Virginia Bruce receives national award

Posted: March 30th, 2016

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Virginia Bruce, a fourth year graduate student in the McNaughton lab, has been selected as 1 of 8 inaugural winners of the ACS Women Chemists Committee (WCC)/Merck Research Award. Virginia’s research focuses on developing novel protein drug leads that access the inside of mammalian cells, and modulate cell function and fate. As part of this award, Virginia will attend the 2016 fall ACS national meeting in Philadelphia and present her research at a WCC/Merck symposium. Congrats, Virginia!