Biochemistry grad Jessica Morgan Umana ’18 co-authored a research article with Sheri Strickland and other collaborators in Dr. Ken Shimizu’s group at the University of South Carolina. The article entitled “Electrostatically driven CO-π aromatic interactions” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.
The Journal of the American Chemical Society is the peer-reviewed flagship publication of the American Chemical Society. Jessica is a graduate student in Pharmaceutical Science at the University of North Carolina. Dr. Strickland was Jessica’s research mentor while she was a Converse student.