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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015 awardees announced


The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015 was awarded to Tomas Lindahl,Paul Modrich, and Aziz Sancar for having mapped how cells repair damaged DNA.

Two Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty recognized.


Congratulations to Kevin O'Shea who has been recognized with a Faculty Award in Research and Creative Activities, and Uma Swamy who has been recognized with a Faculty Award in Teaching. Both awards were presented at Faculty Convocation on Sept 24, 2015. Congratulations!

Congratulations to Yi Xiao on new grant


We congratulate Yi Xiao (PI) on her new NIH/R15 grant: "Aptamer-Based, Exonuclease-Amplified, Colorimetric, Onsite Screening of Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) and Mephedrone in Oral Fluid.², Congratulations, Yi

Upcoming Events

Alumni Seminar "Novel Contrast Mechanisms for Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Cancer"

10/14/2015 01:00 PM

Seminar presented by FIU Chemistry and Biochemistry Alumni, Gigi Galiana, Assistant Professor, Yale School of Medicine.

Graduate Seminar on Friday,October 16 at 11am

10/16/2015 11:00 AM

Dr. Thomas Albrecht-Schmitt of Florida State University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled,"Californium Gleaming".

Graduate Seminar on Friday,October 30 at 11am

10/30/2015 11:00 AM

Dr. Jinsang Kim from the University of Michigan will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled,"Functional Organic Molecules and Conjugated Polymers for Optoelectronic and Biosensor Application".

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