In this paper we describe oligosaccharide synthesis on pHEMA. The pHEMA bound oligosaccharides could be readily purified by precipitation or ultrafiltration and carried on to the next step. RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 41612 - 41619 https://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2018/RA/C8RA08252A#!divAbstract
Time to have some fun, the semester is almost over.
Ms. Saniya Khan has joined the group as a PhD pre-candidate. Welcome!
Ms. Radhika Thanvi has joined the group. Welcome!
Abhishek Vartak’s peer reviewed ACS Symposium Series chapter titled: “Advances in Synthetic Approaches towards Glycoantigens” has been published in Carbohydrate-Based Vaccines: From Concept to Clinic' https://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/bk-2018-1290.ch008
The Sucheck and Ronning groups have published “Synthesis and in vitro characterization of trehalose‐based inhibitors of mycobacterial trehalose 6‐phosphate phosphatases” in CHEMBIOCHEM. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cbic.201800551
Ph.D. Candidate Abhishek Vartak has received a travel award from the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry to present at the 2018 National ACS meeting in Boston. Former undergraduate researcher Ms. Miranda Dermanelian, has been accepted to Law school. Congratulations!
Our latest paper "Augmenting vaccine immunogenicity through the use of natural human anti-rhamnose antibodies" DOI: 10.1021/acschembio.8b00312 in collaboration with the Wall group has been published in ACS Chemical Biology. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acschembio.8b00312?journalCode=acbcct
Former PhD student Dr. SriKumar Veleti has accepted a postilion as a TD Module and Integrated Yield Engineer (Process Development) at Intel.
Former PhD student Dr. Francis Umesiri recently accepted a faculty position at Wheaton College
The group would like to congratulate our undergraduate researchers Natalie Schulte, Kyle Meyer, and Michaelangelo Zullo on receiving Summer Research and Creative Activities Program Awards. In addition, Kyle Meyer received a Henry R. Kreider Scholarship from the Chemistry & Biochemistry Dept and was selected for the Klar Leadership Academy