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July 12, 2023

Leibfarth announced as inaugural Institute for Convergent Science faculty fellow

The institute’s Faculty Fellowship Progr … Read more

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January 6, 2021

Durham biotech Ribometrix lands deal worth as much as $1B for RNA development

For the second time in less that two years Durham-based Ribometrix has landed a deal potentially work several hundred million dollars. This time, it’s even bigger – as much as $1 billion.

January 4, 2021

COVID-response collaborative blends data science, community wisdom

UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and graduate students create the I4 Boundary Spanners program to address local COVID-19 concerns by combining data analysis with firsthand community perspectives

March 23, 2020

Maker of molecules

Polymer chemist Frank Leibfarth is rethinking plastics, with a focus on sustainability.

June 19, 2019

Brian Strahl, UNC SOM researchers named creativity hubs award leaders, team members

The Chemical Epigenomics Hub combines chemical biology approaches with epigenetics to identify, develop, and apply chemical tools to better understand epigenetic processes, ultimately improving the treatment of human disease.