Marie Doyle selected as recipient of 2019-2020 Barnett Rosenberg Endowed Research Assistantship
Marie Doyle, a graduate student in the Mazei-Robison lab, is the recipient of the 2019-2020 Barnett Rosenberg Endowed Research Assistantship. The College of Natural Science award provides a stipend, health insurance, and tuition waiver for a year. The recipients of this distinctive and prestigious award are generally advanced students with a distinguished record of accomplishment at MSU.
Barnett Rosenberg was a chemistry professor at MSU who recognized the anti-cancer potential of the platinum-based compounds cisplatin and carboplatin. These drugs produced over $325 million in royalties for MSU, providing funding for Barnett Rosenberg Endowments.