Organisms use a chemical language to mediate interactions with each other and their environment. Our mission is to unveil the intricacies and magical simplicity of the chemical conversations happening around us.


About us:

Carolyn A. Brotherton obtained her PhD in chemistry at Harvard and is currently a postdoc in microbiology at the University of Washington. She enjoys the process and products of fermentation in her free time.

Alexandra M. Cantley received her PhD in chemical biology at Harvard and is now completing a Fellowship at Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Her favorite color is green.

Kristen L. Seim received her PhD at UC Berkeley, completed a post-doctoral stint at Harvard, and is now a scientist at a synthetic biology start up in the Bay Area. She is excited about the upcoming NBA season.