|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, July 1, 2002
Alisa Machalek, NIGMS
NIGMS Energizes NMR Research With World's Biggest Magnets
The scientists will use their new NMR magnets to study the structure and behavior of biological molecules. Such studies reveal insights about normal cellular processes and shed light on diseases that develop when these processes go awry.
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Robert Griffin, Ph.D.)
- New York Structural Biology Center (David Cowburn, Ph.D.)
- University of Georgia (James Prestegard, Ph.D.)
- University of Wisconsin, Madison (John Markley, Ph.D.)
This release is also posted online at http://www.nigms.nih.gov/news/releases/900MHz.html.
For information about the new 900 MHz NMR magnets, contact Alisa Machalek in the Office of Communications and Public Liaison at 301-496-7301 to speak with NIGMS program director Dr. Janna Wehrle.