Interested in Graduate School?
Kate Warpeha cannot accept students directly into the lab, but if you are interested in the lab apply to the Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology program.

New paper on sensing and radiation in Plant Physiology
During the transition from seed to seedling, emerging embryos strategically balance the available resources between building up defenses against environmental threats, and initiating the developmental program that promotes the switch to autotrophy. We present evidence of a critical role for … Continue reading

New papers summer 2016
Plant extracts are great sources for anti-inflammatory drugs, in Scientific Reports (Nature journals) Read more.

We have a new paper, with Dr Beronda Montgomery’s lab
We have a new paper, with Dr Beronda Montgomery’s lab, “Light and hormone interactions in the seed to seedling transition” http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0098847215000878

Interested in Graduate School?
Kate Warpeha cannot accept students directly into the lab, but if you are interested in the lab apply to the Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology program. The link to our group is at the top of my webpage…

Congrats to Danielle Orozco-Nunnelly
Congrats to Danielle Orozco-Nunnelly who graduated with a PhD (May, 2015).  

Welcome Huini Wu and Yang Chen
Welcome Huini Wu and Yang Chen to the PhD program. Huini and Yang joined the lab in February 2015.

Congrats to Graduate student Shivesh Ghura
Congrats to Graduate student (College of Medicine) Shivesh Ghura, working with the Warpeha Lab in their IGNITE award collaboration with College of Medicine Dr MJ LaDu (PI) Lab, and College of Pharmacy Dr. CT Che Lab. Shivesh’s poster “FLAVONOIDS AS POTENTIAL THERAPEUTICS FOR NEUROINFLAMMATION … Continue reading

New paper from our lab
Can be seen here: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0093371

Welcome Lauren Vosseller, new graduate student to our group
Welcome Lauren.

US Patent awarded to Kate Warpeha and Lon S. Kaufman
US Patent 8,492,614 was awarded to Kate Warpeha and Lon S. Kaufman on July 23, 2013.

US Patent awarded to Kate Warpeha and Lon S. Kaufman
US Patent 8,492,614 was awarded to Kate Warpeha and Lon S. Kaufman on July 23, 2013.

UIC IGNITE grant for 2013
Dr. Mary Jo LaDu (School of Medicine), Dr. Chun-Tao Che (School of Pharmacy) and Warpeha lab were awarded a UIC IGNITE grant for 2013. Thank you Office of Research Services.

2012 Proof of Concept Award
Warpeha Lab awarded a 2012 Proof of Concept Award from Office of Technology Management.

Congrats to Danielle Orozco-Nunnelly
Congrats to Danielle Orozco-Nunnelly who received a 2013 Research Achievement Award, Department of Biological Sciences, UIC (April 2013)