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Deadline Extended - ChEM-H Clinician Scientist Faculty Search

ChEM-H is seeking applicants for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). Applicants are expected to have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree and be board certified or eligible in any medical specialty.

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Researchers creat compund that combats drug-resistant malaria parasites

ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Matthew Bogyo has designed a compound that targets the malaria parasite in human cells without harming human tissue.

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Blood Test Could Transform Tuberculosis Diagnosis

Purvesh Khatri, ChEM-H Faculty Fellow, has developed a simple blood test that can accurately diagnose active tuberculosis, making it easier and cheaper to control diseaes.

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Work of ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Stanley Qi Profiled in "The Atlantic"

Stanley Qi is gaining attention for his work to modify the popular gene-editing enzyme CRISPR. The modified enzyme is a powerful tool to study and modulate gene function with novel therapeutic potential.

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ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Maps Mechanical Properties of Living Cells

Researchers have developed a new way to use atomic force microscopy to rapidly measure the mechanical properties of cells at the nanometer scale, an advance that could pave the way for better understanding immune disorders and cancer.

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$28 million grant launches Center of Excellence for Translation Research

Jeffrey Glenn will lead a new center to develop new anti-viral therapies that target the host rather than the infection. The center will collaborate with ChEM-H as well as other Stanford institutes.  

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Stanford ChEM-H: Chemistry, Engineering & Medicine for Human Health

ChEM-H Director Chaitan Khosla discusses ChEM-H, his goals for the institute and the challenge of bridging the worlds of chemistry and biology.

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Faculty hires

Lingyin Li

Lingyin Li to join Stanford ChEM-H as assistant professor of biochemistry

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Lei Stanley Qi

Lei Stanley Qi joined Stanford ChEM-H as assistant professor of bioengineering and of chemical and systems biology

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Polly Fordyce

Polly Fordyce joined Stanford ChEM-H as assistant professor of genetics.


Carolyn Bertozzi

Carolyn Bertozzi joined Stanford ChEM-H as professor of chemistry and, by courtesy, of chemical and systems biology.

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Peter Kim

Peter Kim joined Stanford ChEM-H as professor of biochemistry

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