Cullen Myers, Ph.D.
Position: Post Doctoral Fellow
Cullen is originally from St. Lucia, an island nation in the south eastern Caribbean. After obtaining his M.Sc. from the University of Nottingham, Cullen completed his PhD in Chemistry at the University of Waterloo in February 2013, where he investigated resistance mechanisms to the thiopeptide antibiotic thiostrepton and worked on semi-synthetic thiostrepton derivatives as antibacterial agents and biochemical probes. Cullen joined the Brown lab in May of 2013 and is part of the teichoic acid research group.
Authors: MacNair CR, Stokes JM, French S, Myers CL, Iyer KR, Brown ED.
Reference: Bioorg Med Chem. 2016 Dec 15;24(24):6315-6319. doi: 10.1016/j.bmc.2016.09.053.
Authors: Myers CL, Li FK, Koo BM, El-Halfawy OM, French S, Gross CA, Strynadka NC, Brown ED.
Reference: J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 9;291(50):26066-26082.
Authors: Farha MA, Czarny TL, Myers CL, Worrall LJ, French S, Conrady DG, Wang Y, Oldfield E, Strynadka NC, Brown ED.
Reference: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Sep 1;112(35):11048-53. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1511751112. Epub 2015 Aug 17.
Authors: Myers CL, Ireland RG, Garrett TA, Brown ED.
Reference: J Biol Chem. 2015 Jul 31;290(31):19133-45. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.662866. Epub 2015 Jun 17.