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Gierasch is the 2018 recipient of the ACS Ralph Hirschmann Award in Peptide Chemistry
Lila Gierasch, biochemistry & molecular biology and chemistry, M2M, is the 2018 recipient of the ACS Ralph Hirschmann Award in Peptide Chemistry for her seminal contributions to peptide structure and function, peptide models for protein folding and function, and roles of peptide and protein aggregation in disease.