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:

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.

May 2015
Congratulations to all of our lab graduates: Oluwaseun Durojaye, Christine Evans, Brandon Sutherland and Justin Willstaedt!

Research Assistant Allyson Genson has begun an internship with the US Fish and Wildlife Service at the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge in Alabama.  Good luck, Allyson!

April 2015
Eve Aria, Oluwaseun Durojaye, Christine Evans, Jeffery Hilditch, Brandon Sutherland, Jacob Weiland, Justin Willstaedt, S. Masooma Zaidi,
and Jessica Hobson presented posters describing their research at the 2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Student Research and Performance Expo.

Charles Allen, Stefan Bordonaro, Austin Gallegos, Jordan Lingo and Ryan McGuirk, under the mentorship of Dr. Joseph Sanchez, presented a poster describing the research conducted by the Spring 2015 Molecular Biology Laboratory (BIOL410) classes at the 2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Student Research and Performance Expo.

Jessica Hobson has successfully defended her Graduate Thesis.  Congratulations, Jessica!