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Deciphering chemical communications in nature
<January 2016> Mathew Benson (Biochemistry Master's student) and Annie Xiao (Undergraduate) joined the group.
<October 2015> Sakae Mizuno joined the group as a visiting scientist from Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Arthur Makarenko (Chemistry Ph.D.) joined the group as a rotation student
Benzophenone and its analogs bind to human glyoxalase 1 in Bioorg Med Chem Lett
<June 2015> GRC Animal-Microbe Symbioses (Akira, Diego, Kriti)
<August 2014> Farewell picnic for Paola @ Central Park
<Apr 2014> Immunostimulatory lipid nanoparticles from herbal medicine in Chem Biol Drug Res
<Mar 2014> Biomarker-guided screening of Juzen-taiho-to, an oriental herbal formulation for immunostimulation in Planta Medica
<May 2013> Kriti Kalpana joined as a graduate student.
<2012> Anna defended her Ph.D. thesis.
<July 2011> Group Karaoke @ Japas 55
Diego Montenegro joined as a PhD Student.
<April 2011> Group ping-pong at Spin NYC.
Openings: The group is currently recruiting Ph.D. students and undergraduate research assistants. Click here for more information.
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