THE GROUP


Group Picture, Fall 2020


Top: Miguel Pellitero, Netz Arroyo, and Jonathan Mahlum
Bottom:Alex Shaver, Philip Vieira and Yao Wu



Graduate Students



Alex Shaver
Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences Program
Email: ashaver2 (at) jhmi (dot) edu
Super Power: Cookie baking
Project: Chemical approaches to extending the life of electrochemical, aptamer-based sensors in vivo.


Jonathan Mahlum
Chemistry–Biology Interface Program
Email: jmahlum1 (at) jhu (dot) edu
Super Power: Making Comic Sans font look good
Project: Experimental and numerical analysis of DNA – small molecule therapeutic interactions.




Postdoctoral Fellows



Miguel A. Pellitero
Ph.D. in Electrochemistry
Email: mapellitero (at) jhmi (dot) edu
Super Power: Making self-powered sensors
Project: Expanding the library of redox reporters for DNA-based electrochemical sensors.



Yao Wu (joining 2021)
Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry
Email: (pending)
Super Power: Baking cakes
Project: Application of DNA-based electrochemical sensors to monitoring wound healing and chemotherapeutic-driven tumor shrinkage.





Faculty Collaborators



Prof. Philip Vieira, California State University Dominguez Hills
Ph.D. in Psychological and Brain Sciences
Email: pvieira (at) csudh (dot) edu
Super Power: Food fermentation
Project: In-vivo deployment of DNA-based electrochemical sensors for the study of drug addiction and behavior.



Lab Alumni


Josean Alicea-Salas, Undergraduate Student (University of Puerto Rico, Aguadilla), Amgen Scholar, 2019.

Shray Vats, West Windsor Plainsboro High School, Center for Talented Youth Summer Research Program, 2019.



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