Dr. Edward L. D'Antonio

Dr. Edward L. D'Antonio

1 University Boulevard, Bluffton, South Carolina 29909

University of South Carolina Beaufort, Department of Natural Sciences

Professor of Biochemistry, Structural Biology, and Medicinal Chemistry


Published on May 30, 2023

Project Fully Funded - Thank You!

30 May 2023Bluffton, South CarolinaDear Backers,We were successful in raising the funds of $2,200.00 in order to purchase a compound screening library for our research project on Chagas' disease th...

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Published on May 23, 2023

Meet the Team: Dr. Edward L. D'Antonio

The purpose of my research program since 2013 has been to identify novel chemical compounds and scaffolds that inhibit important enzyme targets of pathogenic microorganisms. It has also been to th...

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Published on May 21, 2023

11% TO GO!

21 May 2023Bluffton, South CarolinaWe have 11% to go... Your support helps in three discrete ways, (1) to aid in the discovery of alternative therapeutics for Chagas' disease, (2) to jump start tw...

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Published on May 20, 2023

Progress Report on my Experiment.com Fundraiser

20 May 2023Bluffton, South CarolinaThe fundraiser is now 22% from reaching the goal, which amounts to $490.00 to go. Anything is possible at this point and I believe the fundraising goal can be ac...

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Published on May 19, 2023

Meet the Team: Destiny O'Neill

I am originally from Bluffton, and though I have lived elsewhere over the years, Bluffton is the town that I call home, as well as where I attend school. I am a third-year undergraduate student wit...

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Published on May 17, 2023

2023 Summer Research Experience Awards

17 May 2023Bluffton, South CarolinaThree undergraduate researchers in my lab, Carson Frey (left), Destiny O'Neill (middle), and Lindsey Baker (right), were each awarded a 2023 Summer Research Exper...

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Published on May 17, 2023

Meet the Team: Carson Frey

I am a proud local girl from Bluffton, South Carolina where my longtime dream has been to attend college and find a career that would allow me to help others in need. Currently I am a senior studyi...

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Published on May 14, 2023

Gifts of Appreciation to the Backers

I have a small business in Bluffton, South Carolina called D'Antonio Woodcraft Co., LLC and I am offering gifts of appreciation to backers that contribute to the fundraiser. This will be organized...

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Published on May 08, 2023

The VANTAstar-F Multimode Microplate Reader (BMG-Labtech)

The undergraduate researchers for this project will be trained to use the BMG VANTAstar-F multimode microplate reader to analyze TcGlcK activity and percent inhibition. We will also prepare IC50, ...

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I am very happy that Destiny is working in my lab. She is very determined!!