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Recent Lab News
11/2017 There have been some unexpected changes to the OpenWetWare platform, affecting the formatting of the Banta Lab Website. We are currently working on addressing these issues. A new website is under development and should be launched soon.
10/2017 The Banta Lab is pleased to welcome another new graduate student into the lab group. Nadim Massad has joined the research group this semester.
9/2017 A paper entitled “Block V RTX domain of adenylate cyclase from Bordetella pertussis: A conformationally dynamic scaffold for protein engineering applications” by Bulutoglu and Banta was published in Toxins as an Invited Review for the Special Issue: Adenylate Cyclase (CyaA) Toxin
9/2017 A paper entitled “Catch and release: Engineered allosterically-regulated β-roll peptides enable on/off biomolecular recognition” by Bulutoglu, Dooley, Szilvay, Blenner and Banta was published in ACS Synthetic Biology.
9/2017 A paper entitled “Block V RTX domain of adenylate cyclase from Bordetella pertussis: A conformationally dynamic scaffold for protein engineering applications” by Bulutoglu and Banta was published in Toxins as an Invited Review for the Special Issue: Adenylate Cyclase (CyaA) Toxin.
9/2017 Congratulations to Yuta Inaba for passing his qualifying exam!
8/2017 Harun Ozbakir successfully defended his PhD thesis, the fifteenth from the Banta group. His thesis was entitled "Engineering Electron Transfer Processes in Oxidoreductases: Applications in Biocatalysis". Congratulations Dr. Ozbakir!
8/2017 Professor Banta and Professor Jin Montclare of NYU co-organized a 2 day Symposium consisting of 4 sessions entitled "Recombinant Type Materials" at the 254th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Washington, DC. Professor Banta gave a presentation at the Symposium entitled “Engineering the Calcium-Regulated β-Roll Peptide for Biomaterials Applications”.
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Jennifer Haghpanah - Engineer at L'Oreal
Sudipta Majumdar - Assistant Professor, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Wendell Khunjar - Engineer, Hazen and Sawyer
Yang Hee Kim - Research Engineer, C.J. Corporation, Korea
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Jun Wu - Scientist, Atotech Inc.
Geza Szilvay - Research Scientist, VTT Technical Research Centre, Finland
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J. Todd Holland - Scientist, Intrexon Corp.
Xiaojun Chen - Research Scientist, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, Singapore
Karuppiah (Karu) Chockalingam - Senior Process Development Engineer, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies
Beyza Bulutoglu (PhD 2016) - Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Engineering in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Kristen Garcia (PhD 2016)
Tim Kernan (PhD 2016) - First Employee of Ironic Chemicals, LLC
Xiaozheng Li (PhD 2015) - Bioprocess Engineer
Kevin Dooley (PhD 2014) - Scientist, Codiak Biosciences)
Tushar Patel (PhD 2013) - Chemical Engineer, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Oren Shur (PhD 2012) - Management Consultant, Boston Consulting Group
Flora Felsovalyi (PhD 2012) - Chemical Engineer, Hoffman la Roche
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Elliot Campbell (PhD 2011) - Research Scientist, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, Rutgers University
Doris Glykys (PhD 2010) - Senior Scientist, Amgen
Shan Gao (PhD 2009) - Senior Chemical Engineer - Wave 80 Biosciences
Mark Blenner (PhD 2009) - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Clemson University
Ian Wheeldon (PhD 2009) - Associate Professor, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California Riverside
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