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Biofilm research collaboration

Dec 15, 2020

New NC State Research Partnership Fighting Biofilm-Associated Infections

Chemist Joshua Pierce is working with researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine to develop new classes of antibiotics to fight drug-resistant infections complicated by bacterial biofilms.  

Joshua Pierce works in his lab

Jul 29, 2020

New Program Drives Research and Training in Chemistry and Life Sciences

The recently launched Chemistry of Life Program will bring together researchers at the intersection of chemistry and life sciences. 

Two researchers look at samples under a microscope and on a screen in a darkened lab

Jul 28, 2020

Aligning Strengths to Advance Medicine

Sciences faculty and students are playing a big part in the university's Comparative Medicine Institute, which strengthens research and training across disciplines to pioneer advances in biomedical sciences. 

MacrolactoneDB

Apr 21, 2020

New Macrolactone Database Could Aid Drug Discovery, Research

A new, free-to-use database of macrolactones fills a knowledge gap and could aid drug development. 

NC State gateway

Jan 22, 2018

Placental Accumulation of Flame-Retardant Chemical Alters Serotonin Production in Rat Offspring

New research shows flame retardants can have sex-specific effects on placental functions critical for brain development. 

May 15, 2017

Researchers Create ‘Hyperpredictive’ Computer Models for Drug Discovery

Chemist Denis Fourches uses molecular dynamics and machine learning to create hyperpredictive drug discovery models. 

Belltower

Apr 18, 2016

Chemistry Undergraduate Earns Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Vishwas Rao, a junior majoring in chemistry and biochemistry, is among the 252 winners of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship this year.