All Projects

2020-2021

Novel Cancer Drug Screening Testbed: MICROFLUIDICS-BASED MINIBRAIN-TUMOR COCULTURE REPORTER PLATFORM

2018

Biosynthesis of Taxol 2.0

2017

HIV Rapid Diagnostic Test using griffithsin

2016

How to Produce Lots of Cancer Drugs Sustainably? Biosynthesis of Taxol in E. coli 1.0

2015

Guts. Glory. gRNA gene circuit to detect antibiotic resistance, review of programmable cell deaths, creation of a $100 thermocycler

2014

Demonstrating Ultrasensitivity with 2-reporter construct and molecular titration

2013

Designing Synthetic Gene Networks using artificial transcription factors in yeast

2012

Developing a Toolkit for Rapid, Cost-Efficient Identification of Gene Therapeutic Targets using dimerizing fusion proteins and optogenetic

2011

A Modified Genetic Toggle Switch using zinc finger transcription factors

2010

Modular Regulatory Toolkit using protein sequestration with leucine zippers and synthetic dominant negatives

2009

One-Step Construction of a Bioplastic Production Pathway in E.coli uusing Circular Polymerase Extension Cloning (CPEC)

2008

A two-pronged approach attacking the plastic waste problem production of an eco-friendly bioplastic with the degradation of petroleum-based plastics

2007

Synthetic Biology Medley 2.0 Electric field-activated transcription factor, Bacterial communication with light, Synthesis and property-control of bioplastics, Bacterial solar fuel cell

2006

Synthetic Biology Medley 1.0 Bacterial Dynamo, Cancer Stickybots, Human Encryption, Protein Cleaving Switch, X-Verter-Predator Prey