Lingling Zhao receives fellowship and award

Lingling Zhao, a graduate student in Xavier Intes' group, is the recipient of the 2013 Ajit Prabhu Graduate Fellowship. The Ajit Prabhu fellowship was established in 2012 by Mr. Ajit Prabhu, a former student of the department. The fellowship honors a student in the last semester of the doctoral program for their academic achievements.

Linigling also recently won a poster award at the International Symposium on Metabolic Imaging and Spectroscopy Honoring the 100th Birthday of Britton Chance. The symposium was held at the University of Pennsylvania on June 18. The title of her poster was “Non-invasive Quantitative Detection of Transferrin Receptor-mediated Internalization using NIR FRET Imaging in Live Mice”.