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Angela Hopp

Angela Hopp
Angela Hopp is executive editor of ASBMB Today and communications director for the ASBMB.

Articles by Angela Hopp

Society launches fellows program
Society News

Society launches fellows program

9/8/2020
Nominations of those who have made outstanding contributions to the field through research, teaching or service are due Jan. 4.
ASBMB receives NIH grant to promote faculty diversity
Professional Development

ASBMB wins grant to support postdocs, new PIs from diverse backgrounds

8/3/2020
MOSAIC program will provide individualized coaching, networking and presentation opportunities tailored to scholars’ needs.
Why we're not printing the April issue
Editor's Note

Why we're not printing the April issue

4/2/2020
One of the strangest things we ever did when I was in the newspaper business was print papers nobody would receive.
From the journals: December 2019
Journal News

From the journals: December 2019

12/1/2019
Chasing the structure of a histone’s N-terminus tail. Highlighting the role of lipids in mediating endoplasmic reticulum structure. Defining the components of a bacteria’s biofilm matrix. Researchers tackle these tasks and more in our latest roundup…
JBC launches program for early-career scientists
Training

JBC launches program for early-career scientists

10/1/2019
With its Early-Career Reviewer Board, the Journal of Biological Chemistry offers postdocs and new investigators a structured path for developing peer-review skills and learning about the scholarly publishing process.
Psoriasis: not just a skin problem
Health Observance

Psoriasis: not just a skin problem

8/5/2019
To mark this health observance, we're sharing research about the influence of genetics and environment on disease onset and findings related to autoimmunity and inflammation.
Member update: August 2019
Member News

Member update: August 2019

8/1/2019
Awards, promotions and more. Find out what's going on in the lives of ASBMB members. 
National HIV Testing Day
Health Observance

National HIV Testing Day

6/27/2019
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day. See a snapshot of HIV/AIDS research as it stands today taken from ASBMB's journals.
National Stroke Awareness Month
Health Observance

National Stroke Awareness Month

5/1/2019
May is National Stroke Awareness Month. While it’s true that we can do some things to reduce our risk of stroke, these days the emphasis is on recognizing stroke early so that the effects can be minimized.
National Minority Health Month
Health Observance

National Minority Health Month

4/24/2019
Each April, the U.S. Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health and its partners observe National Minority Health Month.
National Kidney Month
Health Observance

National Kidney Month

3/6/2019
In observance of National Kidney Month, Angela Hopp offers some personal reflections, kidney trivia and a collection of stories and research from the ASBMB.
Journal of Lipid Research names Rye, Davidson new editors-in-chief
Journal News

Journal of Lipid Research names Rye, Davidson new editors-in-chief

12/1/2018
Kerry-Anne Rye and Nicholas O. Davidson plan to broaden the editorial scope to include more clinical research.
Meet Mona Nemer
Interview

Meet Mona Nemer

10/1/2018
Canada’s top science adviser, appointed in 2017 by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, spent most of her career as a heart researcher and university professor.
From the journals: August 2018
Journal News

From the journals: August 2018

8/1/2018
Why are people with chronic kidney disease at high risk of heart failure? Can a pathogen avoid a host antibody by grabbing it? Why do some cancer cells love sugar and eschew fiber? Read about these topics and more in our roundup.
From the journals: February 2018
Journal News

From the journals: February 2018

2/1/2018
How amino acids determine cells’ responses climate change. How genes cause bile acid diarrhea. And how trypsin trips up researchers studying alternative splicing. Read about these topics and more in our roundup of recent papers from the Journal of B…
From the journals: January 2018
Journal News

From the journals: January 2018

1/1/2018
Alcohol plus hepatitis B raises cholesterol. A chemical cocktail reprograms mouse cells. Prion protein does more than wreak havoc. Read about these topics and more in our roundup of recent papers from the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the Journa…
Meet Martin Spiering
Interview

Meet Martin Spiering

12/1/2017
The Journal of Biological Chemistry's technical editor helps authors finesse their titles and abstracts.
Toward ‘harmonizing’ lipidomics
Interview

Toward ‘harmonizing’ lipidomics

12/1/2017
John Bowden of the National Institute of Standards and Technology discusses a new paper in the Journal of Lipid Research about a lipidomics comparison study performed by 31 labs in the U.S. and abroad.
Solving the faculty diversity problem
Diversity

Solving the faculty diversity problem

3/1/2017
In this 2017 interview, Kenneth Gibbs explains that it’s possible to diversify the workforce within a single tenure cycle. The solution is in hiring decisions.
For better and for worse
Feature

For better and for worse

2/1/2017
Daniel Jarosz at Stanford University expands the concept of prions.
‘I wanted to be here, and I like it here’
Feature

‘I wanted to be here, and I like it here’

10/1/2016
A summer program at the National Institutes of Health exposes Native American students to biomedical research.
Pointers for an industry career: part 3
Jobs

Pointers for an industry career: part 3

10/1/2016
This is the last part in a three-part interview series with Kenneth I. Maynard of Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Inc. about what it takes to launch a career in industry.
Promote your paper in four easy steps
How-to

Promote your paper in four easy steps

9/1/2016
Angela Hopp guides scientists on how to get their published papers to a wide audience.
Pointers for an industry career: part 2
Jobs

Pointers for an industry career: part 2

9/1/2016
This is the second in a three-part series of interviews with Kenneth I. Maynard of Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Inc. about what it takes to launch a career in industry.
Pointers for an industry career
Jobs

Pointers for an industry career

8/1/2016
This is the first in a three-part series of interviews with Kenneth I. Maynard of Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Inc. about what it takes to launch a career in industry.
Meet Natalie Ahn
Interview

Meet Natalie Ahn

6/1/2016
Natalie Ahn talks about about her background and involvement with the society.
An open letter to press officers who won’t promote unembargoed research papers
Open Letters

An open letter to press officers who won’t promote unembargoed research papers

8/1/2014
While this letter is addressed to press officers who won’t promote research papers that cannot be embargoed, it raises an important issue that scientists should understand.
A life of, and for, change
Case Study

A life of, and for, change

3/1/2012
Where Dave R. Wilson grew up in rural New Mexico, opportunities for upward mobility – and, well, even neighbors – were few and far between.
Go ahead, brag a little
Science Communication

Go ahead, brag a little

3/1/2011
Learn how to work with your institution’s communicators and with reporters to tell the world about your research.
Texas A&M's Johnson wins the ASBMB–Lipmann lectureship
Award

Texas A&M's Johnson wins the ASBMB–Lipmann lectureship

2/7/2011
Texas A&M professor recognized for methods used to elucidate the dynamics and functional mechanisms of complex molecular machines.
Stanford's Herschlag named William C. Rose award winner
Award

Stanford's Herschlag named William C. Rose award winner

1/25/2010
Daniel Herschlag won the 2010 ASBMB William C. Rose Award.
Tesmer wins ASBMB Young Investigator Award
Award

Tesmer wins ASBMB Young Investigator Award

1/25/2010
John Tesmer is a research associate professor at the Life Sciences Institute and the department of pharmacology at the University of Michigan Medical School.
Aebersold receives Sober Lectureship
Award

Aebersold receives Sober Lectureship

1/25/2010
Ruedi Aebersold, a pioneer in proteomics and systems biology, received ASBMB's Herbert A. Sober Lectureship in 2010.