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Tom Ellenberger’s lab is working on nucleic enzymology, structural biology, macromolecular interactions and molecular recognition.
 
  
  
 

NEWS

2015 Biophysical Society Fellow

Tim Lohman

Congratulations to Timothy Lohman. Dr. Lohman is being honored for his pioneering biophysical studies of the mechanisms and energetics of protein-DNA interactions, including the enzymology and kinetic mechanisms of DNA helicases and translocases, and single stranded DNA binding proteins. The awards ceremony will be held at the Biophysical Society’s 59th Annual Meeting in February 2015.

2014 BCM/CMBP Retreat

Tim Lohman

On October 17th and 18th, we had our retreat at Cedar Creek Conference Center in New Haven, MO. Keynote speakers were Jan Bieschke and Timothy Wencewicz from Washington University in St. Louis. Talk Winner: Jayan Rammohan. Poster Winners: Students: Josh Brettmann (winner) and John Robinson (runner up). Postdocs: Josh Sokoloski (winner) and Saurabh Pratap Singh (runner up). More photos..

 


Research Awards

Weikai Li has received a new five year grant award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for his research entitled "Structural and Functional Basis of the Vitamin K Cycle".

Featured Publications

Han, Z., Harris, P.K.W., Jones, D.E., Chugani, R., Kim, T., Agarwal, M., Shen, W., Wildman, S.A. and Janetka, J.W. Inhibitors of HGFA, Matriptase and Hepsin Serine Proteases: A Non-Kinase Strategy to Block Cell Signaling in Cancer. ACS Med. Chem. Lett. (E-pub ahead of print.) (2014).