Mark Cannon

Dean of the College of Math and Sciences
ProfessorMark Cannon


Mailing Address
Brigham Young University–Hawaii
Department of Biochemistry and Physical Science 
BYUH # 1967
55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, Hawaii 96762  

Office:  MCK 110
Phone: (808) 675-3803


2010 – Present  Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Physical Sciences Department, Brigham Young University-Hawaii

2005 – 2010      Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Physical Sciences Department, Brigham Young University-Hawaii

2000 – 2005      Ph.D., Biochemistry, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon   

1996 – 2000      B.S., Chemistry, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 



CHEM 101 – Introduction to General Chemistry

CHEM 105 – General Chemistry I

CHEM 105L – General Chemistry I Laboratory and Recitation

CHEM 106 – General Chemistry II

CHEM 106L – General Chemistry II Laboratory and Recitation

CHEM 326 – Analytical Biochemistry

CHEM 326L – Analytical Biochemistry Laboratory

CHEM 381 – Biochemistry I

CHEM 468 – Physical Biochemistry

CHEM 468L – Physical Biochemistry Laboratory

PHSC 100 – Principles of Physical Science


Redox control of enzyme active sites. Engineering of fluorescent protein-based biosensors.  SO2 gas detection in solution.

  • Cannon, M.B., Remington, S.J. (2008) Redox-sensitive green fluorescent protein: probes for dynamic intracellular redox responses, A Review. In Redox-Mediated    Signal Transduction (Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol 476) Hancock, J.T., Editor; Springer (Humana Press): New York, 2008.
  •  Cannon, M.B., Remington, S. J. (2006) Re-engineering redox-sensitive green fluorescent protein for improved response rate.Protein Sci. 15, 45–57.
  • Hanson, G. T., Aggeler, R., Oglesbee, D., Cannon, M, Capaldi, R. A., Tsien, R. Y., and Remington, S. J. (2004) Investigating mitochondrial redox potential with    redox-sensitive green fluorescent protein indicators. J. Biol. Chem279, 13044–13053.


Current members:

        Concordia Lo

      Jason Oswald


Past members:

Abel Narayan

Ben Toone

Carlton Taylor

Chuan-hsi David Hung

Hiroko Kobayashi

Kelera Lutumaiwasa

Kimberly Bushnell

Marty Trockel

Megan Campbell

Michael Voorhees

Takuma Aoba

Tanielle Bench

Tupou Havea