A recent publication by Ingrid Verhamme, Ph.D. and Paul Bock, Ph.D., both PMI faculty members, "Rapid binding of plasminogen to streptokinase in a catalytic complex reveals a three-step mechanism" has been designated one of the best papers published by the Journal of Biological Chemistry in 2014. Only 21 papers of the thousands published by the JBC last year were accorded this designation. The Verhamme and Bock paper (J Biol Chem 289, 28006-28018, 2014) was the topic paper in the enzymology category. Bock Profile. Verhamme Profile.
Garrett Booth, M.D., Assistant Professor of PMI
Associate Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine
Dr. Garrett Booth has received a $10,000 global grant to explore the efficacy of a mobile application to educate patients, nurses, clinical providers and transfusion medicine trainees about apheresis.
Six PMI Faculty elected AAAS Fellows
Left to Right: Agnes Fogo, M.D.; Richard Hoover, Ph.D.; Jay Jerome, Ph.D.; Simon Mallal, MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA; Donald Rubin, M.D.; and James Thomas, M.D.
Six members of PMI's faculty have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for this year.
They are among 401 fellows from around the country selected by their peers because of their “scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.”
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