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Sarah Cox

coxsj@umich.edu

Department of Chemistry
930 N. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI, 48109

(734) 763-9318

Education

August 2015 - Present        PhD Candidate, Chemistry University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
                                        
August 2011 - May 2015    Biology and Chemistry, Alma College, Alma, MI
                                      

Research Projects

         Small molecule inhibitors investigations amyloid peptides

Publications

Rodriguez Camargo, D. C.; Garg, D.; Buday, K.; Franko, A.; Rodriguez Camargo, A.; Schmidt, F.; Cox, S.J.; Suladze, S.; Sarkar, R.: Haslbeck, M.: Mideksa, Y.G.; Gemmecker, G.; Aichler, M.; Mettenleiter, G.; Schulz, M.; Walch, A.K.; Hrabě de Angelis, M.; Feige, M.; Sierra, C.A.; Conrad, M.; Tripsianes, K.; Ramamoorthy, A.; Reif, B.; hIAPP forms toxic oligomers in plasma. Chem. Commun. 2018  

Wang, J.; Yamamoto, T.; Bai, J.; Cox, S. J.; Korshavn, K.J.; Monnette, M.; Ramamoorthy, A. Real-Time Monitoring the Aggregation of Alzheimer’s Amyloid-β by 1H Magic Angle Spinning NMR Spectroscopy. Chem.Commun. 2018

Ravula, T.; Hardin, N. Z.; Ramadugu, S. K.; Cox, S. J.; Ramamoorthy, A. pH Resistant Monodispersed Polymer-Lipid Nanodiscs. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017

Veits, G. K.; Carter, K. K.; Cox, S. J.; McNeil, A. J. Developing a gel-based sensor using crystal morphology prediction. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138 (37), pp 12228–12233 

Oral Presentations and Posters

Cox, S.J.; Rodriguez Camargo, D. C.; Lee, Y. H.; Ivanova, M. I.; Reif, B.; Ramamoorthy, A. Amyloid Aggregation of hIAPP, hCT and Aβ Altered by a Water Soluble Curcumin Derivative. Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. February 2018

Cox, S.J.; Rodriguez Camargo, D. C.; Lee, Y. H.; Ivanova, M. I.; Reif, B.; Ramamoorthy, A. Amyloid Aggregation of hIAPP, hCT and Aβ Altered by a Water Soluble Curcumin Derivative. Protein Folding Diseases Initiative Symposium: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI October 2017

Cox, S.J.; Rodriguez Camargo, D. C.; Lee, Y. H.; Ivanova, M. I.; Reif, B.; Ramamoorthy, A. Amyloid Aggregation of hIAPP, hCT and Aβ Altered by a Water Soluble Curcumin Derivative. International Symposium on Protein Misfolding: Catania, Italy. Outstanding Poster Award July 2017

Cox, S. J.; Hill, S. T. 11B NMR Studies of Borane Complexes, Poster, Alma College Honors Day: Alma, MI. March 2015.

Cox, S. J.; Carter, K. K.; McNeil, A. J. A New Computational Approach to Gelator Discovery, Undergraduate Research Conference: University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN. July 2013 

Academic Awards

2018 Peter A. Smith Fellowship, University of Michigan

2015 Cum Laude, Alma College 

2013 Collegiate STUNT All American

2011 Presidential Scholarship, Alma College

2011 Opportunity Award, Alma College

2011 Scholars Summit Trustee Award, Alma College