The Detweiler Lab

MCD Biology Antibiotic Discovery within the Context of Mammalian Cells

Corrie Detweiler
Associate Professor
PhD Biochemistry, University of California San Francisco 1998
AB Biochemistry, Bowdoin College 1991
Toni Nagy
Senior Postdoctoral Research Associate
PhD Cancer Biology, Vanderbilt University 2009
BS Microbiolgy Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University 2005
Project: Functional characterization of antimicrobials that target host cells
Jamie Dombach
Postdoctoral Associate
PhD Molecular, Cellular, and Organismal Biology, University of Massachusetts 2017
BS Genetic Engineering, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA 2011
Project: Deciphering the mechanism of a compound that kills intracellular bacteria
Joe Villanueva
PhD Candidate
BS Chemistry and Biology, University of New Mexico 2014
Project: Discovery of compound function based on patterns of growth, death and resistance
Joaquin Quintana
Professional Research Assistant
BA Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder 2016
Project: Imaging and analysis, inlcuding SAFIRE
Zander Graham
Undergraduate Researcher
Honors project: Does a hit compound identified by SAFIRE inhibit chorismate binding enzymes?
Graduation: May 2021