Aktan's paper characterizing a small SWI/SNF subcomplex defined by GLTSCR1/GLTSCR1L is in press at JBC. Congrats!
Sijie's work with the Krusemark and Hof Labs to develop robust metrics for DNA-encoded library selection parameters leads to some novel insights about selectivity for CBX7 and CBX8 chromodomain ligands. The paper is up online in SLAS Discovery. Congrats Sijie!
Aktan receives funding from the Purdue College of Pharmacy to travel to a conference this summer. Congratulations!
Libby and Katelyn's paper describing the utility of sequential salt extractions is published in JoVE. Congratulations!
Ben, a recent PhD graduate from the Biochemistry Department joined our lab as a postdoc to help develop and analyze genome-wide sequencing datasets. Welcome!
Emily (and the lab) receive a Career Development grant from the Department of Defense to use mouse models of renal cancer progression and metastasis for understanding a treating PBRM1 mutant renal cancers.
We are sad to say goodbye to Dev, but very happy for him as he heads off to UMass Medical School for a prestigious position in HHMI investigator Michael Greene's laboratory. Thanks for all your hard work and good luck on your new endeavors!
Alisha joins the lab as a new postdoc working on the BAF complex mutations and cancer. Welcome!
Aktan receives the Miles Graduate Scholarship Award from the Purdue University Center for Cancer Research. Congrats!
Aktan receives a one year fellowship from the Purdue College of Pharmacy for his work on CBX8. Congrats!
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Artwork by Libby Porter