Center member Dr. Ed Egelman elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

May 6, 2019 by

Dr. Ed Egelman

(Photo by Dan Addison, University Communications)

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Ed Egelman to his election to the National Academy of Sciences. Ed has been a pioneer in electron microscopy, cryo-EM and the analysis of helical macromolecular systems such as F-actin, bacterial pili, viruses, and DNA-protein assemblies for over 35 years. Ed joined the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics in 1999 and has been a member of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology since its inception. Ed is also a former president of the Biophysical Society and former Editor-in-Chief of the Biophysical Journal. This recognition is a fantastic success for him and also an enormous recognition of the great fundamental scientific research done at UVa.

Read more here:

UVA Researcher Receives One of Science’s Highest Honors

Click here to read the announcement on CBS News  

On the National Academy of Sciences website:

Dr. Egelman’s lab page