Melissa Lucero

BSc Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Sloan Scholar 

PhD Student in Chemistry (Chemical Biology)


3. East AK, Lucero MY, Chan J. New directions in activity-based sensing for in vivo near-infrared imaging. Chem. Sci. 2020. accepted.

2. Lucero MY and Chan J. Towards personalized medicine: Photoacoustic imaging of glutathione enables companion diagnosis and targeted treatment of lung cancer. In Review. ChemRxiv Preprint. DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.11888214

1. Ogata FNagaya TMaruoka YAkhigbe JMeares ALucero MYSatraitis AFujimura DOkada RInagaki FChoyke PLPtaszek M, and Kobayashi H. Activatable near-infrared fluorescence imaging using PEGylated bacteriochlorin-based chlorin and BODIPY-dyads as probes for detecting cancer. Bioconj. Chem. 2019, 30, 169-183.


Select Awards

4. Pines Travel Award (2020)

3. ACS Bridge Travel Award (2020)

2. Amgen Scholarship (2016)

1. Organic Chemistry Award, American Chemical Society (2016)

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