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David J. Shapiro

Professor of Biochemistry & Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine
djshapir@illinois.edu
B.S. 1967 Brooklyn College
Ph.D. 1972 Purdue University
Postdoc. 1972-1973 Stanford University Medical School
Postdoc. 1973-1974 Stanford University

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Chengjian Mao

Senior Researcher
cmao@illinois.edu
B.S. 1986 Fudan University
Ph.D. 1993 Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry
Postdoc. Chinese Academy of Science

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Liqun Yu

Graduate Student, Biochemistry
liqunyu2@illinois.edu
B.S. 2010 Wuhan University of Technology
M.S. 2013 Chinese Academy of Sciences


Mara Livezey

Graduate Student, Biochemistry
livezey2@illinois.edu
B.A. 2013 Kalamazoo College



Ji Eun Kim

Graduate Student, Biochemistry
jkim622@illinois.edu
B.S. 2012 University of Texas at Austin


Lawrence Wang

Graduate Student, Biochemistry
lwang213@ilinois.edu
B.S. 2015 California Institute of Technology

 



Darjan Duraki

Graduate Student, Biochemistry
ddurak2@illinois.edu
B.S. 2016 University of Illinois at Chicago


 

Alumni:

Graduate Students:

  • Xiaobin Zheng, Program Director for Health Data Science at Insight Data Science
  • Lily Mahapatra, MD Student at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (MSP)
  • Mathew Cherian, MD Student at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (MSP)
  • Neal D. Andruska, MD Student at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (MSP)
  • Milu T. Cherian, Postdoctoral Fellow at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Irene Aninye, Postdoctoral Fellow at Johns Hopkins University

Undergraduate Students:

  • Jeffrey Trost, Medical Student at University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Khin-Khin Soe Wu, Medical Student at Rosalind Franklin School of Medicine
  • Amanda Etheridge, Medical Student at University of Illinois College of Medicine

COLLABORATORS:

Elaine Alarid, Ph.D.

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Associate Professor, Department of Oncology
alarid@oncology.wisc.edu
Collaboration: Estrogen Receptor

 

Paul J. Hergenrother, Ph.D.

University of Illinios
Professor, Department of Chemistry
hergenro@illinois.edu
Collaboration: Drug Discovery, Small Molecule Synthesis

 

Erik R. Nelson, Ph.D.

University of Illinois
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
enels@illinois.edu
Collaboration: In-vivo Drug Evaluation

 

Steven K. Nordeen, Ph.D.

University of Colorado and Health Sciences Center
Professor, Department of Pathology
steve.nordeen@uchsc.edu
Collaboration: Coactivator Studies, Progesterone Receptor

 

Elizabeth Wilson, Ph.D.

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Laboratories for Reproductive Biology & Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
emw@med.unc.edu
Collaboration: Androgen Receptor


Chen Zhang, Ph.D.

University of Illinois
Director, High Throughput Screening Facility
czhang8@illinois.edu
Collaboration: High-throughput Screening