Provides Well-Balanced Space for Mass Analysis
The Center for Mass Spectrometry's new facilitiesprovide a
separate room for gas tanks, a strip of acoustic material
to absorb instrument noise, a raised ceiling above the FTMS
machineand good feng shui.
"It's a fantasy that our circadian
clock doesn't matter," said physician and TSRI adjunct associate
professor Milt Erman at a recent Lunch and Learn seminar.
"We are prisoners of our biological destiny."
to Honor Professor Peter Vogt
A symposium entitled "Viruses, Oncogenes, and Cancer" will
be held March 22 to 24 in honor of TSRI Professor Peter Vogt's
Student Wins American Chemistry Society Fellowship
TSRI student Scott E. Wolkenberg of the Boger lab has won
a Procter & Gamble fellowship awarded to outstanding graduate
students in organic chemistry by the American Chemical Society.
Three investigators in TSRI's new Center for Integrative
Molecular Biosciences (CIMBio)a chemist, a biophysicist,
and a cell biologistare combining their expertise to
attach foreign molecules to modified cowpea mosaic virus.
Potential applications for this work range from molecular
electronics to measles.