Here's the latest updates in the lab!
May 16, 2022 - Collaborative project between our lab and the Ragsdale lab at the University of Chicago on "Steroid hormones of the octopus self-destruct system" is mentioned in the New York Times and Smithsonian magazine. Check it out here!
Cover of Molecular Omics
May 11, 2022 - Our review article and design got featured on the front page of Molecular Omics!
Chandimal Receives the Paaren Graduate Fellowship!
Nov 24, 2021 - Chandimal was selected to receive the Paaren Graduate Fellowship in Chemistry for the 2021-2022 academic year. This fellowship was created to recognize a graduate student enrolled in the Department of Chemistry who has demonstrated academic and research excellence. Chandi also recently published a book chapter on 'mass spectrometry-based lipid analysis and imaging'. Congratulations to Chandimal!
July 13, 2021 - Amy and Abigail got featured on UIC Today for Blood Buds initiatives, which emphasizes inclusivity and de-stigmatization of menstruation.
May 11, 2021 -Mi had been selected as a recipient of an Award for Graduate Research (Deiss in Biomedical Graduate Research)
April 22, 2020 - Melissa received the ASMS Student Travel Award. Look out for her exciting presentation at ASMS!
Congratulations to Amy!
April 22, 2020 - Amy receives a LASURI award!
April 14, 2020 - Congratulations to Chandimal for receiving the Agilent/Steve Berger Travel Award. Chandi will be giving a talk on his research at ASMS Reboot this coming June.
March 26, 2020 - Congrats to Amy for receiving a UIC Honors College Research Grant
March 2, 2020 - Melissa discussed "Using DBDA as a Matrix for MALDI-MSI Analysis of Free Fatty Acid Species in Murine Brain Tissue" at Pittcon
March 1, 2020 - Chandimal gave a talk on his research, titled "Investigation of Altered Phosphoinositides in the Neurodegenerative Disorder, Niemann-Pick Type C1"
ASMS Student Travel Award
Feb 18, 2020 - Congratulations to Melissa for receving the ASMS travel award to the 2020 Conference in Houston!
Feb 20, 2020 - Chandimal received UIC Provost's Graduate Research Award
Congratulations to Melissa!
Feb 07, 2020 - Melissa received travel award from US HUPO. She will be representing our lab at the 16th Annual Conference: Novel Proteomic Perspectives on Aging, Cancer and Disease in March.
Fidel presented at the ABRCMS
Nov 15, 2019 - Fidel shared his work on the NPC1 neuron model at ABRCMS, one of the biggest conferences for for underrepresented minority students in STEM
Congratulations to Mi Nguyen!
Nov 1, 2019 - Mi wins the Better Science through Better Data 2019 Writing Competition. Read her essay here!