15 April 2013 Cem's paper, "Cell-free co-production of an orthogonal transfer RNA activates efficient site-specific non-natural amino acid incorporation", was published online in Nucleic Acids Research
March 2013 Yuan's paper, "Escherichia coli-based cell free production of flagellin and ordered flagellin display on virus-like particles", was published online in Biotechnology and Bioengineering
11 January 2103 Cem and William's paper, "Pluripotency transcription factor Sox2 is strongly adsorbed by heparin but requires a protein transduction domain for cell internalization", was published in Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications.
3 January 2013 Dr Cem Albayrak's paper, "Using E. coli-based cell-free protein synthesis to evaluate the kinetic performance of an orthogonal tRNA and aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase pair", was published in Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications.
21 December 2012 Stanford VPUE awarded an undergradaute research grant to Taylor Nguyen and Nik Evitt for the cyanobacteria foundational tools project.
12 October 2012 Dr Alyssa Bingham-Powell successfully defended. THREE CHEERS
25 September 2012 Jon's paper on hydrogenase maturation was published in PLoS ONE.
21 September 2012 Liliana, Jamin, and Franklin passed the Chemical Engineering qualifying exam. Congratulations!
September 2012 Stacey wins the Stanford UTRC research fellowship in sustainable energy. Congratulations!
May 2012 The Department of Energy funds the hydrogenase basic science program for three more years.
April 2012 The group welcomes Liliana De La Paz, Franklin Lu, and Jamin Koo from Chemical Engineering as PhD students.
20 April 2012 Dr Phil Smith defended his PhD thesis. He'll join Bristol Meyers-Squibb in May. Congratulations!
5 March 2012 Dr Cem Albayrak defended his PhD thesis. Congratulations!
8 December 2011 Stacey passed the Bioengineering qualifying exam.
29 November 2011 Kunal passed the Bioengineering qualifying exam.
September 2011 Congratulations to PhD Candiate Benjamin Ko for passing the Chemical Engineering Qualifying exam!
September 2011 Sylvie Liong joined the lab from Bioengineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
April 2011 Benjamin Ko joined the lab from Chemical Engineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
February 2011 Shaun Snyder joined the lab as a lab manager and staff scientist on the transcription factor project. Welcome!
January 2011 Chris VanLang joined the lab from Chemical Engineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
28 October 2010 Dr Bert Lui successfully defended his PhD thesis. He'll start working with McKinsey next year. Three cheers!
October 2010 Ying Lei joined the lab from Bioengineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
9 September 2010 Dr Jonny Kuchenreuther successfully defended his PhD thesis. Congratulations!
September 2010 Jim presented the lab's recent work on hydrogenases to the 9th International Hydrogenase Conference in Uppsala, Sweden
August 2010 Stacey Shiigi joined the lab from Bioengineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
June 2010 Kunal Mehta joined the lab from Bioengineering as a PhD student. Welcome!
28 April 2010 Dr Kedar Patel successfully defended his PhD thesis, and started work at a local startup. Three cheers!