Two CELS researchers to be honored

Dr. Marta Gomez-Chiarri of the Department of Fisheries, Animal and Veterinary Science, and Dr. David  R. Nelson, of the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology will be honored May 17 at the annual URI Excellence Awards Ceremony.

They are among the faculty members who will be cited for “Intellectual Property Patent Awards.” Their research dealt with “Delivery of DNA Vaccines into Fish by Immersion.”

The ceremony will be held from 3-5 p.m. in the Agnes G. Doody Auditorium, Swan Hall.