Dr. Ashley Ross
Ashley Ross is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry. She is a bioanalytical chemist with expertise in electrochemistry, microfluidics, neuroscience, immunology, and ex vivo experimentation. The Ross lab has research interests focused on developing methods to probe brain-immune communication, fundamental investigations into neurochemical analyte interactions at electrode surfaces, and microfluidic platforms for advanced tissue culture.
Congrats to Blaise Ostertag, Alex Keller, Lauren Delong, and Bindu Modi for winning departmental awards!
Chemistry Departmental Awards Ceremony: April 20th 2022
Congrats Ashley Ross for being named a 2022 Alfred P. Sloan Fellow!
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Congrats to the Ross lab for being granted the NSF CAREER Award!
This funding will support the lab for 5 years working on developing tunable graphene microelectrodes for detection!
Congrats to Dr. Ross for being awarded the RCSA Microbiome Neurobiology and Disease Scialog Collaborative Award!
This funding will support the lab for a year to work with Drs. Maayan Levy (UPenn) and Kai Zhang (UIUC) to "Engineer enteric neuron activity to enhance antimicrobial immunity in the gut"
Congrats to Moriah Weese who received an NSF GRFP Fellowship!
Moriah was awarded an NSF fellowship which will fund her research for the next 3 years! We are so proud of her!!
Congrats! The lab was just awarded a 2nd NIH R01!
The Ross lab was recently awarded an NIH R01 (NINDS) titled "Monitoring rapid guanosine signaling during ischemia"
Congrats Ross lab on being awarded your first R01!!
The Ross lab was awaarded their first NIH R01 (NIAID) titled "Monitoring neurochemical signaling dynamics in the lymph node"
Congrats to Dr. Gary Lim on his paper in J. of Neurochemistry!
This paper demonstrates rapid catecholamine signaling in meseneteric lymph nodes ex vivo!
Congrats to Yuxin and Collin for their paper in Chem. Communications!
This paper demonstrates that high Young's modulus carbon-fibers are fouling resistant to serotonin electropolymerization