Students

Sam Hartanto, Diedra Shorty, Angela Zhang and Cindy McReynolds

Sam Hartanto, Diedra Shorty, Angela Zhang and Cindy McReynolds

2017-18 Trainees

Samantha Hartanto
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Andrew Fisher
Research Project: Characterization of enzymes in the sulfur assimilation pathway in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and identification of potential inhibitors
Email: shartanto@ucdavis.edu

Cindy McReynolds
Graduate Group: Pharmacology and Toxicology
Major Professor: Bruce Hammock
Research Project: Developing chemical tools to elucidate the biological relevance of dihydroxy diols in biological systems
Email: cbmcreynolds@ucdavis.edu 

Diedra Shorty
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Kit Lam
Research Project: Development of fluorescent activated ligands against cancer-associated integrin
Email: dshorty@ucdavis.edu

Angela Zhang
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Shota Atsumi
Research Project: Developing Production of a Plant Alkaloid in a Microbial Host
Email: axyzhang@ucdavis.edu

2016-17 Trainees

CBP trainees Calvin Ly, Andrea Coleman and Kori Lay

Calvin Ly, Andrea Coleman and Kori Lay

Andrea Coleman
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: James Ames
Research Project: Structural Basis of Ca2+-dependent Localization of Neuronal Voltage-gated Ca2+ Channels
Email: amecoleman@ucdavis.edu

Kori Lay
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Sheila David
Research Project: Using Transition State Analogs to Target Glycosylases and Glycosidases
Email: ktlay@ucdavis.edu

Calvin Ly
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: David Olson
Research Project: Small Molecules for Promoting Neural Plasticity
Email: cly@ucdavis.edu

2015-16 Trainees

CBP trainees Nina McCulley, Cody Palumbo and Katie Beglinger

Nina McCulley, Cody Palumbo and Katie Beglinger

Katherine Beglinger
Graduate Group: Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
Major Professor: Christopher Fraser
Research Project: Investigating Phosphorylation Dynamics of Translation Initiation Factors
Email: kbeglinger@ucdavis.edu

Christina McCulley
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Dean Tantillo
Research Project: Response of Molecular Switches to Biologically Active Antioxidants
Email: cmcculley@ucdavis.edu

Cody Palumbo
Graduate Group: Chemistry
Major Professor: Peter Beal
Research Project: Enhanced Oligoncucleotide Binding by RNA Tethering in Adenosine Deaminase Acting on RNA (ADAR2)
Email: cmpalumbo@ucdavis.edu
YouTube: Cody shares his experience as a UC Davis Chemical Biology Program trainee