Igor Dikiy, a postdoctoral researcher with the CUNY ASRC’s Structural Biology Initiative (SBI), was recently awarded a Ruth A. Kirchstein National Research Service Award from the National Institutes of Health, a program that funds research and training for predoctoral and postdoctoral researchers throughout the US. Dikiy studies how bacterial proteins detect environmental changes and pass […]
Environmental Biosensor Mechanics Research at the ASRC Gets Boost with NIH Postdoc Fellowship to DikiyMarch 16, 2017 | ASRC News, Structural Biology Initiative
March 8, 2017 | Structural Biology Initiative
Elizabeth Orth Research assistant in Dr. Kevin Gardner’s group at Structural Biology Initiative Obtained her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 2014 Interested in optimizing EL222, a protein engineered for optogenetic (a biological technique which involves the use of light to control cells in living tissue) expression in mammalian […]
City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center to Partner with Child Mind Institute on Annual Rising Scientist AwardsMarch 8, 2017 | ASRC News
The City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center announced today that it will partner with The Child Mind Institute on the annual Rising Scientist Awards, which recognize rising high school seniors who have demonstrated exceptional promise in science and a specific interest in child mental health and pediatric neuroscience.
March 7, 2017 | ASRC News, Neuroscience Initiative
The CUNY Advanced Science Research Center welcomes A. Duke Shereen as its newest research faculty member, where he will oversee the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Core User Facility. As facility manager, Shereen will aid investigators with experimental design, while developing his own independent research program. He will work closely with the CUNY ASRC’s Neuroscience Initiative—led […]