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Kittle’s Molecular Technologies Laboratories Mentioned in Columbus Business First

Dr. Joseph Kittle

Dr. Joseph Kittle, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Ohio University, was mentioned in a Columbus Business First article on “Applied Biomolecular Technologies building biotech commercialization engine.” Applied Biomolecular Technologies Inc. is owned by three former Battelle biotech researchers and an entrepreneur pursuing a private path to getting research […]

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April 2, 2015 at 10:40 amFaculty in the News In the News

Chemistry Students Demo Crime Scene Techniques at Discovery Museum, April 18

Members of Ohio University’s Professional Chemistry Fraternity, Alpha Chi Sigma, will entertain community children with hands-on demonstrations of crime scene techniques at the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery’s Forensic Chemistry Day on Saturday, April 18. The museum’s Hunt for Treasure exhibit is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and […]

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April 1, 2015 at 7:45 pmEvents

Summer Courses | Digging, Harvesting, Brewing Are on the Menu

Dr. Art Trese

The Food Studies theme presents a mouthwatering menu of summer classes that will have students digging in the forest, brewing in the chem lab, and maybe even harvesting some wheat in the Ohio University garden. Students who want to get their hands dirty may want to practice sustainable agriculture with […]

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March 26, 2015 at 4:21 pmNews

Patent Awarded for Kieliszewski Work on Plant Glycoproteins

Dr. Marcia Kieliszewski

A U.S. patent was granted to Ohio University on Feb. 24 for “Growth hormone and interferon-alpha 2 glycoproteins produced in plants.” Dr. Marcia Kieliszewski, Professor of Chemistry, is one of the inventors, along with Jianfeng Xu, John Kopchick, Shigeru Okada, and Gary Meyer. Abstract: Methods of increasing the yield in […]

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March 1, 2015 at 6:27 pmNews Research

Chemistry Alum Instrumental in Color Copying Dies

An Ohio University alum who worked for Xerox and was instrumental in developing toner, color copying and iron-on transfer passed away in February, reports the Daily Item. LEWISBURG (PA) — Carl Frederick Clemens Sr., 90, died peacefully at his home in Lewisburg, on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. …Carl served in […]

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February 25, 2015 at 3:02 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Harrington Distinguished as Fellow of American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Dr. Peter Harrington

Dr. Peter Harrington, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, was distinguished as a Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences annual meeting Feb. 16-21 in Orlando, FL. Harrington, the first person to receive this accolade from Ohio University, joins 25 other fellows in Ohio, and is 1 of 5 in […]

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February 23, 2015 at 8:37 pmNews

Chen Seeks Undergrad Apprentice for Work on Optical Maps of DNA

Dr. Jixin Chen

Dr. Jixin Chen, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, is seeking an undergraduate research apprentice for a project on “Super-Resolution Imaging for Optical Maps of Single DNA that Assist Genome Sequencing.” College of Arts & Sciences freshmen, sophomores and juniors are eligible for the Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Pilot Program 2015-16. The […]

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February 23, 2015 at 4:59 pmAnnouncements Research