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Mikel Espiritu and Pres. Leseley Hallick
Michael Espiritu has received the Pacific University Provost’s Junior Faculty Award for Scholarship.
The grant will support Dr. Mike Espiritu’s work to determine the structure-activity relationship of a cone snail toxin called MIIIB with voltage gated potassium channels. These small peptide toxins are known as “conotoxins.”