2014 News

December 2014

    Our article on rapid and scalable luciferin synthesis is published.  Check it out!

    Miranda successfully defends here thesis and begins her new position as the managing editor at ACS     

        Central Science.  Congrats, Dr. Paley!

    Dave Row and Amanda Dark join the lab.  Welcome!

    The lab celebrates the holidays!  Pictures soon!

November 2014

    Krysten presents her research for the Cancer Biology group at UCI.

    Our article on visualizing cell-cell interactions is published in Curr. Opin. Chem. Biol.  Check it out!

October 2014

    First-year chemistry students Mike, Kyle, Dave, and Sam rotate through the lab.

    Krysten receives a fellowship from the NIH.  Way to go!

September 2014

    Miranda and Dave M are selected for Dissertation Fellowships.  Congrats!

    Colin officially joins the group.  Welcome (again)!

August 2014

    Several people from the lab attend the National ACS Meeting in San Francisco. 

    David Row joins the lab for a summer rotation project.

July 2014

    Dave K and Hui-Wen win travel awards from the ACS for the National Meeting in August.  Nice!

    Our article on building bioorthogonal reactions is published in Curr. Opin. Chem. Biol. Check it out!

    Dave K wins another travel award from UCI!  Congrats!

June 2014

    Joanna advances to candidacy.  Congrats!

    Dave M and Dave P present their work at Gordon Research Conferences.

    Bryan graduates with honors from UCI, and President Obama joined in the celebration.

May 2014

    Krysten advances to candidacy.  Congrats!

    Miranda is selected for a communications internship at Johnson & Johnson.  Congratulations!

    Miranda gives a talk at the Orange County ACS meeting.

    Colin joins the lab for a summer rotation.  Welcome!

    Bryan is selected as a UCI Chancellor’s fellow and will be honored at the 2014 Commencement.  Camera

        crews showed in the lab to film his work! 

    Bryan and Jeffrey present their work at the UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium.  Nicely done!

    Dave M wins a UCI travel award to present his work at the Gordon Research Conference.  Congrats!

April 2014

    Will receives an honorable mention on his NSF-GRFP application.  Congrats!

    Miranda represents UCI at the Catalyzing Advocacy Workshop in DC.

March 2014

    Our work on improved chemical reporters for probing glycosylation is published in Mol. BioSys.

    The lab receives an NSF-CAREER award for imaging cell contacts.  Thank you to the National Science    

            Foundation for supporting our work!

    Jenn is selected as the Dean’s Honoree for the UCI Celebration in Teaching

    Jenn is also recognized for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education at UCI!

    Krysten gives a talk and Joanna presents a poster at the Molecular Biology & Biochemistry retreat

    Laura joins the lab for a research rotation.  Welcome!


February 2014

    Our work with the Miller lab on improved bioluminescence imaging is published in Nature Methods.

    Jenn is named a 2014 Cottrell Scholar.  Thank you to Research Corp. for supporting our work!

January 2014

    Bryan wins a UROP award to fund his research.  Congrats!

    Our review article on bioorthogonal chemistry is published in ACS Chemical BiologyCheck it out!