Recent Molgen News
3/19/2018: Congratulations to professor Daniel Hassett, PhD. On April 17, 2018 Dr. Hassett will be the recipient of the 2018 Faculty Award for Established Entrepreneurial Achievement. Dr. Hassett has developed novel antibiotics such as AB569 for treatment of bacterial infections. AB569 is a potential treatment for many antibiotic-resistant organisms including, Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa), which causes pulmonary infections in patients with CF and COPD.
3/8/2018: Congrats to Molgen Graduate Student Hashim Aljohani for receiving a 2018-2019 Outstanding International Graduate Student Award from the University of Cincinnati. Way to go Hashim!
02/15/2018 Congratulations to Loryn Holokai winning 1st place in the Three Minute Thesis Competition at UC's Graduate Student Expo. Way to go Loryn!
2/2/2018: Congrats to Molgen Graduate Student Alex Yarawsky for receiving a 2018-2019 Dean's Fellowship from the University of Cincinnati. Way to go Alex!
1/22/2018: Molgen welcomes new faculty members, Dr. Agnes Luo and Dr. Katherine Vest.
1/18/2018: Thompson Lab publishes landmark paper illustrating how muscle growth is controlled. Please see the UC Health News article for more information.
12/11/2017: Dr. Anil Menon was a guest on ABC WCPO-TV Channel 9 with news anchor Tanya O'Rourke during her segment How accurate are in-home DNA tests like Ancestry, 23andMe?
12/8/2017: Congratulations to Drs. Mike Lieberman and Eric Gruenstein for receiving Optime Magistrum (Best Teacher) and Honorable Mention Awards for their efforts in teaching Medical Students.
12/5/2017: Former Herr Lab PhD student Catie Shelton has accepted a position as at Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Northern Kentucky University. Congratulations Catie!!
10/25/2017: Former Deepe Lab PhD student Wendy Szymczak has been elected President of the New York City Chapter of the ASM. Congratulations Wendy!!
6/16/2017: Professor Ed Choi won the 2017 UC Golden Apple award for excellence in medical school teaching. The award is voted upon by the first year medical students. Way to go Ed!!
5/31/2017: Molgen Graduate Student Alex Yarawsky recently won a Travel Award from Beckman Coulter to present his research at the 2017 AUC Meeting in Glasgow, Scotland. Way to go Alex!!
5/18/2017: Former Miller Lab summer student featured in ASPET SURF 25th Anniversary Booklet.
5/5/2017: Congratulations to Dr. Lingrel who will receive the 2017 College of Medicine Research Service Award.
A UC researcher has been granted a U.S. patent for a potential treatment for apulmonary infection in patients with cystic fibrosis and chronic obstructivepulmonary disease. Read Story