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May 2017- Graduate student Justin Waldern recieves the "2017 Dr. Peter S. Marfey Book Award"

Apr 2017- Read about our visit with Dr. Michael Summers and UMBC’s Meyerhoff Scholars program in "Trickling Up to Excellence"

Apr 2017- Undergrad David Bunn recieves UALBANY "Chancellor's Award"

Apr, 2017- Undergrad David Bunn recieves "Outstanding Senior Award", a SUNYA President’s Award for Leadership

Dec, 2016- Just Published in G&D! Protein splicing of a recombinase intein induced by ssDNA and DNA damage. See UAlbany press Release HERE!

Oct 25, 2016- Thomas Cech, Nobel Laureate gives keynote lecture at Biology Dept. Undergraduate Research Symposium and speaks at the inaugural Life at the Interface of Science and Engineering lecture series

Oct, 2016-Just Published in MBio! Mycobacteriophages as Incubators for Intein Dissemination and Evolution

Sept, 2016-Just Published in JBC! Exploring intein inhibition by platinum compounds as an antimicrobial strategy

June, 2016-Post-doc Olga Novikova, and Grad Student Cathleen Green attend ASM Microbe Conference, Boston MA (photos)

June, 2016- Just Published in NSMB! Structure of a group II intron in complex with its reverse transcriptase

May 23, 2016 CSTEP Undergrad, David Bunn won first place for oral presentation at CSTEP conference!

Spring, 2016- Grad Student, Cathleen Green, Receives GSA Senate Team Member of the Year Award, the 2016 Dr. Peter S. Marfey Book Award for biochemistry, and the Great Dane President's Award for Leadership

May 11, 2016- Chris Lennon, PhD- Awarded Two-Year Fellowship Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship