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  • Prof. Swairjo and her research group recently published their work on the crystal structure of an archaeosine synthase and made the cover of the journal Proteins! (Read the paper.) Proteins cover

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Jan 18 First day of Spring classes
Feb 06 CSUPERB deadline: New Investigator, Research, Curriculum, Entrepreneurial programs
Feb 10Dept. Seminar – Dr. Gerard Rosse, Dart NeuroScience, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Feb 24Dept. Seminar – Prof. Craig Ogle, Director of Regional Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (RACheL), U North Carolina Charlotte, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Mar 10Dept. Seminar – Prof. Lauren Benz, U of San Diego , GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Mar 27 Begin Spring break (Mar 27-Mar 31 -- campus closed)

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Department Chair: William G. Tong
Undergraduate Advisor: David Pullman
Graduate Advisor: Thomas Cole
Graduate Admissions: Douglas Grotjahn

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