Natural Products Discovery Group

2018_12 NPDG santa group photo

Pictured from left to right: (front row) Leticia Da Silva Pamplona Corte Real, Dejie Lu, Allana Caldwell, Jianlan You, Wentao Dai, Yunseo Kil, Thilini Peramuna; (second row) Fares Najar, Karen Wendt, Felipe Hilario, Camille Schlegel, Sarah Bonitatibus, Victoria Anderson, Bianca Moreno, Hongyan Ma, Candace Coker, Robert Cichewicz; (back row) Jared King, Lin Du, Jin Woo Lee, Robert Gruzewski, Adam Carter, Shengxin Cai.


Principal Investigator

Robert Cichewicz

Robert Cichewicz

Research Assistant Professors

Shengxin Cai

Shengxin Cai

Lin Du

Lin Du

Jianlan You

Jianlan You

Postdoctoral Fellows

Yunseo Kil

Yunseo Kil

Jin Woo Lee

Jin Woo Lee

Graduate Students

Victoria Anderson

Victoria Anderson

Adam Carter

Adam Carter

Wentao Dai

Wentao Dai

Felipe Hilario

Felipe Hilario

Hongyan Ma

Hongyan Ma

Research Associates

Jarrod King

Jarrod King

Camille Schlegel

Camille Schlegel

Karen Wendt

Karen Wendt

Undergraduate Research Students

Sarah Bonitatibus

Sarah Bonitatibus

Allana Caldwell

Allana Caldwell

Robert Gruzewski

Robert Gruzewski

Dejie Lu

Dejie Lu

Bianca Moreno

Bianca Moreno

Leticia Da Silva Pamplona Corte Real

Leticia Da Silva Pamplona Corte Real

Kaylee Smith

Kaylee Smith

Staff

Candace Coker

Candace Coker

Photos from Around the Lab

Adam running the LCMS

Adam running the LCMS

Allison transferring a sample for chemical analysis

Allison transferring a sample for chemical analysis

Shengxin growing plants for research.

Shengxin growing plants for research.

Camille exploring a cave for samples

Camille exploring a cave for samples

Jarrod conducting bioassays to identify natural products that kill cancer cells

Jarrod conducting bioassays to identify natural products that kill cancer cells

Jianlan testing samples

Jianlan testing samples

Shengxin checks fractions on an LCMS

Shengxin checks fractions on an LCMS

Jianlan examining a fungal isolate

Jianlan examining a fungal isolate

Lin purifying compounds on an HPLC

Lin purifying compounds on an HPLC

PI collecting samples in a cave

PI collecting samples in a cave

Shengxin running a sample on a HPLC

Shengxin running a sample on a HPLC

Shengxin transferring samples

Shengxin transferring samples

Jarrod preparing an assay

Jarrod preparing an assay