|Present||Assistant Professor, Chemistry, Trinity University ‐ Department of Chemistry|
|Present||NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Research Associate, The Scripps Research Institute|
Honors and Awards
- NIH NRSA Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2012-2015
- Sessler Graduate Student Leadership Award, 2011
- IBM Graduate Fellowship, 2010-2011
- Linus Pauling Teaching Award, 2009
- Eli Lilly Graduate Fellowhip, 2008-2009
- Organic Chemistry
Publications and Patents (9)
Unfolded Protein Response Activation Reduces Secretion and Extracellular Aggregation of ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2014)
Light-chain amyloidosis (AL) is a degenerative disease characterized by the extracellular aggregation of a destabilized amyloidogenic Ig light chain (LC) ...
Designed Guanidinium-rich Amphipathic Oligocarbonate Molecular Transporters Complex, Deliver and Release ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2012)
The polyanionic nature of oligonucleotides and their enzymatic degradation present challenges for the use of siRNA in research and therapy; ...
Oligocarbonate Molecular Transporters: Oligomerization-Based Syntheses and Cell-Penetrating Studies
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2009)
A new family of guanidinium-rich molecular transporters featuring a novel oligocarbonate backbone with 1,7-side chain spacing is described. Conjugates can ...