Congratulations to graduate student Matthew Boudreau for being awarded a prestigious fellowship from NCI!

Matthew Boudreau, a chemistry PhD candidate in the CCIL Deputy Director Paul Hergenrother’s lab, has been awarded the prestigious F99/K00 grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Boudreau’s research has centered around a novel therapeutic, ERSO, that successfully eradicates hormone-positive (ER+) breast cancer in multiple preclinical mouse models, and continues to be translated towards the clinic. […]

Congratulations to Kristen Muñoz for being awarded a position on the NIH Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Grant!

Gram-negative bacteria have emerged that are resistant to most antibiotics, a troubling trend since a new class of antibiotics for Gram-negative pathogens has not been introduced in the clinic in 50 years. Central to the issue with discovering novel antibiotics for Gram-negative bacteria is the limited understanding of the physicochemical features that affect cell-membrane permeability and […]