MSI PI William Pomerantz Receives Cancer-Research Award

Chemistry

Principal Investigator Professor William Pomerantz (Chemistry - College of Science and Engineering) recently received a Kimmel Scholar Award from the Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research. These awards are given to scientists in the early stages of their research careers who are involved in cancer research. You can read more on the chemistry department website.

Professor Pomerantz uses MSI resources to assist with peptide and protein binding analysis. This primarily involves analyzing protein-ligand interactions, assessing ligand stability, and designing new ligands with increased stability.