Chemistry and Biochemistry

BYU Grad Student Earns Young Scientist Award

Posted: Oct 14, 2021

BYU PhD candidate Sara Soleimani received the Young Scientist award at the 71st American Crystallographic Association summer conference, held virtually this year July 30 – August 5.  This honor is part of the Margaret C. Etter Student Lecturer awards and winners are selected by elected officers of the Scientific Interest Group.

Soleimani earned a cash award and the opportunity to present a lecture in the General Interest session of the conference for her paper titled, “The TELSAM Protein Polymer Significantly Improves the Speed of Crystallization of Target Proteins.