This is the homepage for James R. Horn's lab in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Northern Illinois University. Additional information can be found on J. Horn's department page and the contact and shipping page. J. Horn is also a faculty associate of the Center for Biochemical and Biophysical Studies at NIU
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Horn Lab News
October 2013: Our paper with the Hagen lab "Cytidine derivatives as IspF inhibitors of Burkolderia pseudomallei" has been accepted in Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, In Press
September 2013: Phumvadee (Beau) Wangtrakuldee's poster “Discovery of inhibitors of Burkholderia pseudomallei methionine aminopeptidase with antibacterial activity” was awarded 2nd prize for the MEDI - ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters Poster Prize at the Fall 2013 ACS National Meeting in Indianapolis Congrats Beau!
April 25 2013: Horn Lab undergraduate research students recognized at the Departments Award Banquet: Kathy Burjarska was awarded the NIU Chemistry Club Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award and Jared Trout was awarded the Rock River ACS Undergraduate Research Award. Congrats!!
April 23 2013: Undergraduate research students Sean Hayes and Jared Trout present their research at NIU's Undergraduate Research Day.
April 2013: Congratulations to Megan Murtaugh for successfully defending her dissertation.
October 2012: Congratulations to MS student Kim Martin for successfully defending her thesis.
September 2012: Murtaugh, Smith, Jakkaraju, Bujarska and Horn attend and present their research at the 26th Annual Gibbs Conference on Biothermodynamics. .
September 2012: Congrats to Sriram Jakkaraju for successfully passing his qualifying exam!