives TSRI $150,000 to Endow Summer Internships
The William Randolph Hearst Foundation has given TSRI a gift
that ensures that three, possibly four, high school students
will have the opportunity to work in a TSRI lab every summer.
Scientist Receives German Award
Associate Professor Matthias von Herrath has been named the
2001 George-Koehler Laureate, a major award of the German
Society of Immunology in honor of Nobel laureate Georges Koehler.
TSRI Graduate Students Win NSF Fellowships
Macromolecular and Cellular Structure and Chemistry (MCSC)
graduate student John Craighead and Chemistry students Seth
Horn and Ann Sawkar have won National Science Foundation Fellowships,
awarded on the basis of merit.
Tamas Bartfai, director of the Harold L. Dorris Neurological
Research Center, is aiming to understand the biochemical basis
of some of today's most pressing neurological problems in
order to develop therapies to treat them.