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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Christopher Chang

Superfund Research Program

Christopher Chang

University of California-Berkeley
532A Latimer Hall
Berkeley, California 94720-1460
Phone: 510-642-4704




  • Elledge S, Tran HL, Christian A, Steri V, Hann BC, Toste FD, Chang C, Wells JA. 2020. Systematic identification of engineered methionines and oxaziridines for efficient, stable, and site specific antibody bioconjugation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A doi:10.1073/pnas.1920561117
  • Ueno K, Morstein J, Ofusa K, Naganos S, Suzuki-Sawano E, Minegishi S, Rezgui SP, Kitagishi H, Michel BW, Chang C, Horiuchi J, Saitoe M. 2020. Carbon Monoxide, a Retrograde Messenger Generated in Postsynaptic Mushroom Body Neurons, Evokes Noncanonical Dopamine Release. J Neurosci Res 40:3533-3548. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2378-19.2020 PMID:32253360 PMCID:PMC7189754


  • Bruemmer KJ, Crossley S, Chang C. 2019. Activity based sensing: A synthetic methods approach for selective molecular imaging and beyond. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl doi:10.1002/anie.201909690
  • Christian A, Jia S, Cao W, Zhang P, Meza A, Sigman M, Chang C, Toste FD. 2019. A physical organic approach to tuning reagents for selective and stable methionine bioconjugation. J Am Chem Soc 141(32):12657-12662. doi:10.1021/jacs.9b04744 PMID:31361488 PMCID:PMC6781863
  • Jia S, He D, Chang C. 2019. Bioinspired thiophosphorodichloridate reagents for chemoselective histidine bioconjugation. J Am Chem Soc 141(18):7294-7301. doi:10.1021/jacs.8b11912 PMID:31017395 PMCID:PMC6996876
  • Ohata J, Bruemmer KJ, Chang C. 2019. Activity-based sensing methods for monitoring the reactive carbon species carbon monoxide and formaldehyde in living systems. Accounts of Chemical Research 52:2841-2848. PMID:31487154
  • Su TA, Bruemmer KJ, Chang C. 2019. Caged luciferins for bioluminescent activity-based sensing. Curr Opin Biotechnol 60:198-204. doi:10.1016/j.copbio.2019.05.002 PMID:31200275 PMCID:PMC6891152


  • Chang C, Chung CY, Timblin GA, Saijo K. 2018. Versatile histochemical approach to detection of hydrogen peroxide in cells and tissues based on puromycin staining. J Am Chem Soc 140(19):6109-6121. doi:10.1021/jacs.8b02279 PMID:29722974 PMCID:PMC6069982
  • Su TA, Shihadih DS, Cao W, Detomasi TC, Heffern MC, Jia S, Stahl A, Chang C. 2018. A modular lonophore platform for liver-directed copper supplementation in cells and animals. J Am Chem Soc 140(42):13764-13774. doi:10.1021/jacs.8b08014 PMID:30351140


  • Burgos-Barragan G, Wit N, Meiser J, Dingler FA, Pietzke M, Mulderrig L, Pontel LB, Rosado IV, Brewer TF, Cordell RL, Monks PS, Chang C, Vazquez A, Patel KJ. 2017. Mammals divert endogenous genotoxic formaldehyde into one-carbon metabolism. Nature 548:549-554. doi:10.1038/nature23481 PMID:28813411 PMCID:PMC5714256
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