June 2013

Butein and adipogenesis: a new compound for combating fat

In her final "Nature's Pathways" column, Shannadora Hollis covers a Journal of Lipid Research paper reporting the anti-adipogenic effects of the natural compound butein.


Research Spotlight: Leyte Winfield

ASBMB Education and Professional Development Manager Weiyi Zhao interviews Leyte Winfield, an associate professor and chair of the department of chemistry at Spelman College.


2013 poster competition winners

The 17th annual ASBMB Undergraduate Student Research Poster competition was held in Boston this year during the Experimental Biology 2013 conference. More than 260 undergraduates submitted abstracts to this year’s competition. The following are the winners and honorable mentions. Cell Signaling


In other news

This news roundup was compiled by ASBMB Today contributor Teodora Donisan. Send links of interest to asbmbtoday@asbmb.org for possible inclusion in future issues.

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