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Interdisciplinary REU in the Structure and Function of Proteins


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The University of Michigan Interdisciplinary REU Program in the Structure and Function of Proteins is designed to provide undergraduate students with a 10 week research experience in the areas of biochemistry, biophysics, cheminformatics, computational chemistry, enzymology, molecular biology and plant biology. The research projects featured in this program all involve studies of the structure and function of proteins.

REU Faculty Mentors represent the departments of Biochemistry; Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry; Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology; Pathology, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Participant benefits: $5250 stipend; Free campus housing; $700 meal allowance; $500 allowance for round-trip travel to program site, scientific communication workshops, graduate school preparation workshops, social outings and more.


Application Deadline: 3/10/2017
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Program Dates: 5/24/2017 - 8/5/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Michigan (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Biology
Cellular Biology
Chemistry
Computational Sciences
Medical Sciences
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Pharmaceutical Sciences
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Biophysics
Chemical Biology
Cheminformatics
Computational Chemical Biology
Medicinal Chemistry
Under-Represented Minorities

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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