Eddie is a graduate student in the lab. He is in the Pharmacology Graduate Group. Eddie graduated from Colby College in 2014 with a BA in biochemistry and mathematics. He is from Boston and a Celtics and Patriots fan. Eddie's hobbies include skiing, rock climbing, and ultimate frisbee. He is super excited to try out all the local food and craft beers in Philly. In 2018, Eddie won a Blavatnik Family Fellowship in Biomedical Research.


Chuang, E.*, A.M. Hori*, C.D. Hesketh*, and J. Shorter. (2018). Amyloid assembly and disassembly. J. Cell. Sci. doi: 10.1242/jcs.189928. pdf file link (*Co-first author).

Gates, S.N*., A.L. Yokom*, J. Lin, M.E. Jackrel, A.N. Rizo, N.M. Kendsersky, C.E. Buell, E.A. Sweeny, K.L. Mack, E. Chuang, M.P. Torrente, M. Su, J. Shorter, and D.R. Southworth. (2017). Ratchet-like polypeptide translocation mechanism of the AAA+ disaggregase Hsp104. Science. 357(6348):273-279. pdf file link (*Co-first author).

Torrente, M.P., E. Chuang, M.M. Noll, M.E. Jackrel, M.S. Go, and J. Shorter. (2016). Mechanistic insights into Hsp104 potentiation. J. Biol. Chem. 291(10):5101-5115. pdf file link

Millard, J.T., E. Chuang, J.S. Lucas, E.E. Nagy, and G.T. Davis. (2013). Case-Study Investigation of Equine Maternity via PCR-RFLP: A Biochemistry Laboratory Experiment. J Chem Educ. 90(11). doi: 10.1021/ed300740r. pdf file link






Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania