Four chemistry research students presented at the 42nd Annual NOBCChE National Conference in Orlando, FL.

The 42nd Annual National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) Conference was held from September 21-25, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. During this time, four Morgan State University Chemistry students were invited to present their research in Chemical and Biological Sciences. The students that presented were:

Jahnn Drigo: "Microwave-Assisted Organic Synthesis of Heptamethine Cyanine Dyes" 

Sabreea Parnell: "Synthesis and cytotoxicity and DNA-binding studies of organorhenium complexes of flufenamic acid"

Cendy Gonzalez: "Determining the kinetics of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup W Capsule Polymerase"

Ophelia Ukaegbu: "Chemoenzymatic Synthesis of a New fluorescent Acceptor for Bacterial glycosyltransferases"