December 20, 2023

Ryan Baldridge, Ph.D., and Billy Tsai, Ph.D., have received an award from the W. M. Keck Foundation

Grant recipients Ryan Baldridge and Billy Tsai

University of Michigan researchers Dr. Ryan Baldridge and Dr. Billy Tsai are recipients of a $1.3 million grant from the W. M. Keck Foundation to develop a next-generation protein degradation technology. Their project targets previously unreachable host and viral proteins localized to the endoplasmic reticulum (ER), providing potential therapeutic interventions for diseases related to ER dysfunction. Congratulations to Ryan, Assistant Professor of Biological Chemistry, and Billy, Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology!