Latest News and Events
10.18.2018. Material Science and Engineering Ph.D. student Jenny Fothergill joins research group!
08.18.2018. Material Science and Engineering Ph.D. student Thiago da Silva joins research group!
08.16.2018. Dr. King part of multi-university research team granted $6 million from National Science Foundation
07.16.2018. Material Science and Engineering Ph.D. student Neil Rexrode joins research group!
05.03.2018. Featured on BSU Update: https://news.boisestate.edu/update/2018/05/03/boise-state-team-awarded-200000-grant-to-combat-breast-cancer-metastasis-in-bone/
12.15.2017. $200K research grant titled "High impact therapeutic for the elimination of breast cancer metastasis to bone" funded by METAvivor in collaboration with Dr. Cheryl Jorcyk (PI) and Dr. Don Warner.
11.03.2017. Featured on KIVI 6 News regarding NIH R01 grant with Dr. Owen McDougal and Dr. Lisa Warner. https://www.kivitv.com/news/bsu-gets-million-dollar-grant-to-help-in-search-of-cure-for-heart-disease
10.17.2017. Featured on BSU Update: https://news.boisestate.edu/update/2017/10/16/boise-state-team-earns-1-million-grant-to-work-toward-cure-for-heart-disease/
09.01.2017. $1M National Institutes of Health R01 research grant in collaboration with Dr. Ken Fujise of University of Texas Medical Branch was funded! The project titled "Using fortilin inhibitors to block atherosclerosis" also includes BSU colleagues Dr. Owen McDougal and Dr. Lisa Warner.
05.31.2017. Featured on Boise State University UPDATE for new publication in Nature Communications:
04.28.2017. Sammy Walker wins the BSU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Outstanding Graduating Senior Award for her excellent performance in academics, research, and service.
04.05.2017. Sammy Walker wins award for Outstanding Research for her poster presentation at the Spring 2017 National ACS Conference in San Francisco. Congratulations Sammy!
12.10.2016. Research article "Genetic Algorithm Managed Peptide Mutant Screening: Optimizing Peptide Ligands for Targeted Receptor Binding" featured on the cover of the Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling.