Summer REU Program

The department is currently accepting applications for our Research Experiences for Undergraduates program funded by the National Science Foundation. The program is open to students enrolled at any US college or university and will be held May 20 - August 3, 2019.

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Our 15 Most-Recent Publications

RANCM: a new ranking scheme for assigning confidence levels to metabolite assignments in NMR-based metabolomics studies
Joesten, William C.; Kennedy, Michael A.
METABOLOMICS, 2019, 15, 5

Efficient coupling by oxygen accelerated photocatalyzed thiol-alkyne chemistry
Allegrezza, Michael L.; Thompson, Adam M.; Kloster, Alex J.; Konkolewicz, Dominik
POLYMER, 2019, 161, 27-32

Revised and Improved Procedure for Immunolocalization of Male Meiotic Chromosomal Proteins and Spindle in Plants without the Use of Enzymes
De, Kuntal; Yuan, Li; Makaroff, Christopher A.
PLANTS-BASEL, 2018, 7, 93

Solution NMR structure of CHU_1110 from Cytophaga hutchinsonii, an AHSA1 protein potentially involved in metal ion stress response
Liang, Chunjie; Zhu, Jiang; Ramelot, Theresa A.; Kennedy, Michael A.; Yue, Xiali; Li, Xuegang; Liu, Maili; He, Ting; Yang, Yunhuang
PROTEINS-STRUCTURE FUNCTION AND BIOINFORMATICS, 2019, 87, 91-95

College Students Teaching Chemistry through Outreach: Conceptual Understanding of the Elephant Toothpaste Reaction and Making Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream
Pratt, Justin M.; Yezierski, Ellen J.
JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 2018, 95, 2091-2102

Two-compartment kinetic Monte Carlo modelling of electrochemically mediated ATRP
D'hooge, Dagmar R.; Fantin, Marco; Magenau, Andrew J. D.; Konkolewicz, Dominik; Matyjaszewski, Krzysztof
REACTION CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 2018, 3, 866-874

Rapid differentiation of Lactobacillus species via metabolic profiling
Yang, Kundi; Xu, Mengyang; Zhong, Fanyi; Zhu, Jiangjiang
JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS, 2018, 154, 147-155

Grafting strategies for the synthesis of active DNase I polymer biohybrids
Kovaliov, Marina; Cohen-Karni, Devora; Burridge, Kevin A.; Mambelli, Dorian; Sloane, Samantha; Daman, Nicholas; Xu, Chen; Guth, Jared; Wickiser, J. Kenneth; Tomycz, Nestor; Page, Richard C.; Konkolewicz, Dominik; Averick, Saadyah
EUROPEAN POLYMER JOURNAL, 2018, 107, 15-24

Twist sense control in terminally functionalized ortho-phenylenes
Vemuri, Gopi Nath; Pandian, Rathiesh R.; Spinello, Brian J.; Stopler, Erika B.; Kinney, Zacharias J.; Hartley, C. Scott
CHEMICAL SCIENCE, 2018, 9, 8260-8270

Tuning thermoresponsive network materials through macromolecular architecture and dynamic thiol-Michael chemistry
Chakma, Progyateg; Digby, Zachary A.; Via, Jeremy; Shulman, Max P.; Sparks, Jessica L.; Konkolewicz, Dominik
POLYMER CHEMISTRY, 2018, 9, 4744-4756

Differentiating Antibiotic-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Using Secondary Electrospray Ionization Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Li, Haorong; Zhu, Jiangjiang
ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, 2018, 90, 12108-12115

Solution structure of SHIP2 SH2 domain and its interaction with a phosphotyrosine peptide from c-MET
Wang, Zi; Nie, Yao; Zhang, Kunxiao; Xu, Henghao; Ramelot, Theresa A.; Kennedy, Michael A.; Liu, Maili; Zhu, Jiang; Yang, Yunhuang
ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS, 2018, 656, 31-37

NMR-based urine metabolic profiling and immunohistochemistry analysis of nephron changes in a mouse model of hypoxia-induced acute kidney injury
Chihanga, Tafadzwa; Ruby, Hannah N.; Ma, Qing; Bashir, Sabina; Devarajan, Prasad; Kennedy, Michael A.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-RENAL PHYSIOLOGY, 2018, 315, F1159-F1173

A quantitative metabolomics study of bacterial metabolites in different domains
Zhong, Fanyi; Xu, Mengyang; Metz, Patrick; Ghosh-Dastidar, Pratiti; Zhu, Jiangjiang
ANALYTICA CHIMICA ACTA, 2018, 1037, 237-244

Disrupted structure and aberrant function of CHIP mediates the loss of motor and cognitive function in preclinical models of SCAR16
Shi, Chang-he; Rubel, Carrie; Soss, Sarah E.; Sanchez-Hodge, Rebekah; Zhang, Shuo; Madrigal, Sabrina C.; Ravi, Saranya; McDonough, Holly; Page, Richard C.; Chazin, Walter J.; Patterson, Cam; Mao, Cheng-yan; Willis, Monte S.; Luo, Hai-Yang; Li, Yu-sheng; Stevens, Donte A.; Tang, Mi-bo; Du, Pan; Wang, Yao-he; Hu, Zheng-wei; Xu, Yu-ming; Schisler, Jonathan C.
PLOS GENETICS, 2018, 14, e1007664