News


2018


2017

  • Aji Palar (Undergraduate, Chem & Biochem) joins the lab
  • Aji gets a UC Scholars fellowship to spend the summer doing research in the lab
  • Reta is awarded an NSF Postgraduate Fellowship
  • Mike starts his own lab at the Life Sciences Institute of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Our paper with the Reck-Peterson lab on the two opposing modes of dynein regulation by Lis1 is out in Cell. And here is the BioRxiv version. 
  • Our paper with the Wang lab on the structural basis for eukaryotic transcription-coupled DNA repair initiation is out in Nature

2015


2015

  • We are moving to UCSD!
  • Our paper on cryo-EM data processing in the Cloud is out in eLIFE. And here is the BioRxiv version.
  • John successfully defends his thesis and becomes Dr. John
  • Rogelio successfully defends his thesis and becomes Dr. Rogelio
  • Rachael Barry (Postdoctoral Fellow) joins the lab
  • Our review with the Reck-Peterson lab on the regulation of cytoplasmic dynein is out in Annual Reviews of Cell and Developmental Biology

2014

  • Our paper with the Reck-Peterson lab on how Lis1 blocks dynein's mechanochemical cycle is out in eLIFE
  • Adam Weir (Postdoctoral Fellow) joins the lab
  • Indrajit Lahiri (Postdoctoral Fellow) joins the lab
  • The R01 on dynein is funded
  • Vu successfully defends his thesis and becomes Dr. Vu
  • Peter Kraft (Harvard undergraduate) joins the lab

2013


2012


2011

  • Kat Toropova (Postdoctoral Fellow) joins the lab
  • Our paper on the validation of OTR with a biological test sample is out in J.Struct.Biol.

2010

  • The R01 on chromatin remodeling is funded
  • Four lab members receive NSF Postgraduate Fellowships! Congrats to Vu Nguyen, Brandy Pappas, Koning Shen and John Srouji.
  • Rogelio Hernandez-Lopez (Graduate Student, CCB) joins the lab

2009

  • Bret Redwine (Graduate Student, BBS), Vu Nguyen (Graduate Student, MCO), John Srouji (Graduate Students, MCO) and Brandy Pappas (Graduate Student, Biophysics) join the lab
  • Andres receives an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

2008

  • Berith Isaac (Postdoctoral Fellow) joins the lab

2007

  • Preethi Chandramouli (Research Fellow) joins the lab