Chemical Biology

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Dr. Lionel Cheruzel

Lionel Cheruzel

Assistant Professor
Bioinorganic and Inorganic Chemistry and Biochemistry

DH 281
(408) 924-5283
lionel.cheruzel@sjsu.edu
Cheruzel Group Page

Development of hybrid enzymes as bioctalysts for hydroxylation of organic substrates using light and water. Molecular imprinted polymers.

Elaine Collins

Elaine Collins

Professor and Associate Dean
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

elaine.collins@sjsu.edu
Research Page

Vitamin D endocrinology, protein expression and purification, RNA viruses.

Marc d'Alarcao

Marc d'Alarcao

Professor
Chemical Biology, Organic Chemistry, and Biochemistry

DH 607
(408) 924-4962
marc.dalarcao@sjsu.edu
d'Alarcao Group Page

Synthesis and biological evaluation of carbohydrates. Medicinal chemistry.

Dr. Daryl Eggers

Daryl Eggers

Professor
Biochemistry and Biophysical Chemistry

DH 604
(408) 924-4960
daryl.eggers@sjsu.edu
Eggers Group Page

Crowding and hydration effects on macromolecular structure.

Dr. Brooke Lustig

Brooke Lustig

Lecturer
Adjunct Professor in Biomedical, Chemical, and Materials Engineering
Computational Biochemistry

DH 417
(408) 924-4968
brooke.lustig@sjsu.edu

Computational/theoretical methods to characterize entropy and related effects in proteins and RNA; drug design that includes potential anti-HIV agents.

 

Laura Miller

Assistant Professor
Chemical Biology, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry

DH 608
laura.c.miller@sjsu.edu

Synthesis and investigation of anti-quorum sensing and anti-virulence compounds in bacteria.

Dr. Gilles Muller

Gilles Muller

Professor and Chair
Inorganic Chemistry

Director
Nuclear Science

DH 518A
(408) 924-5000
gilles.muller@sjsu.edu
Muller Group Page

Lanthanides, complexes, circularly polarized luminescence, chirality, thermodynamics, and spectroscopy.

Dr. Roy Okuda

Roy Okuda

Professor
Organic Chemistry

DH 009A
(408) 924-2525
roy.okuda@sjsu.edu
Research Group Page

Bio-organic chemistry of enzymes, marine natural products.

Dr. Joseph Pesek

Joseph Pesek

Professor
Analytical Chemistry

DH 501
(408) 924-4950
joseph.pesek@sjsu.edu
Pesek Group Page

Chemical modification of surfaces, separation methods.

Dr. Alberto Rascon 

Alberto A. Rascón, Jr.,

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry

DH 612
alberto.rascon@sjsu.edu

Biochemistry, Bacterial Protein Expression, Protein/Enzyme Purification and Isolation Techniques, Mosquito Midgut Proteases, Proteolytic Enzymes, Inhibitors, and Enzyme Kinetics.

Dr. Daniel Straus

Daniel A. Straus

Professor
Organic and Organometallic Chemistry

SCI 141
(408) 924-4998
daniel.straus@.sjsu.edu
Straus Group Page

Synthesis and reactivity of organotransition metal complexes.