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the Laboratory for Cellular and Metabolic Engineering!
Engineering biology to produce biomolecules, fuels, and pharmaceuticals


Leqian Liu
Alice Tong
Alexander Schmitz
Sarah Ma
Joseph Cheng
Andrew Hill
Sun-mi Lee
Richard Paul
Kate Curran
John Leavitt
Dr. Jie Sun
Joe Abatemarco
Kelly Markham
Haibo Li
James Wagner
Nicholas Morse
Heidi Redden
Matthew Deaner
Prof. Hal Alper

Alper Lab Values

The Alper Lab strives to perform high-quality, reproducible research to advance science and provide significant benefit to the local community and broader reaches of society. We are dedicated to fostering an inclusive, welcoming, and collaborative work environment where students and researchers from diverse backgrounds can have a positive research and learning experience that they carry throughout their careers. You are welcome here!