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Ben Shen

Ben Shen

Co-Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry
Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine

Director, The Natural Products Library Initiative at TSRI


Education:
Ph.D., Organic Chemistry & Biochemistry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, 1991
M.S., Chemistry, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 1984
B.S., Chemistry, Hangzhou University, China, 1982


Email: shenb@scripps.edu

Faculty biography: http://www.scripps.edu/research/faculty/shen 

Anita Riggs

Anita Riggs

Administrative Assistant


Email: ariggs@scripps.edu

Postdoctoral Associates, Visiting Scholars, and other Research staff

Christiana

Christiana Teijaro

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: cteijaro@scripps.edu

Education:
2017 - Ph.D., Chemistry, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
2012- B.A., Chemistry and Psychology, St. Mary's College, St. Mary's City, MD

Mingrong

Mingrong Deng

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: mdeng@scripps.edu

Education:
2011, Ph.D., Microbiology, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China.
2005, M.S., Plant Pathology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China.
2002, B.S., Plant Protection, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China.

Hao

Hao Zhou

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: haozhou@scripps.edu

Education:
2014 - Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Yunnan University, Kunming, China
2011 - M.S., Analytical Chemistry, Yunnan University, Kunming, China
2008 - B.S., Pharmaceutical Engineering, Yunnan University, Kunming, China

Shiming

 

Shiming Fang

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: sfang@scripps.edu

Education:
2012 - Ph.D., Natural Medicine Chemistry, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, China
2007 - M.S., Pharmacognosy, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
2003 - B.S., Chinese Materia Medica, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tianjin, China

Jun

Jun Luo

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: jluo@scripps.edu

Education:
2010- Ph.D., Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China.
2005- B.Sc., Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China.
Ph.D. Thesis: “Study on the anti-inflammatory constituents of phragmalin-type limonoids from folk medicinal plant Chukrasia tabularis var. velutina”

 

Thibault

Thibault Annaval

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: tannaval@scripps.edu

Education:
2015 - PhD Biochemistry, Molecular biology, University of Lorraine, France

Ph.D. Thesis: "Multidisciplinary studies of key aspects of polyketides biosynthesis by modular polyketide synthases"

NWang

Nan Wang

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: nwang@scripps.edu

Education:
2007 - Ph.D., Medicinal Chemistry, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, China
2001 - M.S., Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University,Shenyang, China

chinyuan

Chin-Yuan Chang

Postdoctoral Research Associate
(Academia Sinica-TSRI Postdoctoral Fellowship)

Email: cchang@scripps.edu

Education:
2011/09 – 2015/01 Postdoct, Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, Advisor: Dr. Tsung-Lin Li
2011 - Ph.D. Department of Biological Science and Technology, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, Advisor: Dr. Tung-Kung Wu
2006 - M.Sc. Department of Biological Science and Technology, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
2004 - B.Sc. Department of Chemistry, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan

Zhengren

Zhengren Xu

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: zhxu@scripps.edu

Education:
Sept. 2001 – Jul. 2005 (B.S.), School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University.
Sept. 2005 – Jul. 2007 (M.S), Department of Natural Medicines, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University. Advisor: Prof. Pengfei Tu.
Sept. 2000 – Jul. 2011 (Ph..D.), State Key Laboratory of Natural and Biomimetic Drugs, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking Univerisity. Advisor: Prof. Yaning Jia and Prof. Lihe Zhang.
Oct. 2011 – Sept. 2014 (Postdoc.), École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Advisor: Prof. Jieping Zhu

liaobin

Liaobin Dong

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: ldong@scripps.edu

Education:
2013 – Ph.D., Medicinal Chemistry, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
2008 – B.S., Chinese Materia Medica, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, China

Ph.D. Thesis: “Chemical Constituents of Four Plants and Total Synthesis of Lycopodium Alkaloid (+)-Isolycoflexine A”

guohui

Guohui Pan

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: gpan@scripps.edu

Education:
2008-2013 Ph.D., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
2004-2008 B.Sc., Biological Engineering, China University of Mining & Technology, Beijing, China
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Keqian Yang

Ph.D. Thesis: "Post-PKS reactions and their regulation in jadomycin biosynthesis"

Jeff Rudolf  

Jeffrey D. Rudolf

Postdoctoral Research Associate
(NIH K99 Pathway to Independence Award and former Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow)

Email: jrudolf@scripps.edu

 

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Education:
2013 - Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2007- B.S., Biochemistry, Minor in Music, Walla Walla University, College Place, WA

Xiaohui Yan

Xiaohui Yan

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: xyan@scripps.edu

Education:
2012 - Ph.D., Pharmaceutical Biology, University of Freiburg, Germany
2008 - M.Sc., Microbiology, Tsinghua University, China
2002 - B.E., Chemical Engineering and Process, Tianjin University, China

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Dong Yang

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: doyang@scripps.edu

Education:
2010 - Ph.D., Biochemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China
2006 - M.S., Biochemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China

Ajeeth

Ajeeth Adhikari

Graduate Student

Email: aadhikar@scripps.edu

Education:
2011-2014 - B.S., Chemical Biology, University of California, Berkeley