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J. David Sweatt, PhD
Vanderbilt University
Department of Pharmacology

612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

03/28/2017 - 12:00pm

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IGB 10 Year Anniversary

Join IGB as we celebrate our 10th anniversary with a special Art of Science exhibit and a reception including our legislators from the Capitol Building in Springfield...

Sangamo Club, 227 E. Adams Street, Springfield, IL 62701

03/29/2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Wilfred van der Donk, Heckert Chair in Chemistry (MMG) received the 2017 Repligen Award in the Chemistry of Biological Processes from the Division of Biological Chemistry, American Chemical Society, in recognition of his contribution to understating natural product biosynthesis.