Gilliam awardees from our lab

Friday, July 31st, 2020

Congratulations to current Drennan lab grad student Sheena Vasquez and former Drennan lab MSRP/EXROP student Santi Yori on receiving the prestigious Gilliam Fellowship from HHMI.

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Welcome Kelsey Miller

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

We’re very happy to welcome Kelsey Miller as a new postdoc in the Drennan lab. Kelsey joins us from the University of California, Irvine.

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Publications this week

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Congratulations to Steve Cohen and former Drennan lab member Elizabeth Wittenborn on their papers published this week in JACS and ACS Catalysis, respectively (links on our Publications page).

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Drennan lab closes for #ShutDownSTEM

Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

The Drennan lab closes to take part in (and organize in the MIT Bio & Chem departments) #ShutdownSTEM anti-racism workshops on June 10, 2020.

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Congratulations to our graduates, Becky, Steve, Dawson, Allena, Rohan, and Kenny

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Officially graduating this week: Becky Bjork, Master’s in Biotechnology, Harvard Extension Steve Cohen, PhD in Chemistry, MIT C. Dawson, PhD in Biology, MIT Allena Goren, PhD in Chemistry, MIT Rohan Jonnalagadda, PhD in Biochemistry, MIT Kenny Kang, PhD in Chemistry, MIT

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Congratulations, Dr. Jonnalagadda

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Rohan Jonnalagadda on his successful (virtual) thesis defense, May 12.

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Congratulations, Dr. Cohen

Monday, April 20th, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Steve Cohen on his successful (virtual) thesis defense, April 17.

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Congratulations to Kenny on his Science publication

Monday, April 6th, 2020

Featured in MIT News and ACS’s C&E News: “Structure of a trapped radical transfer pathway within a ribonucleotide reductase holocomplex,” Science eaba6794.

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Congratulations to Cathy on the Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Cathy has received the Protein Society’s Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award, granted in recognition of exceptional contributions in protein science which profoundly influence our understanding of biology.

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Congratulations to Lindsey & Mary for their eLife publication

Thursday, March 19th, 2020

Featured in MIT News: Lindsey & Mary’s “Molecular basis for catabolism of the abundant metabolite trans-4-hydroxy-L-proline by a microbial glycyl radical enzyme,” eLife 9:e51420.

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