Wilfredo Colon

About

After serving as a postdoctoral associate and then as a National Science Foundation (NSF) Fellow at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Colón joined the Rensselaer faculty in 1997. He was promoted to associate professor in 2004. Colón’s many honors and awards include the 2010 American Chemical Society Award for Encouraging Disadvantaged Students into Careers in the Chemical Sciences, election as a fellow of the AAAS in 2007, the Rensselaer Early Career Award in 2002, a NSF Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in 2001, a NSF faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award in 2000, a Research Corporation Innovation Award in 1999. a American Heart Association Scientist Development Award in 1998, and a New Faculty Award from the Camille And Henry Dreyfus Foundation in 1997.

Research

Other Focus Areas

• biological roles of degradation-resistant proteins, • degradation-resistant proteins in amyloid diseases, • development and application of methods for the proteomics-level identification of hyper-stable proteins

Publications

The following is a selection of recent publications in Scopus. Wilfredo Colon has 60 indexed publications in the subjects of Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Multidisciplinary, and Medicine.

Marisol Gouveia, Cristine Schmidt, Manuel Teixeira, Mário Lopes, Susana S. Aveiro, Pedro Domingues, Ke Xia, Wilfredo Colón, Rui Vitorino, Rita Ferreira, Mário Santos, Sandra Vieira, Fernando Ribeiro
Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research
, 2022
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Jane Thibeault, Jessica Patrick, Alexi Martin, Brian Ortiz-Perez, Shakeema Hill, Songjie Zhang, Ke Xia, Wilfredo Colón
Analytical Biochemistry
, 571
, 2019
, pp.21-24
.
Yanlei Yu, Fuming Zhang, Wilfredo Colón, Robert J. Linhardt, Ke Xia
Analytical Biochemistry
, 567
, 2019
, pp.82-84
.
Wilfredo Colón, Jennifer Church, Jayeeta Sen, Jane Thibeault, Hannah Trasatti, Ke Xia
Biochemistry
, 56
, 2017
, pp.6179-6186
.
Marisol Gouveia, Ke Xia, Wilfredo Colón, Sandra I. Vieira, Fernando Ribeiro
Ageing Research Reviews
, 40
, 2017
, pp.1-10
.
Jane Thibeault, Jennifer Church, Brian Ortiz-Perez, Samuel Addo, Shakeema Hill, Areeg Khalil, Malaney Young, Ke Xia, Wilfredo Colón
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
, 491
, 2017
, pp.994-999
.
Ke Xia, Sandy Pittelli, Jennifer Church, Wilfredo Colón
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
, 64
, 2016
, pp.7649-7657
.
Ke Xia, Hannah Trasatti, James P. Wymer, Wilfredo Colón
Age
, 38
, 2016
.
Aron Broom, S. Martha Ma, Ke Xia, Hitesh Rafalia, Kyle Trainor, Wilfredo Colón, Shachi Gosavi, Elizabeth M. Meiering
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
, 112
, 2015
, pp.14605-14610
.
Wilfredo Colón, J. Javier Aguilera, Saipraveen Srinivasan
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
, 855
, 2015
, pp.117-134
.

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