Category: News

Alex Kreutzberger wins Student Research Achievement Award at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting in New Orleans

Congratulations to Alex Kreutzberger for winning the Student Research Achievement Award from the Biophysical Society. Participants had to be the first author on the abstract submitted for presentation and to…

Interview of Lukas Tamm- Biophysical Society President

The Biophysical Society Newsletter interviewed Dr. Tamm for their February 2017. To read the interview click here:

Scientists from Tamm Lab attended the Biophysical Society meeting in Ascona, Switzerland

Co-organized by Dr. Lukas Tamm, the Biophysical Society meeting in Ascona, Switzerland was well attended by many UVA scientists. Liposomes, Exosomes, and Virosomes: From Modeling Complex Membrane Processes to Medical…

Tamm Lab at the July, 2016 FASEB Summer Research Conference in Snowmass, CO

                        The UVA School of Medicine was well represented at the July, 2016 FASEB Summer Research Conference in Snowmass,…

Alex Kreutzberger – Best Student Poster Award FASEB

Congratulations to Alex Kreutzberger for winning the Best Student Poster Award at the FASEB research conference on Molecular Biophysics of Membranes held in Snowmass, CO in July 2016. Alex works…

Congratulations to Sung-Tae Yang and Volker Kiessling with Lukas Tamm for their contribution to Nature Communications

Abstract Lipids and proteins are organized in cellular membranes in clusters, often called ‘lipid rafts’. Although raft-constituent ordered lipid domains are thought to be energetically unfavourable for membrane fusion, rafts…