Yi Zheng

Research Interests

Yi is currently working on modulating enzymatic activity via long-range electrostatic effects from DNA.


  • Yi Zheng graduated from University of Iowa in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and a Bachelor of Art in Chemistry.

  • Her undergraduate research in Dr. Ned Bowden’s group focused on the synthesis of polydiaminosulfides for application in drug delivery.

  • Her undergraduate research with Dr. Stefan Strack involved structural and functional characterization of mitochondria fission factor (Mff).