News

September 19, 2023
Out today at Cell Reports, Yanran, Xiongwen, Haomiao and Kevin describe EMBOW, an unannotated microprotein that binds to WDR5 with far-reaching cellular consequences. The...
August 30, 2023
Nadiya Jaunbocus was selected to receive a Charlotte Fitch Roberts Research Fellowship Award by the Chemistry Department to support her projects to discover and engineer...
August 21, 2023
Check out Jessica Mohsen and Alina Martel’s new review article, online now at Proteomics. They focus on rapidly growing experimental and computational understanding of...
June 15, 2023
Check out our Spotlight in today’s issue of Molecular Cell. We highlight the evolutionary implications of triage of noncoding translation products by the BAG6 complex,...
May 15, 2023
Check out Yanran and Xiongwen’s new review, out now and open access at Biochemical Society Transactions. They discuss all the ways that chemical tools for protein...
May 1, 2023
We are so excited to welcome new graduate students and outstanding team members Ashleigh Purvis and Nadiya Jaunbocus! Ashleigh will be engineering peptide-based bifunctional...
January 5, 2023
Check out Xiongwen, Yanran and Alex’s new protocol, out today at Bio-protocol. They provide a detailed workflow for metabolic labeling, enrichment and proteomic...
September 1, 2022
Ayodya Jayatisa joins us as a postgraduate after completing her Master’s at Skoltech in biotechnology. She will identify microproteins associated with autoimmune...
August 29, 2022
Jessica Mohsen received a Roberts Fellowship from the Chemistry Department to support her studies on the function and regulatory mechanism of a bacterial microprotein...
August 15, 2022
Kevin has been appointed to the Chemical Biology Training Grant, which will provide support for his studies on microproteins in melanoma. Congratulations, Kevin!