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Previous Years' News:

January 2017:

Mark's paper on the crystal structure of an RNA containing a Se-modified fluorescent nucleoside analog from a collaboration with Dr. Seergazhi Srivatsan at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune, has been accepted for publication in Angewandte Chemie. Congratulations!

Shi presents his research on a self-assembling RNA nanoprism at the 2017 Gordon Research Conference on RNA Nanotechnology. Thomas is serving as the Vice Chair of this GRC.

Stefanie Ung joins as a new undergraduate researcher. She will work with Austin and Lulu. Welcome!

February 2017:

Thomas's review on Small Molecules Targeting Viral RNA was in the Top Ten articles in WIREs RNA accessed in 2016.

March 2017:

Alba's design wins the Chemistry Department's shirt design contest. Congratulations!

August 2017:

Austin Yu is awarded with a GAANN Fellowship by the U.S. Department of Education. Congratulations!

July 2017:

Zihao Wang defended his Masters thesis on Ligand Synthesis for the HCV IRES. Congratulations! He will be off to join the graduate program in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Macau next year.

September 2017:

Kevin Walsworth joins the lab as a new grad student in the JDP program, co-mentored by our collaborator Prof. Bergdahl at SDSU. Welcome, Kevin!