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Research Interests

Cell-free synthetic biology, protein synthesis, therapeutics, glycosylation, engineered ribosomes.

Education/Academic qualification

Chemical Engineering, PhD, Stanford University

… → 2005

Chemical Engineering, MS, Stanford University

… → 2001

Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering specialization (summa cum laude), BS, University of California, Los Angeles

… → 1999

Research interests

  • Artificial life
  • Biotechnology
  • Cancer
  • Cell-freebiology
  • Cellular physiology
  • Integrated systems biology
  • Metabolic control
  • Metabolic engineering
  • Metabolism
  • Protein synthesis
  • Synthetic biology
  • Transcription factor-metabolite interactions

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  • Research Output

    A cell-free system for production of 2,3-butanediol is robust to growth-toxic compounds

    Kay, J. E. & Jewett, M. C., Jun 2020, In : Metabolic Engineering Communications. 10, e00114.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Apparent size and morphology of bacterial microcompartments varies with technique

    Kennedy, N. W., Hershewe, J. M., Nichols, T. M., Roth, E. W., Wilke, C. D., Mills, C. E., Jewett, M. C. & Tullman-Ercek, D., Jan 1 2020, In : PloS one. 15, 3, e0226395.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Cell-free gene expression: an expanded repertoire of applications

    Silverman, A. D., Karim, A. S. & Jewett, M. C., Mar 1 2020, In : Nature Reviews Genetics. 21, 3, p. 151-170 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 5 Scopus citations

    Design of a Transcriptional Biosensor for the Portable, On-Demand Detection of Cyanuric Acid

    Liu, X., Silverman, A. D., Alam, K. K., Iverson, E., Lucks, J. B., Jewett, M. C. & Raman, S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS synthetic biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • High-Throughput Synthesis and Analysis of Intact Glycoproteins Using SAMDI-MS

    Techner, J. M., Kightlinger, W., Lin, L., Hershewe, J., Ramesh, A., Delisa, M. P., Jewett, M. C. & Mrksich, M., Jan 21 2020, In : Analytical Chemistry. 92, 2, p. 1963-1971 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations