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.