Noreen Williams, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology,
has received a four-year, $1.15 million grant to further examine a
unique preribosomal complex she has identified occurring in the
parasite causing African sleeping sickness.
As it prepares to move downtown, the Jacobs School of Medicine and
Biomedical Sciences has been and is recruiting and
retaining distinguished faculty, attracting high-caliber students
and establishing itself as a hub for bench-to-bedside research.
Caressa Chen and Warren Tai — who have spent the past
several months conducting intensive research in prestigious
biomedical laboratories — were two of only 14 students
nationwide selected as 2015-16 Sarnoff Fellows.