The theme of the 2021 International Association for Great Lakes Research is "Bridging:
      Knowledges, Seven Generations, Land-to-Lake." The conference is May 17-20 at Michigan
      Technological University.

MTU to Host 2021 Great Lakes Conference

Michigan Technological University will host the annual conference of the International Association for Great Lakes Research in May 2021.

Fluorescent images show concentrations of tau protein aggregates in soma of neuronal
      cells that can cause neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s. On amyloid beta
      peptides, chemical modification at lysine 16 can promote these aggregates. Credit:
      Ashutosh Tiwari/Michigan Tech

Protein Shapes Matter in Alzheimer's Research

Sometimes proteins misfold. When that happens in the human brain, the pileup of misfolded proteins can lead to neurodegenerative diseases . . .

2020 Chemistry Awards

Even during the very unusual circumstances that all of us are facing, the Chemistry Department wanted to celebrate its students . . .

New Funding

Momoko Tajiri (Chemistry/MuSTI) is the principal investigator on a project that has received a $33,597 research and development grant from . . .