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Researching a recently FDA-approved drug

JHMs. Joceline Helmbreck is a second year undergraduate biochemistry and molecular biology major in Dr. Nicholas Reiter’s lab.  She has been studying a specific drug for the past year. It is a drug recently FDA-approved to treat Ewing’s Sarcoma, a form of childhood bone cancer. 

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New Chemistry Major Concentrations

There are now five concentrations available to chemistry majors that cover fields such as medicinal, environmental, materials and forensic chemistry.

To learn more, please visit undergraduate concentrations.

Wehr Distinguished Professor of Chemistry

Jier HuangDr. Jier Huang has been appointed by Dean Bostic to a 2-year term as Wehr Distinguished Professor of Chemistry.  


Celebration of Research: Student/Faculty 2021 poster presentation


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