Oct. 2: With new NIH support, Florida scientists to develop faster, cheaper way to screen potential drugs

An innovative proposal to dramatically reduce the cost of drug discovery has won Scripps Research chemist Thomas Kodadek, PhD, one of ten Transformative Research awards from the Director of the National Institutes of Health, Francis Collins, MD, PhD.


Congratulations to our former lab member Dr. Todd Doran for his new position as an Assistant Professor in Chemical Neuroscience at University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

Congratulations to Dr. Hao Wu and Dr. Hongchan An on their paper in Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry titled Asymmetric Synthesis of Vinylogous β-Amino Acids and Their Incorporation Into Mixed Backbone Oligomers.

Congratulations to Dr. Thomas Kodadek for being elected to the 2016 class of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

NAI Induction Ceremony
NAI Induction Ceremony with the Chief of the US PTO and the President of the National Academy of Inventors.

Congratulations to Paige Dickson on being awarded the highly competitive Farris Foundation Graduate Fellowship!

Dr. Darci Trader and coauthors Scott Simanski and Paige Dickson publish a BBA Article reporting small molecule proteasome agonists!