The Breen Lab

at Furman University

The Breen lab applies techniques from biochemistry, molecular biology, and chemical biology to probe how drug resistance and virulence are regulated in Candida glabrata.

Recent News

Ella Wins Travel Award from the Protein Society

Ella received a Young Investigator Travel Award to attend the 38th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society. She will present her poster during the Wednesday poster session.

Abby Wins Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Chemistry from Iota Sigma Pi

Abby is the 2024 recipient of the Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Chemistry from Iota Sigma Pi. Only 1 award is given nationally each year. Congrats, Abby!

Coverage in Furman News

Happy Graduation, Jane and Abby!

Jane and Abby are both entering MD-PhD programs to pursue careers as physician scientists. Congrats!

Abby is featured in the Furman News Class of 2024 Spotlight 

Abby receives the Scholarship Cup and Donaldson-Watkins Medal

See the Breen Team at ACS Spring 2024

Find out what the Breen Team has been up to during the "Rising Stars in Chemistry and Chemical Biology" session.

Ella and Abby Win Best Poster at SC-INBRE

Ella and Abby won Best Poster in the Chemistry and Biochemistry Division at the South Carolina INBRE 15th Annual Science Symposium!

Coverage in Furman News