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

May 6, 2019 by jcn6f@virginia.edu

(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