Ph.D. Loyola University-Chicago
M.S. Loyola University-Chicago
B.S. Indiana-Purdue University
General Chemistry courses (Chem 100, 103, 104)
Biochemistry courses (Chem 150, 352, 452, 454)
Solid-Phase Peptide Synthesis; synthesis of linear and cyclic mucin peptides; antigenic properties of mucin peptides. 2D NMR and Saturation Transfer Difference NMR spectroscopy, and MS spectrometry.
Selected Publications and Presentations
Yang, T., and Olsen, K. W. (1994), "Enzymatic Protection from Autoxidation for Crosslinked Hemoglobins,"Art. Cells, Blood Subs., and Immob. Biotech., 22(3), 709-717.
Yang, T., Horejsh, D. R., Mahan, K.. J., Zaluzec, E. J., Watson, T. J., and Gage, D. A. (1996), "Mapping Cross-Linking Sites in Modified Proteins with Mass Spectrometry:An Application to Cross-Linked hemoglobins," Anal. Biochem., 242, 55-63.
Schiedler, S., Peterson, R., Showsh, S., and Yang, T. (2012), "Determining the Efficacy of Ionator EXPTM Activated Tap Water on Growth of Staphyloccocus aures and Escherichia coli," Amer. J. Undergrad. Res., 10, No. 4, 11-18.
Yang, T., Moris, M. J., and Bhattacharyya, S.Mapping of the antigen-binding site interactions of monoclonal anibody SM3 by molecular dynamics simulations. Division of Organic Chemistry, 241th ACS meeting, Anaheim, CA., March 27-31, 2011.
Her, C., and Yang, T., Antibody Binding Study of Mucin Peptide Epitopes. Division of Biological Chemistry, 243rd ACS meeting, San Diego, CA., March 25-29, 2012.
Her, C., and Yang, T.Synthesis and Antibody Binding Study of a Cyclic Dimer MUC1 Mucin Peptide; 27th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Poster 9, Univ. of Wisconsin – La Crosse, La Crosse, WI, April 11-13, 2013.