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Alison Fout Selected As a 2015 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry

These fellowships are awarded to early-career scientists and scholars in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field.

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Prashant K. Jain Awarded a 2015 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award

This award recognizes outstanding new faculty who excel in research, experience, and academic leadership. Jain was recognized for his work on atomic scale understanding of solid-state catalysts and reactive adsorbents.

Ryan Bailey Recipient of the 2015 Pittcon Achievement Award

The award recognizes "individuals for outstanding achievements in the fields of analytical chemistry and/or applied spectroscopy within 10 years after completion of their PhD work".

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The team includes, clockwise, from back left: molecular and integrative physiology professor Milan Bagchi, chemistry professor John Katzenellenbogen, visiting research scientist Ping Gong, molecular and integrative physiology professor Benita Katzenellenbogen, postdoctoral fellow Yiru Chen, research scientist Yuechao Zhao, and comparative biosciences professor CheMyong Ko.

New Drug Compounds Show Promise Against Endometriosis

A multi-disciplinary group that included John Katzenellebogen have developed compounds that show potential in treating a variety of disorders linked to estrogen signaling.

High School Student Miriam Ross Wins Innovators Award for Research on DNA Catalysts

Miriam Ross, a sophomore at University Laboratory High School in Urbana, has been recognized with a Celebrating High School Innovators Award for her research on DNA catalysts with Prof. Silverman.

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