Maillard Lab NEWS:

September 15, 2020

Rodrigo Maillard is very honored and humbled to be part of this list. Link to the note here.

September 10, 2020

Congratulations to Maira Rivera (who visited us some time ago) and Yuxin Hao for her recent publication on the mechanical manipulation of knotted proteins. Link to the paper here.

September 1, 2020

The laboratory welcomes postdoctoral fellow Dr. Louise Djapgne, PhD student Sanuja Mohanaraj, and undergraduate student Payton Parris to the group. 

June 24, 2020

Lydia Good, current Clare Boothe Luce scholar and Biochemistry major, is a 2020 recipient of the prestigious Barry Goldwater Award. Read a nice piece by Georgetown College here.

May 15, 2020

Stephen Dokas (left in picture) and Kyle Taylor (currently at NIH as a postbac researcher) were recipients of the graduate and undergraduate American Institute of Chemists (AIC) award for outstanding research in Biochemistry. Congratulations!

March 17, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Sahar Foroutannejad, who was the first graduate student in our department to successfully defend a PhD thesis via ZOOM. We wish you the best in your postdoc at the NCI.

February 17, 2020

Rodrigo Maillard gave a talk at the Biophysical Society Meeting and then at Duke University. Very good reception of the work done by excellent students.

January 20, 2020

The laboratory welcomes Jade Bowman to the group. She is a visiting graduate student from Trinity Washington University.

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December 5, 2019

The laboratory welcomes Mira Malmosi to the group as our newest Phd student! 

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September 31, 2019

The Maillard lab was awarded an R15-NIH grant entitled: “Hierarchical Allosteric Regulation Mechanisms in Protein Kinases”

September 20, 2019

The Maillard lab welcomes Allison Aroni-Soto as visiting scientist from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru. We also welcome to the lab Katie Bracken as undergraduate researcher. She is a major in Biochemistry in our department. 

September 4, 2019

Congratulations to Yuxin Hao for her Nat Commun article: “Activation of PKA via asymmetric allosteric coupling of structurally conserved cyclic nucleotide binding domains.” Georgetown University wrote a congratulatory piece for her success. Read it here.  

August 12, 2019

Congratulations to Yuxin Hao for her successful PhD defense! She is soon joining the laboratory of Tim Springer at Harvard as a postdoctoral fellow.  

July 17, 2019

Rodrigo Maillard and Lihui Bai attended and presented at the BPS thematic meeting in single molecule biology entitled “Revisiting the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology at the Single-Molecule Level.” Link here

July 3, 2019

Congratulations to Amy Chau for receiving a best poster award at the 33rd Protein Society Annual meeting! Her poster title was “Molecular Origin of Disease Mutations in cAMP-Dependent Protein Kinase A.”

May 3, 2019

Congratulations to Sahar Foroutannejad for winning the “best poster” award at the 12th Annual Frontiers in Chemistry and Biology Interface Symposium held at the NIH. Well deserved for her beautiful work on coupling mechanisms between FAD binding and protein folding in the Drosophila cryptochrome. 

December 10, 2018

Jenny England  successfully defended her PhD dissertation. Congratulations on your great position as Scientist III at Thermo Fischer! 

November 10, 2018

The laboratory hosted the 4th Chesapeake Bay Area Single Molecule Biology meeting. The meeting was a success with more than 140 attendees. Thanks to all the members of the Maillard lab and the Chemistry student organization at Georgetown for their support. 

September25, 2018

Georgetown University communications wrote a nice piece about Jenny’s publication in PNAS. Find it here. Well deserved, Jenny! 

August 21, 2018

Congratulations to Jenny England for her published article in PNAS entitled “Switching of the folding-energy landscape governs the allosteric activation of protein kinase A.” 

August 15, 2018

The Maillard lab welcomes PhD students Stephen Dokas and Amy Chau. We also welcome Lydia Good, major in Biochemistry at Georgetown. We wish them success!

At the same time we say goodbye to two outstanding undergraduate students, Clara Canavan and Virginia Glick. Clare is going to Harvard University to obtain her PhD, and Virginia is a researcher at the National Zoo in DC. We wish them good luck for their future careers!

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