Kyle | Daniels


Postdoctoral Fellow


2015 - present
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, San Francisco

2010 - 2015
Ph.D., Biochemistry
Duke University

2006 - 2010
B.S., Biochemistry
University of Maryland College Park

Research Interests

T cell biology, immunotherapy, biophysics.


2016-2020 Damon Runyon Fellowship Award

2016-2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program Award

2011-2015 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

2010-2013 Duke University Dean's Fellowship

2010 Duke University Diversity Enhancement Fellowship

2010 Merck Index Award, University of Maryland Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry

2007-2010 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Undergraduate Research Fellowship

2006-2010 Banneker-Key Scholarship

2006-2010 Ernest M. Levin Memorial Fund Scholarship

2009 First Place in Biochemical Sciences, UMBC Undergraduate Research Symposium in Chemical and Biological Sciences


Daniels, K.G.; Suo, Y.; Oas, T.G.; "Conformational kinetics reveals affinities of protein conformational states." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (2015) 112(30), 9352-9357

Deis, L.N.; Wu, Q.; Wang, Y.; Qi, Y.; Daniels, K.G.; Zhou, P.; Oas, T.G.; "Suppression of conformational heterogeneity at a protein-protein interface." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA (2015) 112(29), 9028-9033

Mosley, P.A.; Daniels, K.G.; Oas, T.G. "Electrostatic Energetics of Bacillus subtilis Ribonuclease P Protein Determined by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance-Based Histidine pKa Measurements." Biochemistry, In Press

Daniels, K.G.; Tonthat, N.K.; McClure, D.R.; Chang, Y.; Liu, X.; Schumacher, M.A.; Fierke, C.A.; Schmidler, S.C.; Oas, T.G.; "Ligand concentration regulates the pathways of coupled protein folding and binding." J. Am. Chem. Soc. (2014) 136(3), 822–825.

DeArmond, P.D.; Xu, Y.; Strickland, E.C.; Daniels, K.G.; Fitzgerald, M.C.; "Thermodynamic Analysis of Protein-Ligand Interactions in Complex Biological Mixtures using a Shotgun Proteomics Approach." J. Proteome Res. (2011) 10(11), 4948-4958.

Daniels, K.G.; Beckett, D. "Biochemical Properties and Biological Function of a Monofunctional Microbial Biotin Protein Ligase." Biochemistry (2010) 49, 5358–5365.