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Chloe Kirk

Chloe Kirk
Chloe Kirk is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Miami in the biochemistry and molecular biology program. Outside of the lab, she loves to bake, read and communicate science!

Articles by Chloe Kirk

A new way to target mosquito-borne viruses
Journal News

A new way to target mosquito-borne viruses

Nov. 16, 2022
Why don’t we have a vaccine for dengue or Zika viruses? Researchers at UNC–Chapel Hill investigate how this virus family can be targeted with envelope proteins.
Targeting the lipid envelope to control COVID-19
Journal News

Targeting the lipid envelope to control COVID-19

Nov. 9, 2022
Ever wonder why we were told to wash our hands with soap to prevent COVID-19? The key to preventing the spread of infection may lie in the SARS-CoV-2 lipid envelope.
Nine tips for managing time in grad school
Essay

Nine tips for managing time in grad school

Aug. 17, 2022
“Coming into grad school, I was overwhelmed by how much undirected time I had,” Chloe Kirk writes. “Then I learned about time management, and the world started to make sense again.”
From the journals: MCP
Journal News

From the journals: MCP

Aug. 12, 2022
Analysis of large samples of proteins just got an upgrade. Read about the latest breakthroughs in proteomics in these papers from the journal Molecular & Cellular Proteomics.
How tumor hypoxia suppresses the immune response
Annual Meeting

How tumor hypoxia suppresses the immune response

April 3, 2022
Undergrad elucidates how cancer employs the A2AR signaling pathway when confronted with immunotherapy.
6 women biochemists you should know about
Observance

6 women biochemists you should know about

March 5, 2022
It's Women's History Month. There’s no better time to learn about some of the women who have shaped and are still shaping the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology.