Richard Adeyemi

Project Title: A system for genome-wide characterization of long non-coding RNA functions in transcriptional regulation

Fellowship Mentor: Stephen Elledge

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: radeyemi {at} partners.org

2015

Shahar Alon

Project Title: Comprehensive in situ analysis of neurodevelopmental abnormalities in mouse model of autism

Fellowship Mentor: Ed Boyden

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: shaharalon.mail {at} gmail.com

2016

Juan Alvarez Dominguez

Project Title: Dissecting β-cell differentiation regulatory networks through epigenetic footprinting

Fellowship Mentor: Douglas Melton

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: juanralvarez {at} fas.harvard.edu

2017

Omer Bayraktar

Project Title: Regional Astrocyte Roles in Long-term Dopaminergic Neuron Survival and Circuit Maintenance

Fellowship Mentor: David Rowitch

Affiliation:UCSF School of Medicine

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: omer.bayraktar {at} ucsf.edu

2015

Scott Behie

Project Title: Decoding microbial interspecies interactions for natural products discovery

Fellowship Mentor: Dr. Mathew Traxler

Affiliation:University of California - Berkeley

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: scottbehie {at} berkeley.edu

2016

Nicholas Bellono

Project Title: Electroreceptors as a tool for controlling cell-specific activity and disease states

Fellowship Mentor: David Julius

Affiliation:The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: nicholas.bellono {at} ucsf.edu

2016

Elizabeth Bess

Project Title: Eggerthella lenta's Bioactivation of Polyphenolic Lignans: Unleashing the Super in Superfoods

Fellowship Mentor: Peter Turnbaugh

Affiliation:University of California, San Francisco

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: elizabeth.bess {at} ucsf.edu

2016

Thomas Boothby

Project Title: Using water bears to identify novel methods for the dry storage of biomaterials

Fellowship Mentor: Bob Goldstein

Affiliation:University of North Carolina

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: tboothby {at} live.unc.edu

2015

Meghan Breen

Project Title: Characterizing the role of allostery in KIX domains using chemical co-chaperones

Fellowship Mentor: Prof. Anna K. Mapp

Affiliation:University of Michigan

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: breenme {at} umich.edu

2016

Christopher Brown

Project Title: Structures and mechanisms for unusual ribosomes from ubiquitous, but little-known Candidate Phyla Radiation bacteria

Fellowship Mentor: Jamie H.D. Cate

Affiliation:University of California, Berkeley

Sponsor: Agouron Institute

Email: ctb {at} berkeley.edu

2017

Jacob Carlson

Project Title: Probing the interplay between cellular surveillance and the human microbiota

Fellowship Mentor: Gary Ruvkun

Affiliation:University of California, San Francisco - School of Medicine

Sponsor: Lilly Research Laboratories

Email: jacob.carlson {at} ucsf.edu

2015

Tin Chi Solomon Chak

Project Title: Genome and social complexity: coevolutionary dynamics of genome size and eusociality

Fellowship Mentor: Dustin R. Rubenstein

Affiliation:Columbia University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: solomonchak {at} gmail.com

2016

Michelle Chan

Project Title: Assembling cell lineages using an evolvable barcoding strategy to map mammalian development

Fellowship Mentor: Jonathan Weissman

Affiliation:University of California, San Francisco - School of Medicine

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: michelle.chan {at} ucsf.edu

2015

Anwesha Chaudhury

Project Title: Mathematical modeling of white blood cell population dynamics for disease prognosis

Fellowship Mentor: Dr. John Higgins

Affiliation:Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: achaudhury {at} mgh.harvard.edu

2016

Vikash Chauhan

Project Title: Alleviating hypoxia to reverse suppression of anti-tumor immunity

Fellowship Mentor: Philip Sharp

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: xTuit Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Email: vpc {at} mit.edu

2015

Miao-Ping Chien

Project Title: A Mammalian Cell-based High-Throughput Screening Platform for Improved Voltage Indicators

Fellowship Mentor: Adam Cohen

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: mchien01 {at} fas.harvard.edu

2015

Laura Clarke

Project Title: Do defects in synapse pruning by human astrocytes underlie neurodevelopmental disorders?

Fellowship Mentor: Ben Barres

Affiliation:Stanford University - School of Medicine

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: lclarke2 {at} stanford.edu

2015

James Dahlman

Project Title: A high throughput screening platform for efficient in vivo gene editing and targeted therapeutics

Fellowship Mentor: Feng Zhang

Affiliation:Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory Biomedical Engineering

Sponsor: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (The)

Email: james.dahlman {at} bme.gatech.edu

2015

Kurt Dahlstrom

Project Title: The Role of Phenazines in Modulating Root-Associated Microbial Biofilm Communities

Fellowship Mentor: Dianne Newman

Affiliation:California Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: kdahlstr {at} caltech.edu

2017

Romain Darnajoux

Project Title: Deciphering the genomic and metabolic heterogeneity of biological nitrogen fixation in boreal ecosystems.

Fellowship Mentor: François M. M. Morel

Affiliation:Princeton University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: romain.darnajoux {at} usherbrooke.ca

2016

Sarah Davies

Project Title: Investigating the 'weak link' paradigm: Can hosts regulate their symbiont's environment to buffer the effects of climate change?

Fellowship Mentor: Karl Castillo and Adrian Marchetti

Affiliation:University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: daviessw {at} gmail.com

2016

Lorena de Mena

Project Title: Optogenetic systems to regulate light-mediated transcription with spatiotemporal resolution

Fellowship Mentor: Diego Rincon-Limas

Affiliation:University of Florida

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: lorena.demenaalvarez {at} neurology.ufl.edu

2015

Alon Greenbaum

Project Title: Anatomical and transcriptional profiling of intact bone and stem cell niches using CLARITY and light-sheet microscopy

Fellowship Mentor: Prof. Viviana Gradinaru

Affiliation:California Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: alon {at} caltech.edu

2016

Simon Groen

Project Title: Systems genomics of stress adaptation

Fellowship Mentor: Prof Michael D Puruggunan

Affiliation:New York University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: sc.groen {at} gmail.com

2016

Yang Hai

Project Title: Elucidating the programming rule of fungal nonlinear modular nonribosomal peptide synthetase SidC involved in biosynthesis of siderophore ferricrocin

Fellowship Mentor: Yi Tang

Affiliation:University of California, Los Angeles

Sponsor: Mark Foundation for Cancer Research (The)

Email: yanghai62 {at} ucla.edu

2017

Sung Han

Project Title: A neural circuit for unconditioned stimulus during fear conditioning

Fellowship Mentor: Richard Palmiter

Affiliation:University of Washington School of Medicine / HHMI

Sponsor: Rett Syndrome Research Foundation

Email: sunghan {at} uw.edu

2015

Joshua Horwitz

Project Title: Structural analysis of polymerase functionality in rhabdoviruses

Fellowship Mentor: Sean Whelan

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Agouron Institute

Email: jhorwitz {at} crystal.harvard.edu

2017

Sheng (Tony) Hui

Project Title: Towards a holistic understanding of animal metabolism

Fellowship Mentor: Joshua D. Rabinowitz

Affiliation:Princeton University

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: shui {at} princeton.edu

2016

Roland Kersten

Project Title: Chemoenzymatic diversification of terpene and meroterpene natural products via substrate analogues and new terpene cyclase biochemistry

Fellowship Mentor: Joseph Noel

Affiliation:MIT - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: rkersten {at} salk.edu

2015

Karen Kieser

Project Title: Identifying determinants of chronic inflammation in Helicobacter pylori infection

Fellowship Mentor: Jonathan C. Kagan, PhD

Affiliation:Boston Children's Hospital

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: karen.kieser {at} childrens.harvard.edu

2016

Diana Klompstra

Project Title: Glial control of sensory organ development and function

Fellowship Mentor: Shai Shaham

Affiliation:Rockefeller University

Sponsor:

Email: dklompstra {at} rockefeller.edu

2017

Erkin Kuru

Project Title: New non-standard amino acid based protein labeling technologies to illuminate bacterial cell division in high resolution

Fellowship Mentor: George Church

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation (The)

Email: erkin_kuru {at} hms.harvard.edu

2017

Ricardo Laranjeiro

Project Title: C. elegans as a model for molecular genetic analyses of exercise benefits to healthy aging

Fellowship Mentor: Monica Driscoll

Affiliation:Rutgers University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: ricardo_laranjeiro {at} hotmail.com

2015

Laura Lavery

Project Title: Elucidating Origins and Function of mCH Methylation in the Mature Mammalian Brain

Fellowship Mentor: Huda Zoghbi

Affiliation:Baylor College of Medicine

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: lavery {at} bcm.edu

2015

Michele LeRoux

Project Title: Investigating the role of toxin-antitoxin systems in bacterial persistence

Fellowship Mentor: Michael Laub

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: leroux_m {at} mit.edu

2016

Li Li

Project Title: Mapping Free Energy Landscape of RNA Dynamics

Fellowship Mentor: Jack Szostak

Affiliation:Massachusetts General Hopsital / Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Life Sciences Research Foundation

Email: ll {at} molbio.mgh.harvard.edu

2015

Hoong Chuin Lim

Project Title: Unraveling the Mycobacterial envelope biogenesis using Corynebacterium glutamicum as a model organism

Fellowship Mentor: Thomas Bernhardt

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: hoongchuin.lim {at} gmail.com

2016

Justin Lomont

Project Title: Exploring the Role of Drosophila Dscam Isoform Diversity in Neuronal Development via Single Molecule RNA FISH Barcoding

Fellowship Mentor: Martin Zanni

Affiliation:University of Wisconsin

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: lomont {at} wisc.edu

2016

Nitobe London

Project Title: Centralspindlin-mediated RhoA signaling in cytokinesis

Fellowship Mentor: Michael Glotzer

Affiliation:University of Chicago

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: nlondon {at} fhcrc.org

2016

Eric Lubeck

Project Title: Development of Therapeutic Microbiota by Synthetic Ecology

Fellowship Mentor: Michael Fischbach

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: eric.lubeck {at} gmail.com

2017

Federica Lucantonio

Project Title: The importance of serotonin for reward and punishment processing and its role in depression

Fellowship Mentor: Jeremiah Cohen

Affiliation:Johns Hopkins University

Sponsor: Life Sciences Research Foundation

Email: federica.lucantonio {at} gmail.com

2015

Anila Madiraju

Project Title: CRTC1 and its essential role in the regulation of adipogenesis, inflammation and metabolic homeostasis

Fellowship Mentor: Marc Montminy

Affiliation:The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Sponsor: Gilead Sciences

Email: anila.madiraju {at} gmail.com

2017

Jennifer Mamrosh

Project Title: Targeted ubiquitination skews presentation of MHC class I antigens

Fellowship Mentor: Raymond Deshaies

Affiliation:California Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Astellas Pharma, Inc

Email: jennifer.mamrosh {at} gmail.com

Notes:California Institute of Technology

2016

Ricardo Martinez Garcia

Project Title: Using Dictyostelium discoideum to understand the role of ecology and multiple fitness tradeoffs in the evolution of multicellularity

Fellowship Mentor: Corina E. Tarnita

Affiliation:Princeton University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: ricardom {at} princeton.edu

2016

Marta Melé Messeguer

Project Title: Host and viral transcriptional changes of coding and non-coding genes during the course of Ebola and Lassa infections

Fellowship Mentor: John Rinn

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Gilead Sciences

Email: marta.mele.messeguer {at} gmail.com

2016

Ryan Melnyk

Project Title: Characterization of bacterial fitness, niche, and competition in the Arabidopsis rhizosphere

Fellowship Mentor: Cara Haney

Affiliation:University of British Columbia

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: ryan.melnyk {at} msl.ubc.ca

2017

Sampriti Mukherjee

Project Title: Investigating Quorum-sensing regulation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms at single cell level

Fellowship Mentor: Bonnie L. Bassler

Affiliation:Princeton University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: sampriti {at} princeton.edu

2016

Dipti Nayak

Project Title: Synthetic biology and lab-based evolution for methanogenesis from non-natural substrates

Fellowship Mentor: William Metcalf

Affiliation:University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: dipti.nayak {at} gmail.com

2015

Samuel Norman-Haignere

Project Title: Neural representation of speech and music in human cortex

Fellowship Mentor: Gabriel Kreiman

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: svnh {at} mit.edu

2016

Manuel Ortega

Project Title: Structural and functional insights of gut microbial enzymes involved in the metabolism of therapeutic and diet derived xenobiotics

Fellowship Mentor: Catherine Drennan

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: maortega {at} mit.edu

2017

Lena Pernas

Project Title: Manipulation of mitochondrial fusion: a new microbial strategy?

Fellowship Mentor: Luca Scorrano

Affiliation:University of Padova

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: lpernas {at} gmail.com

2015

Afroditi Petsakou

Project Title: Investigating the regenerative potential of cholinergic enteric innervations in the gut

Fellowship Mentor: Norbert Perrimon

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: Afroditi_Petsakou {at} hms.harvard.edu

2017

Jonathan Phillips

Project Title: Utilizing unicellular organisms to characterize Hippo pathway regulation

Fellowship Mentor: Duojia Pan

Affiliation:Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: jphill67 {at} jhmi.edu

2015

Edith Pierre-Jerome

Project Title: Synthetic Programming of Combinatorial Gene Regulation in Development

Fellowship Mentor: Philip Benfey

Affiliation:Duke University

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: edith.pierre.jerome {at} duke.edu

2017

Elizabeth Pollina

Project Title: Non-canonical DNA methylation in activity-dependent neuronal diversification

Fellowship Mentor: Dr. Michael Greenberg

Affiliation:Harvard Medical School

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: elizabeth.pollina {at} gmail.com

2016

Benjamin Pope

Project Title: Defining molecular mechanisms of risk behaviors for diabetes using a biomimetic system of metabolic organoids

Fellowship Mentor: Kevin K. Parker and Chad A. Cowan

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: pope {at} seas.harvard.edu

2016

Mira Pronobis

Project Title: Bioactive peptides as modulators of tissue regeneration

Fellowship Mentor: Kenneth Poss

Affiliation:Duke University

Sponsor: Astellas Pharma, Inc

Email: mip11 {at} duke.edu

2017

Michael Raissig

Project Title: Stomata formation in grasses: unique developmental trajectories and their physiological implications

Fellowship Mentor: Dominique Bergmann

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: raissig {at} stanford.edu

2015

Emilie Rennie

Project Title: Synthesis and Functions of an Essential Class of Plant Glycosphingolipids

Fellowship Mentor: Edgar Cahoon

Affiliation:University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: emilierennie {at} gmail.com

2015

Alejo E. Rodriguez-Fraticelli

Project Title: High-throughput clonal analysis at the single-cancer stem cell level using in vivo barcoding and in situ sequencing

Fellowship Mentor: Fernando Camargo

Affiliation:Boston Children's Hospital

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: yosoyleko {at} gmail.com

2015

Benjamin Ross

Project Title: Investigation of interbacterial competition via type VI secretion between members of the gut microbiota

Fellowship Mentor: Joseph Mougous

Affiliation:University of Washington

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: bdross {at} uw.edu

2015

Tasha Santiago-Rodriguez

Project Title: Revealing the microbiome and virome of dental calculus through paleomicrobiomics

Fellowship Mentor: Raul Cano

Affiliation:California Polytechnic State University

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: tsantiagoro {at} gmail.com

2015

Jaclyn Sceneay

Project Title: Determining how the aging immune system impacts the efficacy of immunotherapy in triple-negative breast cancer

Fellowship Mentor: Dr. Sandra McAllister

Affiliation:Brigham and Women's Hospital

Sponsor: Glenn Foundation (The)

Email: jsceneay {at} partners.org

2016

Longfei Shu

Project Title: Proto-farming and the carried microbiome in a social amoeba

Fellowship Mentor: David C. Queller

Affiliation:Washington University in St. Louis

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: longfei.shu {at} wustl.edu

2016

Ragunath Singaravelu

Project Title: Systematic characterization of non-coding RNAs regulating innate immune response to cytosolic DNA

Fellowship Mentor: Dr. Katherine Fitzgerald

Affiliation:University of Massachusetts Medical School

Sponsor: Gilead Sciences

Email: R.Singaravelu {at} gmail.com

2016

Michael Smith

Project Title: How honey bees producing wax detect their colony’s state: genetic and physiological mechanisms

Fellowship Mentor:

Affiliation:Max Planck Institute

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: mls453 {at} cornell.edu

2017

Adam Steinbrenner

Project Title: Engineering enhanced anti-herbivore plant defenses using the pest-associated elicitor, inceptin

Fellowship Mentor: Eric Schmelz

Affiliation:University of California, San Diego

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: adam.steinbrenner {at} gmail.com

2016

Martin Stewart

Project Title: Mechanisms of microfluidic intracellular delivery by rapid cell deformations

Fellowship Mentor: Klavs Jensen

Affiliation:MIT

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: martstew {at} mit.edu

2016

Peter Sudmant

Project Title: Temporal patterns and regulation of splicing programs in mammalian development

Fellowship Mentor: Christopher Burge

Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Genentech, Inc.

