The Washington-Baltimore MSDG is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s Young Investigator Travel Awards. 4 recipients were judged to be deserving of an award.
Joshua Wilhide, University of Maryland- Baltimore County (Advisor: Prof. Dan Fabris): Investigating higher-order structure of nucleic acids by IRMPD in FTICR mass spectrometry. Award: $600
Omoruyi Osula, Johns Hopkins University (Advisor: Prof. Bob Cotter): Analytical Methods for Improving Identification of SUMO-Modified Peptides. Award: $300
Katherine Stamper, Johns Hopkins University (Advisor: Prof. Bob Cotter): Combining ChIP Antibodies and Mass Spectrometry to Study Post-Translational Modifications on Histones. Award: $200.
Colin Wynne, University of Maryland (Advisor: Catherine Fenselau): High confidence identification of bioagent biomarkers using top-down analyses on an Orbitrap. Award: $100.