Biochemistry selects Iga Kucharska as the winner of the inaugural Gordon Hammes Scholar Award!

Dr. Iga Kucharska, formerly a postdoctoral scientist with the Tamm Lab was announced as the winner of the inaugural Gordon Hammes Scholar Award by ACS Publications, publishers of Biochemistry.  The Gordon Hammes Scholar Award seeks to honor the young scientists responsible for the very best papers published in Biochemistry. From the announcement by Editor-in-Chief, Alanna […]

Congratulations to Alex Kreutzberger for Successfully Defending his Dissertation

Alex successfully defended his PhD dissertation on “Reconstitution of SNARE Mediated Membrane Fusion”.

Biophysics Student of the Year Award – Alex Kreutzberger

I am pleased to announce that Alex Kreutzberger, co-mentored by David Castle and Lukas Tamm, is the winner of the Biophysics Student of the Year Award.  Alex received his BS in Chemistry and Biochemistry in 2011 from UNC Wilmington where he worked with Antje Pokorny and Paulo Almeida. He joined the BIMS program in the […]

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 present the abstract as a poster at the Meeting. Participants were asked to give a three-to-five-minute presentation of their posters to one or more judges. […]

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 Diagnostics and Drug Delivery The meeting took place September 11-16, 2016 covering recent developments for investigating biochemical reactions and networks at, in, and across membranes […]