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Class of 2018: Coshocton Senior to Study Pre-Pharmacy at OHIO

The Coshocton Tribune reports quotes Peyton Bair ’18, a seniors from Coshocton High School headed to Ohio University’s College of Arts & Sciences to study in the Chemistry & Biochemistry pre-pharmacy program. The past four years went really fast. It doesn’t seem possible that I’m graduating from high school today,” senior […]

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June 13, 2014 at 11:05 amIn the News Students in the News

WIPO Publishes Three Patents Involving Ohio University Chemists

Dr. Hao Chen

The World Intellectual Property Organization published three patents involving Ohio University Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty. ‘Online Monitoring of Fuel Cell Reactions by Desorption Electrospray Mass Spectrometry’ WIPO published a patent of Ohio University for “Online Monitoring of Fuel Cell Reactions by Desorption Electrospray Mass Spectrometry.” Publication No. WO/2014/074699 was published on […]

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May 19, 2014 at 10:39 pmNews Research

Archaeology in Israel: Digging into the Past

Archaeology in Israel: Digging into the Past

“I felt empowered by the first break into the ground. It really felt like I was uncovering the past through my efforts,” says Megan Norris ’14, who spent a month on a dig in Israel in summer 2013. “Every part of the work during the dig felt magical. It was […]

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May 5, 2014 at 3:53 pmIn Class

Starving Cancer Cells: Blocking the Glucose Addiction

Almost all cancer cells are “addicted” to glucose, says scientist Xiao Chen, Adjunct Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry. They depend on glucose and other nutrients to fuel growth. But a new compound developed by biologist Chen and organic chemist Dr. Stephen Bergmeier, Professor and Chair of Chemistry & Biochemistry, is […]

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April 14, 2014 at 5:14 pmResearch

Faster than Mass Spectrometry? No ‘CSI’ Lab Needed?

Faster than Mass Spectrometry? No ‘CSI’ Lab Needed?

From finding new compounds for drug development to detecting narcotics or explosives at crime scenes, scientists have relied on mass spectrometry to identify molecules. Dr. Hao Chen is developing a portfolio of technologies that can expand the capabilities of this classic technique. “Our research focuses on the new mass-spec innovation […]

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April 14, 2014 at 4:56 pmResearch Uncategorized

Malinski Quoted in Article Questioning Quality of Generics from India

Dr. Tadeusz Malinski, Marvin White Chair and Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was quoted in a column on “FDA suppresses concerns about Indian generics” by Roger Bate at the American Enterprise Institute. “Are American patients taking unsafe medicines from Asia? Even posing that question is leading to unusually public […]

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April 10, 2014 at 3:05 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Five Students Win Honors at Plant Biology Midwestern Meeting

Five Students Win Honors at Plant Biology Midwestern Meeting

The American Society of Plant Biologists Midwestern Section annual meeting in Columbus on March 22-23. Doctoral student Wen Dong and undergraduate student researchers Avery Tucker, Megan Moore, Sean Fenstemaker, and  Tayler DeBrosse won awards for their presentations. Avery E. Tucker, an Undergraduate Research Assistant in the Wyatt Lab, won Best […]

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March 24, 2014 at 5:58 pmNews