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Bren Group 2018
Left to right: Jose Alvarez-Hernandez, Andrew Sopchak, Emily Edwards, Jana Jelusic, Kara Bren, Saikat Chakraborty, Jiwon Han, Jennifer Le, Jesse Stroka

The Bren Group

We are a research group at the University of Rochester investigating metalloprotein structure and function and engineering biocatalysts for applications in energy conversion. We use a range of techniques including molecular biology, protein biochemistry, resonance Raman spectroscopy, fluorescence, electrochemistry, and NMR spectroscopy applied to paramagnetic biomolecules. Please visit the links on this page for more information.