Matthew Pratt

Professor of Chemistry
Matthew Pratt
Pronouns He / Him / His Email Office TRF 114B Office Phone (213) 740-3014

Center, Institute & Lab Affiliations

  • Norris Cancer Center, Member
  • Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Member


  • Ph.D. Chemistry, University of California Berkeley, 5/2004
  • B.S. Biochemistry, University of Arizona, 5/1999
    • Postdoctoral Fellow, The Rockefeller University, 08/2004-07/2009
  • Tenure Track Appointments

    • Professor of Chemistry, University of Southern California , 12/2019 –
    • Associate Professor of Chemistry , University of Southern California , 04/2016 – 12/2019
    • Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Southern California, 08/2009 – 04/2016
  • Summary Statement of Research Interests

    We are interested in the biological consequences of protein posttranslational modifications, with a focus on glycosylation. We utilize a combination of organic synthesis, bioorthogonal reactions, and synthetic protein chemistry to accomplish these goals.

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