October 12, 2016

Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan was awarded a Nobel prize in medicine for his discovery of pathways of cells recycling their contents, a term called autophagy. Mutations in this process have been linked to a variety of diseases including cancer, Parkinson's disease, and type 2 diabetes . That is why  the discovery of the pathway for this process as well as genes involved is so crucial.

Autophagy was proven to have the same mec...

July 9, 2016

Taking Organic Chemistry during summer is sometimes a tough task but oftentime rewarding one. Most of the students who you will find taking the summer class with you, are either Post-Bac or undergraduate students retaking the class.

If you decide to take organic chemistry during the summer, you have to be prepared to work hard since the semester goes by in a matter of weeks. My students started second semester on monday...

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