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Natalie Crafts Food Replicas of Antibody Structures

September 24th, 2013: We love antibodies, but are not above eating them! Natalie created these delicious shortbread and fruit structures for lab meeting. That is right…strawberries are heavy chain constant domains, grapes inter-chain disulfide bonds, and blueberries antigen binding the paratope!


Thad Wins CVM Merit Fellowship

June 20th, 2013: Thad Deiss won a CVM Merit Fellowship to pursue his Ph.D. in the lab! Thanks to Thad for boosting his GRE even higher, and the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, and the Office of Graduate Studies for support of the fellowship!

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Cattle Antibodies Work

June 11th, 2013: Our collaboration with Dr. Vaughn Smider’s group (from The Applied Biomedical Science Institute) on cattle antibodies was covered by KAGS.

Natalie and Chowdahary

Natalie Wins Non-Thesis MS Award

April 5th, 2013: Natalie won the the CVM Non-thesis Option MS award for 2013! Awesome job!

Lab Group and Family

Post-Holiday Gathering and Celebration

January 12th, 2013: Post-holiday gathering…Sara’s in-laws came all the way from Iran to celebrate 2012’s data, papers, Heisman and 2013’s new NSF grant. Whoop!

Mike, Sara, Other

Sara Receives Delepane Scholarship

March 23rd, 2012: Sara was the 2012 recipient of the John Paul Delepane Scholarship. Way to go, Sara!

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Amy Recognized With Distinguished Graduate Student Award

March 20th, 2012: Amy was recognized by the Association of Former Students with a Distinguished Graduate Student Award!

Pat, Mike, E. Green, L. Logan

Pat Honored With President’s Meritorious Service Award

March 1st, 2012: Dean Green and Dr. Logan surprised Pat with the President’s Meritorious Service Award! She is most deserving of this special recognition. Pat, thank you for all that you do!

Jeremy and Amy Gig'em

Congrats to Jeremy and Amy

February 27th, 2012: Amy defended, graduated and landed a post-doc with Distinguished Professor Tim Phillips. Congrats to Jeremy and Amy!

Amy Award 2012

Amy Recognized With E. Ashworth-Tsutsui Award

January 12, 2012: Amy was recognized with an Ethel Ashworth-Tsutsui Award for Research! Way to go Amy.