School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

2008 Graduates

Fathima Kona, Ph.D.
Thesis title: Structure - Function Studies of Aquifex Aeolicus KDO8P Synthase
Advisor: Dr. Domenico Gatti
Current position: Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, WSU.

Kalyan Kondapalli, Ph.D.
Thesis Title: Structure - Function Studies of Frataxin: An Iron Chaperone in the Mitochondrial Fe-S
Cluster and Heme Biosynthetic Pathways
Advisor: Dr. Tim Stemmler
Current Position: Post-Doc, Dept. of Physiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Hung-Chi Yang, Ph.D.
Thesis Title: Functional and structural studies of a novel arsenic detoxification pathway in the legume
symbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti
Advisor: Barry P. Rosen