Matthew R. Dent

Matthew R. Dent

Assistant Professor

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Matthew R. Dent

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

Protein biochemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, biophysics, spectroscopy


  • B.S., James Madison University, 2014
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin–Madison, 2019
  • NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Pittsburgh, 2019-2024

Awards and grants

NIH K99HL168224: Optimization of a carbon monoxide (CO) sensing hemoprotein for applications as an antidote for CO poisoning and a biosensor for CO detection in living cells

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Courses taught by Matthew R. Dent

Fall Term 2024 (future)