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Carolyn SlupskyCarolyn Slupsky, PhD

Principal investigator. cslupsky@ucdavis.edu

Dr. Carolyn Slupsky is currently a professor in the Departments of Nutrition, and Food Science & Technology at the University of California, Davis. She is an NMR spectroscopist, with a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Alberta, Canada. Her research background includes metabolomics, protein structure and function, receptor-ligand and protein-protein interactions, structure-aided drug design, and software development. She previously served as Chief Scientific Officer for Chenomx Inc., developing software for metabolite analysis by NMR, and pioneered the technique of targeted profiling by NMR. She previously led metabolomics translational research at the University of Alberta for several years, focusing on diagnostics in infectious and pulmonary diseases, gastroenterology and oncology, and is now engaged in research at UC Davis to understand the role of bacteria in health and the onset and progression of disease.

Carolyn Slupsky’s full publications and recent presentations

 

Current lab members:

Name Role Email (@ucdavis.edu)
Carolyn Slupsky, PhD Professor cslupsky
Darya Mishchuk, PhD Staff Research Associate domishchuk
Xuan He Staff Research Associate xuahe
Emily Padhi, PhD Postdoctoral Research epadhi
Aidong Wang Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group aidwang
Alice Martinic Graduate student – Nutritional Biology Graduate Group amartinic
Caitlin French Graduate student – Nutritional Biology Graduate Group cdfrench
Christopher McNeil Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group cjmcneil
Elizabeth Chin Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group elichin
Hanna Lee Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group hnlee
Jennie Sotelo Graduate student – Nutritional Biology Graduate Group jssotelo
Laurynne Chetelat Coates Graduate student – Microbiology lnchetelat
Rachel Lombardi Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group rllombardi
Shannon McClorry Graduate student – Nutritional Biology Graduate Group svmcclorry
Yu Hasegawa Graduate student – Food Science Graduate Group yhasegawa
Jules Larke Graduate student – Nutritional Biology Graduate Group jalarke
Destiny Garcia Undergraduate researcher  
Mariana Leal Undergraduate researcher  
Ana Skomal Undergraduate researcher  aeskomal 
Cecilia Fang Undergraduate researcher  
Duncan Sylvestre Undergraduate researcher  
Laura Chinh Undergraduate researcher


Slupsky Lab Alumni:
 

Postdoctoral Scholars:

Shin-yu Chen, PhD. 2015-2017

Ann Spevacek, PhD, 2013-2015

Rebecca Lobo, PhD, 2013-2015

Aifric O’Sullivan, PhD, 2011-2012

Graduate students:

Ashneel Krishna, Nutrition Biology Graduate Group, Class of 2013

Anne Slisz , Food Science Graduate Group, Class of 2012

Elizabeth McNiven (Libby), Nutrition Biology Graduate Group, Class of 2012

Natasha Stephens, Food Science Graduate Group, Class of 2011

Undergraduate students:

2015-2016: Vincent Djie, Faustin Saputra, Steven Stearns, Christa Baker, Sohee Cho

2015: Fian Louie, Gregory Fong

2014: Katherine Park

2013: Sandy Shi, Bronte Lee Shan Chan

2012-2013: Jae Hun Kim, Roxanne Rubin

2010-2011: Yaqi Lan, Xuedi You, Xiaotian Zhang, Xiaorong Su

Visiting scholars:

2014-2015 Shin-yi Lin

2013-2014 Maaria Kortesniemi

2012-2013: Yu-Chang Lo, Shin-Yu Chen

2011-2012: Michel Carretta