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Cristea named a 2015 Mallinckrodt Scholar

The Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation, which supports early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatment of disease, has named Ileana Cristea as a 2015 Mallinckrodt Scholar.

Elizabeth receives a National Science Foundation scholarship

Elizabeth Rowland, graduate student in the Cristea lab, is the happy recipient of a scholarship from the National Science Foundation. Her research project will focus on characterizing the roles of several human sirtuins during viral infection. 

Ben receives an American Heart Association Award

Benjamin Diner, graduate student in the Cristea lab, receives a predoctoral award from the American Heart Association (AHA) for his studies on nuclear sensing of pathogenic DNA. The title of his research proposal is “Delineating how nuclear DNA sensor IFI16 confers HCMV immunity using proteomics.”