HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
UCSB Assistant Professor Patrick Daugherty wins Young Investigator Award from ACS

Santa Barbara, Calif. May 10, 2007 -- Patrick Daugherty, an assistant professor of chemical engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara has won the Young Investigator Award from the American Chemical Society. The award recognizes an outstanding young contributor (awardees must be 40 years old or younger) to the field of biochemical technology based on the originality and significance of their work.

The Society recognizes Daugherty for his outstanding contributions to the field of protein engineering, including the development of novel peptide display methodologies, fluorescent protein sensors and library screening methodologies.

Daugherty will deliver the Biochemical Technology Young Investigator Award Lecture at the American Chemical Society meeting in Boston in August. The award, which includes a $3,000 prize, is sponsored by Genentech, Inc.

Daughertys research interests focus on developing and applying methods to diagnosis and treat disease by applying emerging biotechnologies to molecular and cellular engineering. Daughertys group has developed methods to create from scratch tailor-made biomolecules that could allow earlier and more accurate diagnosis of cancer and other diseases.

He came to UCSB in 1999 after completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington. He received his PhD at the University of Texas at Austin and his BS in Chemical Engineering at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Daugherty has received the Camille Dreyfus Teacher Scholar Award in 2006, a National Science Foundation Career Award in 2005, and the Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Research Award in 2003.


'"/>

Contact: Barbara Bronson Gray
bbgray@engineering.ucsb.edu
818-889-5415
University of California - Santa Barbara
10-May-2007


Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Krber Prize to ETH Zurich Professor Seeberger
2. Professors to develop hand-held pathogen testing device
3. Professor analyzes nuclear receptors in bee genome
4. Professor earns carbon sequestration research grant
5. Tufts David Walt named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor
6. Richard Zare named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor
7. Stevens Professor Alan Blumberg to speak at New York Public Library
8. Yale Public Health Professor elected fellow of the American Statistical Association
9. Allergies affect 15 million people in UK, says Professor
10. Pitt Professor awarded competitive Sloan Research Fellowship
11. UCSBs Patrick Daugherty wins a 2006 Camille Dreyfus

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/18/2017)... SUNNYVALE, Calif. , April 18, 2017  Socionext Inc., a ... prototype of a media edge server, the M820, which features the ... face recognition software provided by Tera Probe, Inc., will be showcased ... and at the NAB show at the Las Vegas ... ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... ... grow at a CAGR of 30.37% during the period 2017-2021. ... prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry ... over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... , April 5, 2017 Today HYPR ... that the server component of the HYPR platform is ... providing the end-to-end security architecture that empowers biometric authentication ... HYPR has already secured over 15 million users across ... manufacturers of connected home product suites and physical access ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/22/2017)... , ... May 22, 2017 , ... ... that it is exhibiting in booth B2 at the Association for Pathology ... 22-25. , In addition to demonstrating its Cancer Diagnostic Cockpit and Consultation ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 18, 2017 , ... Dr. Ralph Mobbs of ... Prince Of Wales Private Hospital. The procedure was performed on a 46-year-old male ... conservative treatments prior to undergoing surgery. , The AxioMed viscoelastic disc is a ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 17, 2017 , ... ... compliance and commercialization, has just released version 9.0 of the Cognition Cockpit platform. ... version of Cockpit,” says David Cronin, CEO of Cognition. “We’re thrilled to finally ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... 18, 2017 , ... When James Sherley, was notified earlier this year that his company ... Year 2017 by The Silicon Review , he was not surprised as others might ... value, but this recognition by Silicon Valley was particularly meaningful. Our selection ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: