July 2022: Rui Gao is named to the 2022 Class of Searle Scholars. We are extremely grateful to the Searle Scholars Program for their support of the lab's science and passion.
May 2022: Joseph, the first member of the group, receives his Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences from UIC. Congratulations! We can't wait to hear about your next adventures.
April 2022: Group photo from our second group gathering. We are ready for the spring!
April 2022: Isabel (Biological Sciences, Honors College) joins the group. Welcome, Isabel!
Mar 2022: Jamuna completes her first-year rotations and joins the group. Welcome, Jamuna!
Nov 2021: SoYoung from UIC's BVIS program joins our lab as a close collaborator/affiliated researcher. Welcome, SoYoung!
Nov 2021: Yanyu kicks off her second rotation. Welcome, Yanyu!
Oct 2021: Jamuna successfully completes her first rotation. Congrats, Jamuna!
Oct 2021: Our lab is ramping up and growing. Our first group photo (a more complete version will come soon):
Oct 2021: Joseph receives UIC's Chancellor's Undergraduate Research Award (CURA). Congrats Joseph, you are on fire!
Oct 2021: Jamuna (Biological Sciences, first rotation), Wei (Chemistry), and Horace (Chemistry) join the group. Welcome to the lab, Jamuna, Wei, and Horace!
Aug 2021: Joseph (Biological Sciences, Honors College) joins the group. Joseph is the first member of the lab. Welcome, Joseph!
Aug 2021: Booting...stay tuned.