Kent D. Chapman, Ph.D

Director and Professor of Biochemistry

kent chapman photo

Center for Plant Lipid Research
University of North Texas
Department of Biological Sciences
1155 Union Circle, #305220
Denton, TX 76203-5017

For courier delivery:
1504 W. Mulberry Street
LSBA 126A
Denton, TX 76203

Phone:  (940) 565-2969 or 4771
FAX:  (940) 565-4136
email: chapman@unt.edu


News and Noteworthy

 
October 2012
Denton, TX makes the 2012 list of 8 great places to live
February 2012
Aruna Kilaru (former student now Asst. Professor at East Tennessee State) wins two awards for research
 
January 2012
UNT Reasearch Magazine Vol 20 - Student Pioneer Analyzes Plants at the Microscale - Patrick Horn of the Chapman lab devlops lipid map analysis tool.
April 2011
Patrick Horn of the Kent Chapman lab won best graduate student presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists held in Ocean Springs, MS on April 9-11, 2011. He was supported by a travel grant from the Toulouse School of Graduate Studies. Links to local news briefs detailing the research are as follows: (UNT) and (Denton Record Chronicle).
March 4, 2011
Visualization of lipid droplet composition by direct organelle mass spectrometry. (J Biol Chem 2011 Feb 4) from Kent chapman's lab has been named to he Faculty 1000 post publication review which places the article in the top 2% of published articles in biology and medicine.
November 2, 2010
Disruption of the Arabidopsis CGI-58 homologue produces Chanarin-Dorfman-like lipid droplet accumulation in plants. (Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2010 Oct 12) from Kent Chapman's lab has been named to the Faculty 1000 post publication review which places the article in the top 2% of published articles in biology and medicine.
September 27, 2010 Press Release
UNT professor's plant mutation discovery could lead to new agricultural technologies