Ariana Kupai

About Ariana Kupai

  • Ariana Kupai

    Undergraduate university: University of Washington (B.S. in biochemistry)
  • Thesis: Defining molecular determinants of methyllysine-driven interactions
  • Mentor: Scott Rothbart, Ph.D.
  • Experience: Ariana has several years of experience studying developmental biology in the labs of Dr. Merrill Hille and Dr. David Beier. She also has additional experience as an REU scholar at UC-Berkeley researching bacterial pathogen-host interactions.
  • Hometown: Seattle, WA
  • Hobbies: Running, teaching and cooking

Kupai A, Vaughan RM, Dickson BM, Rothbart SB. 2020. A degenerate peptide library approach to reveal sequence determinants of methyllysine-driven protein interactions. Front Cell Dev Biol.