Post Tagged with: "Stephen Bergmeier"

NIH Supports Goetz Team to Study Novel Therapeutic

Model of Tideglusib bound to a kinase (GSK3) associated with medical disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and cancer (image courtesy of J. V. Hines).

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Douglas Goetz, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology Faculty and Nanoscale & Quantum Phenomena Institute member, and Ohio University colleagues were recently awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health to characterize an inhibitor of glycogen synthase kinase 3 (GSK3), […]

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May 14, 2017 at 9:14 pmNews

Collaborative Research Receives NIH Grant, Strives to Prevent Disease

Dr. Jennifer Hines

By Megan Reed A chemical engineering professor in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology has received a nearly $450,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to fund research that could potentially help mitigate serious diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Dr. Douglas Goetz will […]

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February 15, 2017 at 8:34 amNews

Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumni Newsletter | Message from the Chair

Dr. Stephen Bergmeier

Dear alumni and friends, I would like to wish you all a happy new year. The past year in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has been exciting. The number of students enrolled in chemistry classes at Ohio University has continued to increase, showing the need and attraction of the […]

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January 12, 2017 at 12:20 pmAnnouncements

Alum Gives $5 Million to Support Chemistry and Physics Departments

By Jennifer Shutt Bowie, BSJ ’94, MSC ’99 From Compass College of Arts & Sciences alum Robert Ackley has contributed $5 million to The Ohio University Foundation to benefit students, faculty, and programs in the departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Physics & Astronomy. The estate gift represents the largest […]

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September 29, 2016 at 4:24 pmAlumni News

Chemistry, Biology Faculty Get Innovation Funding for Ohio Drug Discovery Collaborative

Ohio University’s Innovation Strategy program has provided $50,000 in a seed grant to help a team of Ohio University faculty on a project named Ohio Drug Discovery Collaborative: Identification and Development of Novel Molecular Therapies for Human Disease. This project will build a centralized, interdisciplinary initiative focused on drug discovery […]

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June 7, 2016 at 5:47 pmResearch

MCB | Interdisciplinary Faculty, Students and Alumni Among those Honored at Inventors Dinner, Feb 10

Executive Vice President and Provost Pamela Benoit, center, with inventors Stephen Bergmeier, left, and Xiaozhuo Chen, right. Photo: Kaitlin Owens.

From Research staff reports | Mar 10, 2016 Ohio University honored 78 faculty, staff and student inventors for work in areas ranging from drug development to environmental remediation technologies during an awards ceremony Feb. 10. The Inventors Dinner recognized individuals who had received a patent, filed for a patent or […]

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April 8, 2016 at 3:07 pmNews Research

14 Students & Faculty Receive Kopchick Awards at MCB Retreat

Debra Walter, Elizabeth Jensen, Alison Brittain, Ian Ackers, and Ashley Patton pose for a photo with Dr. John Kopchick after recieving their John J. Kopchick Molecular and Cellular Biology Translational Biomedical Sciences Research Fellowship Award. Photo by Kaitlin Owens.

In November 2015, the John J. Kopchick Awards provided $87,795 to Ohio University student, faculty and staff researchers during the Nov. 14 retreat for students and faculty in the Molecular and Cellular Biology interdisciplinary program. Fourteen Ohio University students and faculty and staff members have received funding for their health […]

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January 7, 2016 at 12:07 pmNews