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Jun named a Searle Scholar for research on innate immunity

May 5, 2015
Jun R. Huh, PhD, is one of 15 young scientists in the chemical and biological sciences who have been named 2015 Searle Scholars. The 2015 Searle Scholars were selected for their potential to make significant contributions to chemical and biological research over the course of their careers by a Scientific Advisory Board comprising 12 scientists distinguished for their research and leadership across a wide range of fields.

Jun received the Smith Family Award for new investigator

December 3, 2013
Jun R. Huh, PhD, received the 2013 Smith Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Biomedical Research, a highly competitive award intended to help launch the careers of newly independent biomedical researchers. The Smith Family Foundation supports groundbreaking medical research through the Smith Family Awards Program for Excellence in Biomedical Research.