7/7/21 Arek’s paper is published in JACS

6/29/21 Alek’s paper is published in PNAS!

3/23/21 Kat’s paper is published in JOC!

8/10/20 Dillon’s paper on the extended conformation of DEBS is published in JACS! Congrats!

6/5/20 Congratulations to Dr. Ray Zhuang on his thesis defense!

5/28/20 Congratulations to Dr. Amita Gupta on her thesis defense!

5/21/20 Qi and Amita’s paper on host-targeting antivirals is published in Cell Chemical Biology. Well done!

4/27/20 Professor Chaitan Khosla is elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Read more here.

3/20/20 The lab welcomes Dr. Maryline Dong who will begin a postdoc studying natural product biosynthesis. Welcome!

3/17/20 Kai’s paper on the complete reconstitution of the NOCAP synthase in published in JACS. Congrats!

1/8/20 Amita and Ayse’s paper on mammalian targets of josamycin is published in JBC!

12/15/19 Aleks’s review on the evolution and diversity of assembly-line PKSs (with help from Kai and Jake) is published in Chemical Reviews!

12/12/19 We moved! We are now located in W010 and W015 (Basement) of the Stanford ChEM-H Building.

11/22/19 Congratulations to Dr. Maja Klaus on a successful thesis defense in Frankfurt!

9/13/19 The lab bids farewell to Dr. Qi Liu as he begins a new job in medicinal chemistry at Abbvie. Best of luck!

08/29/19 The lab welcomes Dr. Dillon Cogan from UIUC who will begin a postdoc studying the structural biology of DEBS. Welcome to the lab!

08/15/19 The lab bids farewell to Dr. Karthik Sankar as he heads off to MIT to begin his postdoctoral research. Best of luck!

08/08/19 Ayse, Amita, and Qi’s work on UCK2 inhibitors is published in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters

08/01/19 Congratulations to Dr. Arek Melkonian on a successful thesis defense!

06/15/19 The lab bids farewell to our fantastic undergrad Alicia D’Souza as she graduates from Stanford and heads off to MIT for her PhD.

06/10/19 Congratulations to Dr. Karthik Sankar on a successful thesis defense!

06/08/19 Karthik and Xirui’s work on Lipid IV A is published in JACS

05/05/19 The lab bids farewell to Dr. Brad Palanski as he begins a postdoc at Harvard Medical School. Best of luck in your future endeavors!

04/01/19 The lab bids farewell to Dr. Ted Li as he begins a postdoc at Harvard University. Best of luck in your future endeavors!

03/02/19 Welcome to our newest members Elise Loppinet and Kat Guzman from Chemical Engineering!

01/25/19 Maja, Alicia, and Aleks’s work on engineered chimeric PKS is published in ACS Chemical Biology

12/11/18 Congratulations to Dr. Ted Li for his successful thesis defense!

11/1/18 The lab bids farewell to Maja Klaus, best of luck back in Frankfurt!

10/11/18 Congratulations to Dr. Brad Palanski for his successful thesis defense!

10/11/18 Prof. Khosla’s perspective on enzymology is published in Israel Journal of Chemistry.

10/5/18 Ted’s latest paper is published in Biochemistry on using antibodies to interrogate the structure of DEBS

10/1/18 Congratulations to Prof. Khosla for earning the 2018 Prelog Medal!

8/13/18 Check out Nick, Nielson, and Brad’s work on IL-4 in PNAS here

5/30/18 Check out Ted’s work on studying the structure-function relationship of the extended conformation of PKS in JACS here!

3/28/18 Brad’s paper on Cystamine and Disulfiram is published in Biochemistry here. Check it out!

3/15/18 Welcome to the newest Khosla Lab member Jake Hsu from Chemical Engineering! We expect great things from you on the PKS project

2/26/18 Mike and Arek’s paper is getting publicity from Medical News Today here

1/18/18 We wish Abrahim the best of luck at his new job in NYC!

