Natural Products Discovery Group

Pictured from left to right: (front row) Allison Mattes, Amelia Villines, Victoria Anderson, Shikha Srivastava, Jarrod King, Jianlan You, Alec Thompson, Shengxin Cai, Guojian Zhang, Saikat Haldar, Robert Cichewicz, Lin Du. (back row) Jeremy Motley, Krzysztof Bielak, Yun-Seo Kil, Wentao Dai, Laurence Niadj, Tiffany Culver, Sara Collins, Karen Wendt, Adam Carter. (not pictured: Emmily Burdine, Dejie Lu, Bianca Moreno, Andrea Nguyen, Isaac Onyango).


Principal Investigator

Robert Cichewicz

Robert Cichewicz

Research Assistant Professors

Lin Du

Lin Du

Jianlan You

Jianlan You

Postdoctoral Fellows

Shengxin Cai

Shengxin Cai

Yunseo Kil

Yunseo Kil

Jin Woo Lee

Jin Woo Lee

Shikha Srivastava

Shikha Srivastava

Graduate Students

Victoria Anderson

Victoria Anderson

Adam Carter

Adam Carter

Wentao Dai

Wentao Dai

Allison Mattes

Allison Mattes

Jeremy (Jeigh) Motley

Jeremy (Jeigh) Motley

Dan Puccetti

Dan Puccetti

Research Associates

Andrew Blattler

Andrew Blattler

Jarrod King

Jarrod King

Camille Schlegel

Camille Schlegel

Karen Wendt

Karen Wendt

Undergraduate Research Students

Madeleine Duarte

Madeleine Duarte

Grace Le

Grace Le

Andrea Nguyen

Andrea Nguyen

Dejie Lu

Dejie Lu

Bianca Moreno

Bianca Moreno

Evan Shrestha

Evan Shrestha

Valerie Zike

Valerie Zike

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

Camille exploring a cave for samples

Camille exploring a cave for samples

Krzysztof in the lab

Krzysztof in the lab

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

Sara preparing fungal isolates

Sara preparing fungal isolates

Shengxin transferring samples

Shengxin transferring samples

Jarrod preparing an assay

Jarrod preparing an assay