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Welcome to Xing Wang's lab at the Chemistry and Chemical Biology & the Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). We are a group of people with research focuses on nucleic acid (DNA/RNA) based molecular programming in vitro and in vivo.

News

2019:

May

Megan has received 2019 Walter H. Bauer Doctoral Prize in Chemistry.

April

A paper was accepted by Lab on a Chip and selected as a journal cover.

March

Congratulations Megan on passing her Ph.D. defense!!! You have done a great job and we are proud of your achievement. Good luck with your postdoc career at MIT.

Congratulations Kara on passing her Master defense!!! You have done a great job and we are proud of your achievement.

February

A paper was accepted by Biochemistry

A paper was accepted by Small

A paper was accepted by Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry

January

Welcome Dr. Jinwei Duan, a visting scholar from Changan University, China.

2018:

December

A paper was accepted by Journal of the American Chemical Society

November

Congratulations Dr. Anderson!!! You have done a great job and we are proud of your achievement. Enjoy your new career at Intel and new life at Portland.

October

A paper was accepted by ACS Omega.

September

A paper was accepted by BMC Bioinformatics.

Megan Kizer has received 2018 Founders Award of Excellence.

June

A paper was accepted by Chemical Reviews

May

Megan Kizer has received Slezak Memorial Graduate Fellowship.

March

A paper was accepted by Nano Letters

January

A paper was accepted by Journal of Materials Chemistry C as a back cover story.

A paper was accepted by RNA.

2017:

June

A paper was accepted by RNA Biology.

May

Nate Anderson has received Slezak Memorial Graduate Fellowship.

April

A paper was accepted by Analytical Chemistry.

March

Karen's research proposal got funded by RPI 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Program.

2016:

October

Welcome Kopal Jain from BME @ RPI who joins the lab as undergraduate student researcher!

Welcome Richa Patel from Shenendehowa High School who will conduct the research in the group for two semesters!

May

Ian Huntress' proposal to the Summer Undergraduate Research Program got funded! Congratulations!

March

Two papers were accepted by ChemBioChem. Congratulations Nate and Megan!

February

Welcome Wan Na and Karen who join the lab as undergraduate student researcher!

2015:

December

Welcome Joe and Megan who join the lab as graduate student researcher!

October

Welcome Hannah Lang from Emma Willard High School! Hannah will do her project in the group for one year.

September

Two back-to-back papers about PX-DNA were accepted by ACS Nano.

August

Welcome Neha Chauhan from Materials Science and Engineering!

May

Welcome Ian Huntress from CS & Bioinformatics program!

April

Ian Park's proposal to the Summer Undergraduate Research Program got funded with $4,000 summer stipend award! Congratulations!

March

Welcome Shuvankar Banik and Sam Trevenen from CBE Department!

February

Welcome Barry Li from CBE Department!

Welcome Taylor MacEwen from BME Department!

2014:

December

Welcome Nate Anderson who joins the lab as a graduate student!

October

Welcome Nicole Busa from MSE Department!

Welcome Ian Park from Biology Department!

September

Welcome Dr. Tong Jing who will join the group shortly as a part-time lab tech!

Welcome Michael Milazzo and Kyle McHugh from C&CB Department!

August

Xing joins Editorial Board of Journal of Chemistry and Applications.

Xing and Alex start to advise Rensselaer Chemistry Society.

June

Xing's lab is up and running!

May

Welcome Konane Bay from MSE Department!

Welcome Shuhui Chen from BCBP program!

Xing's research @ RPI news.

Xing becomes a member of the Biochemistry and Biophysics Program @ RPI.

New publication in Genetics: novel functions of an RNA Polymerase II subunit, Rpb2, in Oxytricha!