Email: psudmant {at} mit.edu

2015

Matthew Swaffer

Project Title: Determining how cell size and growth control global transcription

Fellowship Mentor: Jan Skotheim

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: mpswaffer {at} gmail.com

2017

Jonathan (Chung Yiu) Tang

Project Title: Neural dynamics and circuitry underlying initiation of specific actions

Fellowship Mentor: Rui Costa

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: deftobin {at} msn.com

2017

Deborah Thurtle

Project Title: Identification and Characterization of Boundary Effectors to Insulate Nuclear Receptor Transcriptional Regulation

Fellowship Mentor: Keith Yamamoto

Affiliation:University of California, San Francisco

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: deborah.thurtle {at} ucsf.edu

2015

David Tourigny

Project Title: Integrated approach to temperature compensation in biological oscillations

Fellowship Mentor: Rae Silver

Affiliation:Columbia University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: dst27 {at} cam.ac.uk

2017

Morgan Truitt

Project Title: VDR-driven reprogramming of immune cell fate and function: a novel strategy for revoking immune privilege in pancreatic cancer

Fellowship Mentor: Ronald Evans

Affiliation:The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: mtruitt {at} salk.edu

2017

Josep Vilarrasa-Blasi

Project Title: Identification and characterization of water sensing mechanisms in plants

Fellowship Mentor: Jose Dinneny

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: pituvilarnadal {at} gmail.com

2015

Ekaterina Vinogradova

Project Title: Expanding the Toolbox of Activity Based Protein Profiling (ABPP)

Fellowship Mentor: Benjamin Cravatt

Affiliation:Scripps Research Institute

Sponsor: Pfizer Global Research and Development

Email: vinograd {at} scripps.edu

2015

Daniel Wagner

Project Title: Deciphering the transcriptional dynamics of lineage acquisition in the zebrafish neural tube by single-cell analysis

Fellowship Mentor: Sean Megason

Affiliation:Harvard University

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: wagnerde {at} gmail.com

2015

Xiao Wang

Project Title: Magnetic control of neuronal activity

Fellowship Mentor: Karl Deisseroth

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: wangxiao880707 {at} gmail.com

2016

Ray Yu-Ruei Wang

Project Title: Uncovering the molecular principles of client activation/regulation by the Hsp90 chaperone machinery

Fellowship Mentor: David Agard

Affiliation:University of California, San Francisco

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: wangyr {at} msg.ucsf.edu

2017

Brant Webster

Project Title: Controlling the quality of the extracellular proteome

Fellowship Mentor: Andrew Dillin

Affiliation:University of California, Berkeley

Sponsor: Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Email: webster {at} berkeley.edu

2017

Sebastian Weingärtner

Project Title: Endogenous Controllability of Functional Classes of Neurons in Parietal and Prefrontal Cortex of Nonhuman Primate

Fellowship Mentor: Tirin Moore

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: sweingae {at} umn.edu

2017

Brandon Weissbourd

Project Title: Establishing a novel model organism for systems neuroscience research

Fellowship Mentor: David Anderson

Affiliation:California Institute of Technology

Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Email: bweissb {at} gmail.com

2017

Douglas Wheeler

Project Title: Clinically guided in vivo CRISPR/Cas9-based screens to identify novel lung cancer genes

Fellowship Mentor: Matthew Meyerson

Affiliation:Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/The Broad Institute

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: dwheeler {at} broadinstitute.org

2016

Christopher Whidden

Project Title: Developing statistical algorithms to infer the evolutionary history of viruses, antibodies, and cancer cells

Fellowship Mentor: Frederick Matsen

Affiliation:Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Sponsor: Simons Foundation (The)

Email: christopher.j.whidden {at} gmail.com

2015

Han Xiao

Project Title: Antibody-sialidase conjugates for breast cancer immunotherapy

Fellowship Mentor: Carolyn R. Bertozzi

Affiliation:Stanford University

Sponsor: Good Ventures

Email: xiaoken {at} stanford.edu

2016

Xiao Zhou

Project Title: Elucidating the function ofplant RanGAP in mitotic spindle orientation

Fellowship Mentor: Rebecca Heald

Affiliation:University of California, Berkeley

Sponsor: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation (The)

Email: zhou.210 {at} berkeley.edu

2016

Aleksandr Zhukhovitskiy

Project Title: Toward novel fluorinated therapeutics and bioimaging agents via chiral anion phase-transfer catalysis fluorination of polar substrates within polymeric nanodroplets.

Fellowship Mentor: F. Dean Toste

Affiliation:University of California, Berkeley

Sponsor: Merck Research Laboratories

Email: alexzhuko {at} berkeley.edu

2016

Stephanie Zimmerman

Project Title: Developing Proteomic Methods to Determine the Effect of Mutations on Protein Function

Fellowship Mentor: Stanley Fields

Affiliation:University of Washington

Sponsor: Washington Research Foundation

Email: scmz {at} uw.edu

2017