Congratulations to Dr. Yi-Ling Du and Dr. Zhizeng Gao on receiving a 2013 Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Trainee Award in the Biomedical Division. The awards were granted for the following projects:
Michael Smith Foundation Health Research Trainee Awards are awarded annually in four divisions of health research to provide support to up-and-coming researchers, allowing them to focus on their research and collaborate with other established scholars.
A full list of MSFHR Trainee Award recipients for 2013 can be found here.
Dr. Yi-Ling Du
Ryan Research Lab
Project: Harnessing natural product biosynthetic machinery
Dr. Zhizeng Gao
Withers Research Lab
Project: Fight flu with mechanism-based covalent neuraminidase inhibitors