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UT chemists awarded $2.1 million to develop new antibiotic to treat TB

Drs. Donald Ronning and Steve Sucheck, professors in the UT Department of Chemistry and Biochemisty, were awarded a five year grant that could lead to the development of new TB antibiotic treatments. For more information click here.

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Environmental Science Students Restoring Native habitats on campus

Greening UT, a project started by Jeanna Meisner, a former Department of Environmental Sciences, who graduated with her BS in Biology in 2016, has been leaving its mark on campus through projects aimed at replacing turf grass with native plantings and reintroducing habitats that once thrived in the area. For more information click here.


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UT chemist Discovers mechanism of blue light damage to retina

Dr. Ajith Karunarathne, of the Department of Chemisty and Biochemistry led a study recently published in Nature's open access journal, Scientific Reports, that has implications for degenerative eye diseases. For more information click here. To read the journal article click here.

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The Tony Quinn We Are STEMM Initiative and the Tony Quinn We Are STEMM Fellowship Fund have been established by the University to honor Dr. Quinn and ensure ongoing support of underrepresented graduate students in STEMM disciplines graduate and professional education and mentoring programs. For more information about donating to the Tony Quinn We Are STEMM Fellowship Fund click here.

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Last Updated: 9/15/18