News - 2013
Calendar icon January 3, 2013
Dr. Zhan is on the editorial board of Journal of Biological Engineering.
Calendar icon January 29, 2013
Kandy, Fuchao, Whitney and Thomas presented at the Synthetic Biomanufacturing Institute Science & Technology Review Meeting.
Calendar icon January 31, 2013
Thomas and Whitney presented at the annual Utah Research on Capitol Hill.
Calendar icon February 21, 2013
Dr. Zhan was named 2012-2013 Outstanding Researcher of the Biological Engineering Department.
Calendar icon February 22, 2013
Tong's work on fungal PKS PTs has been accepted for publication in PNAS. Jia also contributed to this research. Congratulations!
Calendar icon March 8-9, 2013
Jia and Kandy gave oral presentations at the 2013 Institute of Biological Engineering Annual Conference in Raleigh, NC.
Calendar icon March 9, 2013
Kandy won the Grand Prize in the graduate poster competition at the 2013 Institute of Biological Engineering Annual Conference. Congratulations!
Calendar icon March 26, 2013
Jia has successfully defended his PhD dissertation. Congratulations!
Calendar icon April 1, 2013
Dayu and Fuchao's work on engineered production of fungal cyclooligomer depsipeptides in the yeast has been accepted for publication in Metabolic Engineering. Jiachen, Siyuan, David and Jia were also involved in this research. Congratulations!
Calendar icon April 5, 2013
Dr. Zhan has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure.
Calendar icon May 6, 2013
The group welcomes Lei Sun to join the lab.
Calendar icon May 16, 2013
The work by Dayu, Fuchao and David on functional dissection and module swapping of fungal CODSs has been accepted for publication in ChemComm. Congratulations!
Calendar icon May 27, 2013
Annual joint gourp BBQ party at the Lundstrom Park.
Calendar icon July 8, 2013
Tong's work on fungal PKS TE domains has been accepted for publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society. Shuwei also contributed to this work. Congratulations!
Calendar icon July 10, 2013
Siyuan's work on the development of a novel phenylalanine ammonia-lyase screening assay has been accepted for publication in Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. Other contributing authors include Shuwei, Tong and Jia. Congratulations!
Calendar icon July 13, 2013
Goodbye party for Jia at Bear Lake.
Calendar icon August 5, 2013
The work on the methyltransferase HerF in herboxidiene biosynthesis by Dayu, Fuchao, Shuwei, Lei and Siyuan has been accepted for publication in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters.
Calendar icon August 29, 2013
The work on the natural products from Sporotrichum laxum by Siyuan, Shuwei and Tong has been accepted for publication in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters.
Calendar icon Septemer 21, 2013
Kandy, Dayu, Fuchao and Siyuan attended the Hansen Retreat held in the American West Heritage Center.