Welcome! The Backus Lab is a young Chemical Biology research group at UCLA. We focus on Chemical Immunology, specifically the development and application of new chemical tools to manipulate the human immune system.
06/2018 Jian joins the lab as our first Postdoc! Welcome to LA!
06/2018 The lab is excited to welcome Maria back to start her PhD!
03/2018 Jose joins the lab as our first graduate student.
01/2018 Backus Lab established! Brie and Sam join as our founding members.