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19 Arts & Sciences Faculty Members Promoted

19 Arts & Sciences Faculty Members Promoted

The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved the following College of Arts & Sciences faculty members for promotion: Kyle Butler, promotion to the rank of Associate Lecturer, Ohio Program of IntensiveEnglish Katherine Cimatu, promotion to the rank of Associate Professor with Tenure, Chemistry & Biochemistry Jennifer Fredette, promotion to the […]

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June 21, 2019 at 11:40 amNews

Chemistry Doctoral Student Synthesizes Peptide to Understand Alzheimer’s Progression

Najah Al Qaeisoom presenting her research on phosphorylation of the tau protein to students and faculty during Neuroscience Research Day (photo: Muhammad Fauzi)

By Amanda Biederman Alzheimer’s disease is the most common neurodegenerative disease in the United States, yet the pathological basis of this disease is not yet fully understood. Doctoral chemistry student Najah Al Qaeisoom is working to understand one critical component of Alzheimer’s progression. Working under the direction of Chemistry & […]

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November 15, 2018 at 12:30 amResearch

Chemistry Colloquium | Re-imagining Nature’s Scaffold: Designing Synthetic Proteins to Study Biomolecular Recognition, Oct. 1

Dr. Justin Holub

Ohio University’s Chemistry & Biochemistry Colloquium Series presents Dr. Justin Holub on “Re-imagining Nature’s Scaffold:  Designing Synthetic Proteins to Study Biomolecular Recognition, on Monday, Oct. 1, from 4:10 to 5 p.m. in Clippinger 194. Holub is Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University. Abstract:   Recent evidence has shown that many […]

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October 1, 2018 at 11:50 pmEvents

Colvin Reports on Novel Kinase Inhibitors, Target for Therapeutic Development in Alzheimer’s

Colvin Reports on Novel Kinase Inhibitors, Target for Therapeutic Development in Alzheimer’s

Dr. Robert Colvin, Professor and Chair of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, presented at a conference on “Thinking Outside the ATP Box: New ways to Target Kinases for Therapeutics,” which brought together top researchers in the field to explore and discuss cutting-edge research and challenges to developing highly specific inhibitors […]

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May 31, 2018 at 5:01 pmResearch

Holub Research Suggests a New Paradigm for Zinc-PKC Delta Interactions

Holub Research Suggests a New Paradigm for Zinc-PKC Delta Interactions

Dr. Justin Holub co-authored at article on “Intracellular zinc increase affects phosphorylation state and subcellular localization of protein kinase C delta” in the journal Cellular Signaling. Holub is Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University. The co-authors, from the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, are K. […]

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February 12, 2018 at 9:38 pmResearch

Holub Publishes Article on Developing Miniature Proteins as Therapeutic Agents

Dr. Justin Holub

Dr. Justin Holub, Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, authored an article on “mall scaffolds, big potential: Developing miniature proteins as therapeutic agents” in Drug Development Research Journal. Abstract: Preclinical Research Miniature proteins are a class of oligopeptide characterized by their short sequence lengths and ability to adopt well-folded, three-dimensional […]

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September 12, 2017 at 10:24 amResearch

Colvin, Qian Present on Synthetic Peptide Mimetics of Human Tau at Experimental Biology 2017

Dr. Robert Colvin and Cheng Qian present at Experimental Biology 2017.

Dr. Robert Colvin and graduate student Cheng Qian attended Experimental Biology 2017, held April 22-26 in Chicago, and presented a poster on “Microtubule Affinity Regulating Kinase-2 inhibition: Synthetic Peptide Mimetics of Human Tau Repeat Domains Reduce Tau Phosphorylation in Rat Primary Neurons.” Colvin is Professor of Biological Sciences and Director […]

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May 7, 2017 at 1:15 pmResearch