Alexander Statsuk

Alexander Statsyuk
Assistant Professor


Room: Silverman 4605
Phone: 847-467-1875
Email: a-statsyuk@northwestern.edu
Statsyuk Research Group
Division: Organic
Research Interests: Chemical Biology
M.S.: Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia 1998
Ph.D.: University of Chicago 2006

Associate Research Administrator: Nikki Piech

Research Statement

Our research interests center in the area of chemical biology. Current projects include the development of chemical tools to dissect protein phosphorylation and protein ubiquitination signaling pathways, and enzyme inhibitor discovery. Our highly interdisciplinary research group combines techniques of synthetic organic chemistry, biochemistry, cell biology and protein synthesis.

Selected Publications

Alexander V. Statsyuk, Dustin J. Maly, Markus A. Seeliger, Miles A. Fabian, William H. Biggs, III, David J. Lockhart, Patrick P. Zarrinkar, John Kuriyan, Kevan M. Shokat. Tuning a Three-Component Reaction for Trapping Kinase Substrate Complexes. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 17568 -17574.

Alexander V. Statsyuk, Ruoli Bai, Jeremy L. Baryza, Vishal A. Verma, Ernest Hamel, Paul A. Wender, Sergey A. Kozmin. Actin is the Primary Cellular Receptor of Bistramide A. Nature Chemical Biology, 2005, 1, 383-388.

Alexander V. Statsyuk, Dong Liu, Sergey A. Kozmin. Synthesis of Bistramide A. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126, 9546-9547

Weekly Bulletin


Organic Seminar: Richard Payne
April 17, 20144:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organic Seminar: Michael Pollastri
April 24, 20144:00 PM - 5:00 PM




January 4, 2013