Venturelli Receives Gates Grand Challenges Grant for Exploratory Work on Microbiome and Malnutrition

With a Grand Challenges Explorations grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, University of Wisconsin–Madison scientists Ophelia Venturelli and Brian Pfleger are working to further research on how to use human-associated intestinal microbes to combat malnutrition in developing countries. Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) supports innovative thinkers worldwide to explore ideas that can break the mold …

IPiB Announces Awards for Teaching and Mentoring, SFLC 2019-20 Officers

The Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB) is pleased to continue its commitment to teaching and mentorship by announcing the 2019 graduate student awards that celebrate these important aspects of the program. The awards were given out at the IPiB Summer Reception on Friday, June 7. Evan Glasgow, from the lab of Professor Brian Fox, and Nathan Thomas, from …