Welcome to the Hemm Lab, a small protein research lab at Towson University!


We are now preparing our work to publish. If you tagged and tested a sORF in BIOL 410, you are eligible for authorship. To be an author, we need to be able to contact you. Please contact Caitlin VanOrsdel (cvanorsdel@towson.edu) or Dr. Hemm (mhemm@towson.edu) with an email address ASAP. If you know of anyone who may not get this message and was in BIOL 410 please have them contact us as well. 


Recent News:

October 2015
Congratulations to Jordan Lingo for winning Second Place for his poster titled “Characterizing the Role of YiaX in the Cell” at the Towson Honors Celebration of Scholarship and Learning!

Congratulations to Caitlin VanOrsdel for winning First Place for her group’s poster in the “Integrating Technology into the Classroom” poster contest.

Congratulations to Jacob Weiland for receiving a Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research grant, to Eve Arias and Milano Tesfaye for receiving a Towson University Undergraduate Research grant, and to Charles Allen, Andrea Bempong, Andrea Haupt, Jeffrey Hilditch, John Kelly, Danielle Lein, and Jordan Lingo for receiving grants from both Towson University and the Fisher College of Science and Mathematics!

September 2015
Welcome to all of the new students conducting research in the lab: Charles Allen, Andrea Bempong, Andrea Haupt, John Igbinosa, Markelle Johnson, Danielle Lein, Jordan Lingo, Kelvin Njoku, Melissa Quackenbush, Milano Tesfaye, Mckenzie Trabitz, and Tsion Woldemariam!

August 2015
Research Assistant Austin Gallegos has accepted a post-baccalaureate position at the National Institutes of Health.  Congratulations, Austin!

July 2015
Masters Graduate Student Jessica Hobson has begun graduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She is working on her Ph.D. in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (BBSP).  Good luck, Jessica!

John Kelly, a participant in the Towson Bridges-to-Baccalaureate Program, presented his summer research project at the Bridges Poster Session.

June 2015
Dr. Hemm 
gave the plenary talk about Grants and Outreach at the 2015 MicroNET meeting at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.