News: Chemistry

Vito Quaranta Wins the Stanley Cohen Award

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

The Stanley Cohen Award for Research Bridging Diverse Disciplines, such as Chemistry or Physics, to Solve Biology’s Most Important Fundamental Questions — Vito Quaranta, M.D., professor of Cancer Biology. Quaranta earned his medical degree from the University of Bari School of Medicine in Bari, Italy, in 1974 and passed the USA ECFMG Board in 1976. […]

$10 Million Grant Bolsters Molecular Imaging

Friday, April 1st, 2011

The National Center for Research Resources has awarded Vanderbilt University $10.3 million over the next five years to establish a National Research Resource for Imaging Mass Spectrometry. Richard Caprioli, Ph.D., director of Vanderbilt’s Mass Spectrometry Research Center, is leading the program. Imaging mass spectrometry is a tool for visualizing the location of proteins in cells […]