Amanda, a member of the Robbat group, is helping develop innovative technology for characterizing health hazards... Learn More>>
Ashleigh, a member of the Sykes group, with Dr. Gerhard Ertl, the 2007 Nobel Prize Winner... Learn More>>
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Robyn in the Kritzer Group is helping identify molecules to probe human disease mechanisms... Learn More>>
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Professor Frances Arnold to receive the 2018 Max

Tishler Award

The Tufts Chemistry Department is honored to present Professor Frances Arnold, winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, with the 2018 Max Tishler Award. Professor Arnold will present a lecture, titled “Innovation by Evolution: Bringing New Chemistry to Life” on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 4:30 PM in Pearson Chemical Laboratory, Room 104.

Her lecture will be streamed live beginning at 4:30 PM ET Thursday, October 18. Link Here

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