Members


Postdocs

Chen-Ming Lin

Education

B.S., National Taiwan University, Taiwans

Ph. D., Baylor University, United Statess

Research interest
My research interest involves Small Molecules Targeting The NEDD8•NAE Protein-Protein Interaction

Shaon Joy

Education

B.S., Calcutta University, India, 2005

M.S., Indian Institue of Technology Guwahati, India, 2007

Ph. D., University of Alberta, Canada, 2013

Postdoctoral Fellow, Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology, University of Alberta, Canada, 2015

Research interest
My research interest involves the evaluation of small molecules probes for Trk receptors in models for dry eye disease

Zhe "Gavin" Gao

Education

B.S., Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, 2007

M.S., Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, 2010

Ph. D., University of Alberta, Canada, 2013

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Kansas, United States, 2019

Research interest
My research interest involves the development of fluorescent probes for exploring their use in cancer detection


Graduate students

Bosheng Zhao

Education

B.S., Nankai University, China

Research interest
My research interest involves small molecules for active targeting receptors overexpressed on cancer cells, and proteolysis targeting chimeras (PROTACs) for protein degradation, specifically for treatment of cancer

Maritess Arancillo

Education

B.S., University of the Philippines - Diliman, Philippines

Research interest
My research interest involves syntheses of peptide mimics and other small molecules designed to disrupt or mimic protein-protein interactions that are targets for medicinal chemistry

Rui-Liang (Larry) Lyu

Education
B.S., Peking University, China, 2016

Research Interest
My research interest involves molecular modeling and data-driven approaches in early stage drug discovery.

Tye Thompson

Jonathan Whisenant

Tianxiong Mi (Mickey)

Education
B.S., Peking University, China, 2016

Research Interest
My research interest involves small molecules that interact with proteis to target cell surface receptors or to disrupt protein-protein ntearactions. I am also interested in machine learning in drug discovery

Bell

Zugus

Jake

Research interest
Jake's research interests include eating shoes and chasing squirrels.


Former students

(Former students graduated before 2017 are not shown.)


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