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  • Afroitaliani
    LA PAROLA Ogni settimana sull'Espresso un termine commentato da una grande firma DI IGIABA SCEGO Sono diventata afroitaliana di recente. Fino a pochi anni fa eravamo semplicemente alieni o, peggio, invisibili. La nostra ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-08-26
  • Gerdon and students awarded National Science Foundation grant
    Dr. Aren Gerdon has recently been awarded a National Science Foundation grant to support research with undergraduate students at Emmanuel College. The NSF will provide over $350,000 over a three year period to Dr. Gerdon and research students to enable the proposed work on "DNA and nanoparticle assemblies as biomimetic ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Mamma ho perso la privacy (sui social)
        le loro foto e i video postati a raffica in Rete dai genitori, bambini e ragazzi non conoscono più il concetto di sfera privata. E qualcuno inizia a ribellarsi di VITTORIO LINGIARDI Una volta erano gli album di famiglia. Venivano le zie e ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-08-13
  • New microscopy – Chemistry contributes to NSF MRI award
    A proposal to the National Science Foundation titled ” MRI: Acquisition of a High Resolution Scanning Electron Microscope to Enhance Research Collaborations and Educational Needs among Colleges and Universities in the New England Area” has been approved for funding! This grant brings over $425,000 to Colleges and Universities in the ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2019-08-02
  • Summer Research 2019 – Contemplation on the Water
    Summer research for 2019 is coming to a close and student State of the Project Reports are on the immediate horizon. These reports and presentations are a great opportunity for student researchers, Alex, Stephanie, and Easwer, to dive into data analysis and to do their best to explain their results ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-08-02
  • Jake Shlaferman ’19 – Featured on Emmanuel College website!
    Congrats to Jake for making "front page" news on the Emmanuel College website for the recent publication by Jake, Dr. Gerdon, and researchers Alex Paige, Krista Meserve, and Jason Miech. Great work and great publicity!The post Jake Shlaferman ’19 – Featured on Emmanuel College website! appeared first on Gerdon Research ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-08-02
  • New microscopy – Chemistry contributes to NSF MRI award
    A proposal to the National Science Foundation titled " MRI: Acquisition of a High Resolution Scanning Electron Microscope to Enhance Research Collaborations and Educational Needs among Colleges and Universities in the New England Area" has been approved for funding! This grant brings over $425,000 to Colleges and Universities in the ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-08-02
  • Research Alumni and Students Nucleate in the Fenway
    GRAB Lab research alumni and current research students met for an annual gathering (nucleation?) in the Fenway neighborhood. It is great to see some familiar faces and to hear about the progress and success that chemistry research alumni are making. Current students get to hear about what lies ahead in ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-07-10
  • Easwer Raman – Enamored by chromatography
    Easwer is new to the team and has spent his summer synthesizing and experimenting with the conjugation of an antibody to a porphyrin nanoparticle. He has been learning how to use instruments such as Dynamic Light Scattering, Probe Sonication, and Anodic Stripping Voltammetry and is excited to learn more. He ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-07-09
  • Primo Levi traduce Franz Kafka «Come l’effetto di una collisione»
    Quella di cui riportiamo qualche stralcio è la "Nota del traduttore scritta da Primo Levi al "Processo" di Kafka.  La lettura del Processo, libro saturo d’infelicità e di poesia, lascia mutati: più tristi e più consapevoli di prima. Dunque è così, è questo il destino umano, si può essere perseguiti ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-07-09
  • Loro ai Mondiali ci sono. Dopo 20 anni. Chi sono le azzurre della Nazionale
    Combattive, forti, ambiziose. Domenica 9 giugno l'esordio contro l'Australia per Sara Gama e le altre ragazze   Ancora scottati dall’assenza della nazionale italiana dai mondiali di Russia del 2018, ci penseranno le ragazze di Milena Bertolini a farci sperare di rivedere la maglia azzurra sul tetto del mondo. In ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-06-23
  • La lunga marcia verso la scomparsa delle donne dalla Maturità
      Dopo l'articolo sulla scomparsa della traccia di storia nella nuova prova di maturità italiana dello scorso 6 giugno, vi proponiamo oggi un altro articolo interessante relativo a un'altra preoccupante lacuna del sistema educativo italiano, lo scarso interesse per la cultura al femminile. Venti anni di battaglie politiche e di ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-06-23
  • Uno smartphone ti allegerisce la vita
                  Dall'autoradio estraibile ai gettoni per telefonare fino allo smartwatch con cui pagare online al supermercato.Dagli anni '70 ad oggi, ecco ciò che ci portiamo dietro quando usciamo di casa. Gli anni 70 A guardare le foto di quegli anni, viene quasi da ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-06-20
  • Publication! Congrats to student authors
    Selected DNA aptamers influence kinetics and morphology in calcium phosphate mineralization Congrats to Jake, Alex, Krista, and Jason on their recent publication in ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering! This is exciting work that elucidates the structure-function relationship between DNA aptamers ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-06-17
  • Alex Paige ’20 – fun with fluorescence
    Alex has spent the beginning of the summer investigating the effects of the selected aptamers on the morphology and crystallinity of calcium carbonate. Although there is a lot of TEM and FT-IR to do, there is some leftover work with calcium phosphate. Alongside calcium carbonate experiments, Alex has ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-06-17