Scientific Research

Karen's research team was the first in the world to establish that ruthenium drugs bind to RNA.


Techniques include magnetic resonance and X-ray experiments using Stanford and Berkeley particle accelerators.

Ph.D. in Chemistry from UC Santa Barbara and Postdoctoral research at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.


24 peer-reviewed publications on research in sustainable fuels, photosynthesis, and anti-cancer drugs.

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