Lab Members

Current Members

Alec Barajas

Undergraduate researcher

Jeff Collins

Jeffrey Collins

Lab Manager and Radiochemist

Christian De Caro

Undergraduate researcher

Projects:

  • Microdroplet radiochemistry

  • High-throughput radiochemistry

Vivian Do

Undergraduate lab assistant

Travis S. Holloway

Graduate Student (Molecular & Medical Pharmacology)

Fellow, UCLA Technology Development Group

Projects:

  • Development of F-18 labeled PET Tracers for the identification of hyper-polarized Mitochondrial Membrane Potential (OXPHOS)

  • Development of F-18 labeled PET Tracers for Fatty Acid Oxidation Metabolism

  • Microscale purification of radiopharmaceuticals

Jason Jones

Graduate Student (Physics and Biology in Medicine)

Ksenia Lisova

Graduate Student (Physics and Biology in Medicine)

Projects:

Yingqing Lu

Graduate Student (Physics and Biology in Medicine)

Projects:

  • High-throughput electrochemical fluorination

  • Applications of microvolume radiosynthesis

  • PHENYX microvolume radiosynthesizer

Chelsea Okoro

Undergraduate researcher

Projects:

  • Microscale purification of radiopharmaceuticals

Moe Putterman

High-school student volunteer

Projects:

  • Analysis software for high-throughput radio-TLC

Alejandra Rios

Graduate Student (Physics and Biology in Medicine)

Projects:

Jia Wang

Jia Wang

Graduate Student (Bioengineering)

Projects:

Michael van Dam (2016)

R. Michael van Dam

Principal Investigator