Welcome to the Walczak Group
chemical tools and strategies to drive
new discoveries in the life sciences
We are developing tools that enable the synthesis and selective modifications of (oligo)saccharides with minimal synthetic effort and in high selectivities. These studies utilize catalytic processes compatible with a broad selection of functional groups and classes of substrates.
09 / 22 / 2023
Today we report the first chemical synthesis of microtubule-associated protein Tau. Congratulations to Wyatt Powell and Ruiheng on this monumental accomplishment!
04 / 06 / 2023
We are actively recruiting postdoctoral associates with backgrounds in chemical biology, organic chemistry, or biophysics. Please check out our ad at CUJobs for details!
12 / 01 / 2022
Please join us in welcoming our newest postdoc Santosh Sehlar. Santosh obtained his Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry from National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India under the supervision of Dr. Narshinha Argade.