June 15, 2001
Earlier this month, Associate Dean of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Chemistry Tim Elgren presented "Catecholase Activity Associated with Cu-S100B” at the 10th International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry in Florence, Italy. In addition to Elgren, co-authors included SueAnn Senior (laboratory supervisor), Heather VanGuilder '02, Elizabeth Guancial '01, Laura Mans '00 and Kimberly Kelly '96. The abstract was published in the Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry (2001) 86, 210.
In addition, Elgren and Silas D. Childs Professor of Chemistry Robin Kinnel have been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Dreyfus Scholar/Fellowship Program for their project, “An Integrative, Investigative and Advanced Chemistry Laboratory.”