Miguel Macias-Contreras (maciasco [at] ohsu dot edu)

Current Position: Research Chemist at ION Biosciences

OHSU Position:

Postdoctoral Scholar (2019 to 2021)


Development of new genetically-encoded peptide tags.

Recent Publications:

Macias-Contreras, M. et al. "Beyond O6-Benzylguanine: O6-(5-Pyridylmethyl)guanine as a Substrate for the Self-Labeling Enzyme SNAP-Tag". Bioconjugate Chemistry 2018, 29, 4104-4109.


Autonomous University of Coahuila (B.S. in Pharmaceutical and Biological Chemistry)
University of Guanajuato (M.S. in Chemical Science)
Florida State University (M.S. in Chemistry)
Florida State University (Ph.D. in Chemistry)


Saltillo, Mexico