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Welcome to Jim Rusling's lab

Research funding from NIEHS and NIBIB/NIH and from NSF


Recent News  

Interview with C&E News on Oral Cancer Detection

Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly movie

1.Sadagopan Krishnan, Vigneshwaran Mani, Dhanuka Wasalathanthri, Challa V. Kumar, and James F. Rusling, Attomolar Detection of a Cancer Biomarker Protein in Serum by Surface Plasmon Resonance Using Superparamagnetic Particle Labels. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 1175 C1178.

Jim with Dr. Azita Owlia, former Ph. D. from our group and now Senior
Vice President for Bayer Co. in Asia pic. In this occasion, Azita was awarded the Chemistry Department's
first Alumni Achievement Award.Read interveiw

NBC interview about our NIH/NIEHS Sponsored protein biomarker detection project 2.Bhaskara V. Chikkaveeraiah, Vigneshwaran Mani, Vyomesh Patel, J. Silvio Gutkind, and James F. Rusling, Microfluidic electrochemical immunoarray for ultrasensitive detection of two cancer biomarker proteins in serum, Biosensors & Bioelectron. 2011, in press. doi:10.1016/j.bios.2011.05.005
We congratulate recent group members and wish them well in recent career moves:

Dr. Jackie Yu, PhD 2006 has taken a new position as Research Group Leader at Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc, Cheshire, CT

Jenn Slatterwhite, current PhD Student is doing a 2 month research internship at Univ. of Padova, Italy, in Prof. Flavio Maran's lab


Dr. Ala Nassar, Ph. D., 1995 , has moved from Brandeis University and taken a new position as Research Asst. Prof. in Mass Spectrometry, Notheastern University.

Dr. Shenmin Pan,PhD, 2012 has begun work as Analytical Chemist, at MacDermid Corp.

Dr. Ruchika Malhotra, Ph.D., 2011 has taken a new position as Chemist, Instrumentation Laboratory.

3.Sadagopan Krishnan, Dhanuka Wasalathanthri, Linlin Zhao, John B. Schenkman, and James F. Rusling, Efficient Bioelectronic Actuation of the Natural Catalytic Pathway of Human Metabolic Cytochrome P450s, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 1459C1465.

Dr. Naimiah Sardesai, PhD, 2012 has begun a Postdoc at Clarkson Univ.

Dr. Vignesh Mani,PhD, 2012 has begun a Postdoc at Singapore Nat. Lab and MIT.

Dr. Bhaskara Chikkaveeraiah,Ph. D. 2011 is a Postdoc. at NIH, NIBIB, Bethesda, MD

Boya Song, current PhD Student is doing a summer research internship at LabTech. Inc.

4.Shenmin Pan, Linlin Zhao, John B. Schenkman, and James F. Rusling, Evaluation of Electrochemiluminescent Metabolic Toxicity Screening Arrays Using a Multiple Compound Set, Anal. Chem., 2011, 83, 2754C2760.

Dr. Linlin Zhao, Ph. D. 2010 formerly Postdoc, Vanderbilt Univ. has taken a new position as Assistant Professor at Central Michigan University, Fall 2013.

Dr. Sadagopan Krishnan Ph. D. 2010 is completing his first year as Asst. Prof. of Chemistry, Oklahoma St. Univ.


5. Yun Zhang, Amy M. LaFountain, Nikki Magdaong, Marcel Fuciman, James P. Allen, Harry A. Frank, and James F. Rusling, Thin Film Voltammetry of Wild Type and Mutant Reaction Center Proteins from Photosynthetic Bacteria ,J. Phys. Chem. B, 2011, 115 (12), pp 3226–3232


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