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2022 Trainee Announcement

We’d like to welcome our new QCB trainees for this year: Allan Gramillo, Caitlin Roof, Hunter Richman, and Austin Tedman. Congratulations to all and we are so happy to have you!

2022 Ambassador Announcment

Congratulations to our new QCB ambassadors – Ria Kidner and Brigham Pope! And thank you to our previous ambassadors, Jessie and Abigail, for all their hard work this past year.

Trainee Defenses

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Materials Seminar, 2:30 PM, CH033 Rachel Fadler, Exit Exam, Chemistry “Rigidity and Flexibility in Cyanostar and Organophosphate Assemblies” Hosted by Amar Flood Thursday, May 12, 2022 Organic Seminar, 1:00 PM, CH033 Mallory Kern, Exit Exam, Chemistry “Automated Solution-Phase Synthesis of Thioglycoside Analogues and Efforts Toward Convergent Synthesis of Xyloglucan Fragments” Hosted […]

2022 Ambassador Elections

We are currently holding QCB ambassador elections view candidates here. Please vote here by Friday, May 13th.

Fadler Publication

Rachel Fadler was first author on, Rigidity and Flexibility in Rotaxanes and Their Relatives; On Being Stubborn and Easy-Going, a paper published in Frontiers in Chemistry

Selivanovitch Publications

Ekaterina Selivanovitch was first author on, Substrate Partitioning into Protein Macromolecular Frameworks for Enhanced Catalytic Turnover, a paper published in ACS Nano Ekaterina was also third author on, Controlled Modular Multivalent Presentation of the CD40 Ligand on P22 Virus-like Particles Leads to Tunable Amplification of CD40 Signaling, a paper published in ACS Applied Bio Materials.

Zubi Publications

Yasmine Zubi was first author on, Controlling the optical and catalytic properties of artificial metalloenzyme photocatalysts using chemogenetic engineering, a paper published in Chemical Science. Yasmine was also fifth author on, Controlling Non-Native Cobalamin Reactivity and Catalysis in the Transcription Factor CarH, a paper published in ACS Catalysis.

Erdmann Publication

Emily Erdmann was first author on, Caenorhabditis elegans expressing a Vitellogenin::GFP fusion protein show reduced embryo content and brood size, a paper published in microPublication Biology.

2022 Retreat

First annual retreat! Dates: August 11-12th (Friday into Saturday) Location: Dimension Mill – Bloomington, IN More information to come.

Button Publication

Alumni Julia Button was first author on, Capsid-E2 Interactions Rescue Core Assembly in Viruses That Cannot Form Cytoplasmic Nucleocapsid Cores, a paper published in the Journal of Virology.