2006 Washington-Baltimore MSDG Young Investigator Travel Award Recipients

The Washington-Baltimore Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group is pleased to announce the recipients of our 2006 Young Investigator Travel Awards. There were several excellent applications and as a result, two recipients were chosen. They are:

Yong Chen, George Washington University; Advisor: Akos Vertes
Tara Muratore, University of Virginia; Advisor: Don Hunt

Mr. Chen’s ASMS abstract is entitled “Controlled Fragmentation in Laser Desorption Ionization from Laser-Induced Silicon Microcolumn Arrays” and Ms. Muratore’s ASMS abstract is entitled “SETting Histone Lysine Methyltransferases and Heterochromatin ‘Straight’”. Both recipients will present their work at the Post-ASMS Poster Session and Dinner on June 19. Congratulations to Mr. Chen and Ms. Muratore.