Dr. Dan Hammond

Daniel Hammond

Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry

Office Location: Euler 336
Phone: (765) 998-5273
Email: dnhammond@tayloru.edu

Specialties: Biochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Design of isoperibol microcalorimeter, studying biochemical reactions, Various bioanalytical techniques, affinity chromatography, 2D gel electrophoresis, Western blotting, kinetics using well plate reader, gas chromatography mass spectrometry, study of metabolism, Metabolism of the extremophile acidianus infernus


We have been doing work with the isolation and characterization of muscle lactate dehydrogenase enzyme from chicken.  The enzyme catalyzes the reaction shown below.