PhD candidate Chris Woods defended his thesis about small heat shock proteins HSPB4 and HSPB5 on August 15, 2022. Congrats Chris! Chris takes position as Scientist in Analytical Development at Seagen Inc. Check out his paper "HSPB5 disease-associated mutations have long-range effects on structure and dynamics through networks of quasi-ordered interactions" available in preprint at https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2022.05.30.493970v1.

Rachel Klevit was inducted into the National Academy of Sciences in 2021. Click the link below to read her description in the member directory.

http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/members/2541011.html

Rachel Klevit was inducted to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences in May 2022. Click the link below to read AAAS's announcement for its 3 new members.

https://www.asbmb.org/asbmb-today/people/071822/aaas-inducts-new-members