Shuanglong Chen, B.S.

Education: Shuanglong is studying for a master’s degree at China Pharmaceutical University, and he received a B.S. degree in pharmacy from Binzhou Medical University in 2020. Research Interests: Shuanglong’s current research focus is prodrug design. The prodrug design is a versatile, powerful method that can be applied to a wide range of parent drug molecules, Read More …

Tianrui Xue, Ph.D.

Education: Tianrui received his B.S. degree in Chemistry at Wuhan University in 2017 and his Ph.D. degree in Materials Chemistry at University of Illinois. Urbana-Champaign in 2022. Research Interests: Tianrui’s research focus is the design and development of novel polymeric system for drug delivery. He is also interested in polymer chemistry and supramolecular chemistry. Hobbies: Read More …

Kaitie Lindsay, BCOMM

Education: Kaitie received her BCOMM with honors in Marketing at the University of British Columbia in May 2021. She recently moved to Boston and previously worked at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Kaitie is the Program Coordinator for the Kohane lab, handling all aspects of administrative business/operations and special projects for the lab. Kaitie also works part-time in Read More …

Daniel Lee, B.A.

Education: Daniel received his B.A. in Biochemistry and Neurobiology at Northwestern University in 2022. Research Interests: Daniel is interested in advancing drug delivery systems with the end goal of treating refractory conditions. His previous research involved development of therapeutic peptide polymer systems for shock-induced hypotension and for inflammation. He will contribute to the trans-tympanic drug delivery system projects. Read More …

Rachelle Shao, Sc.B

Education: Graduated in 2022 from Brown University with an Sc.B. in Environmental Engineering with honors. Research Interests: Interested in nanoparticle engineering and drug delivery with a pediatric focus. Previous research includes lipid nanoparticle synthesis for targetted drug delivery in the colon, polyploid giant cancer cell characterization, and degradation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances.  Hobbies: All kinds of art, Read More …