12/15/17 Congratulations to Dr. Mike Yi for his successful thesis defense!

11/13/17 Welcome our newest post-doc Dr. Qi Liu to our lab! He will be helping Amita on Broad Spectrum Antivirals.

9/18/17 Welcome our newest post-doc Dr. Aleksandra Nivina to our lab! She will be working on the PKS side.

7/12/17 Congratulations to the new Dr. Matt Ostrowski for his successful thesis defense!

6/5/17 The lab bids farewell to Yu-Chen, best of luck in your future endeavors!

5/30/17 Congratulations to our newest Ph.D. candidate Kevin for passing his Qualifying Exam in Chemistry!

4/28/17 Check out Ayse’s review in the Current Opinion in Biotechnology here.

4/28/17 Arif’s work is published in ACS Chemical Biology here.

4/12/17 Check out our collaboration with the Stanford Genome Center in the Journal of Antibiotics here.

4/7/17 Our collaboration with the University of Chicago is published in Science here thanks to Brad’s hard work!

4/4/17 Congratulations to Tom for passing his Qualifying Exam! We welcome our newest Ph.D. candidate and look forward to your great work.

2/6/17 Chaitan wrote a new perspectives article on Celiac Disease here!

2/3/17 Check out Nick’s thesis project in JBC here!

1/9/17 Welcome Dr. Abrahim El Gamal to our lab! He will be working on the antiviral project of the lab.

12/7/16 Congratulations to Dr. Nick Plugis on defending his thesis on the role of Thioredoxin in Celiac Disease!

12/2/16 The lab bids farewell to Ayse and wishes her the best of luck at Gilead!

11/5/16 Check out Brad Palanski’s latest paper on TG2 here!

11/2/16 Check out Andrew Hilmer’s latest paper on cholestyramine here!

9/24/16 Congratulations to Amita, Arek, and Ray for passing their Chemical Engineering Qualifying Exam. Here’s an official welcome to the second year in the program!

9/17/16 Check out James Kuo’s latest paper on orphan polyketide synthases here!

8/17/16 Check out Dr. Robbins and Josh’s paper on conserved active site residues for PKS here!

7/29/16 Congratulations Dr. Tom Robbins for his thesis defense on mechanistic studies of PKS!

7/25/16 Welcome Dr. Kai Yuet to the lab! He will continue working on James’ project on orphan polyketides.

6/30/16 Congratulations to Arek for winning the BioX Fellowship!

6/15/16 Today is Xirui’s last day in lab. We wish you all the best!

6/12/16 Congratulations to our wonderful undergrad James for his graduation!

6/5/16 Check out Tom Robbins’ and Yu-Chen’s new review in Current Opinion in Structural Biology here!

5/31/16 Congratulations Maja for her newest paper in JBC! Check it out here!

5/24/16 Congratulations Dr. James Kuo for his thesis defense on orphan polyketides!

4/28/16 Check out Matt’s latest paper in the Journal of Antibiotics here!

4/21/16 Welcome Kevin Erazo (Chemistry) to the lab! He will work with Ted on PKS.

4/21/16 Today is Richard’s last day in lab. Best of luck in the future!

4/11/16 Welcome Amita Gupta (Chemical Engineering) to the lab! She will work closely with Ayse on a drug target identification project.

3/28/16 The Stanford News wrote an excellent article about Richard’s paper!

3/28/16 Check out Richard’s latest paper in Nature Chemical Biology here!

3/25/16 Today is Anwesha’s and Jessica’s last day in lab. We wish you the best in your future endeavors!

3/18/16 Congratulations Dr. Xirui Xiao on defending her thesis!

3/7/16 Today is Andrew’s last day in lab. Best of luck at your new company!

3/1/16 Welcome Tom Privalsky (Chemistry) to the lab! He will work on discovering new biosynthetic clusters.

3/1/16 Welcome Ray Zhuang (Chemical Engineering) to the lab! He will be joining the Celiac team.