Saket Bagde and Chris Fromme in lab

Saket Bagde research unlocks the gateway for new medicines

Saket Bagde and Chris Fromme in labSaket Bagde (Class of 2018) has published a first-author paper that has important implications for drug development.  “Modular Polyketide Synthase Contains Two Reaction Chambers that Operate Asynchronously,” was published in the November 5 issue of Science.  His research was also featured in the Cornell Chronicle.

Saket is a member of Chris Fromme’s lab.

Mariela Nunez Santos in the lab

Mariela Nunez Santos awarded Provost Diversity Summer Fellowship

Mariela Nunez Santos in the labMariela (Class of 2016) was awarded a Provost Diversity Fellowship for Summer 2022.  She will also be recognized as a Graduate School Dean’s Scholar.

Mariela conducts her research as a member of Fenghua Hu’s lab and is active in numerous diversity and inclusion efforts in the Department.