Research in the Nikolau Group is focused on the comprehensive understanding of metabolism. The lab is particularly focused on the discovery and characterization of novel metabolic processes, and the associated biocatalysts, utilizing expanding genomics resources as the starting point for these endeavors. Read more about Welcome to our Group
Basil Nikolau has been invited to present at the 51st International Conference on the Bioscience of Lipids to be held September 7-11, 2010, in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain. He will chair the September 11 session on Microbial and Plant Lipids, which will include his presentation entitled "An integrated strategy for generating lipid-based biorenewable chemicals: Diversifying fatty acid synthesis with polyketide synthesis biocatalysts." Read more about Dr. Nikolau invited to international lipids conference
Nikolau Research Group members Liza Alexander, Alexis Campbell, Jennifer Chmliewski, Kayla Flyckt, Xin Guan, Adarsh Jose and Basil Nikolau participated in the "Plant Lipids: Structure, Metabolism & Function" Gordon Research Conference held February 1-6 in Galveston, TX.