News

June 7, 2018
Two great undergraduate research assistants are joining us for the summer, Kenny Wang (Yale ‘20) and Susanna Barrett (Scripps College ‘19). They’re both working on...
February 26, 2018
Jessica Yuan successfully defended her thesis today to become our first Ph.D. graduate! Congratulations, Jessica, and best of luck for your future.
February 19, 2018
Dr. Travis Ness is joining us as a postdoctoral associate after completing his Ph.D. in chemical biology at Wayne State University, where he used creative enzymology to...
January 30, 2018
Vicky and Zhenkun update us on the current current knowledge of the composition and function of P-bodies. Check out the full text!
October 17, 2017
Jessica’s paper is out today! She developed a comparative proteomics method targeting membrane proteins and applied it to identification of a never-before-seen small E...
September 1, 2017
Nadia and Alex’s paper, “Comparative proteomics enables identification of non-annotated cold shock proteins in E. coli”, is accepted at the Journal of Proteome Research...
August 25, 2017
Jessica gave a wonderful talk on her thesis project toward development of quantitative functional proteogenomics (and Sarah spoke, too) at the Chemistry Department Symposium...
August 17, 2017
We had a fun morning of paddle-boarding and eating pizza with our lab members and loved ones! Thanks everyone!
June 26, 2017
We receive a 5-year grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to support our work characterizing the structure and function of the NoBody microprotein....
June 14, 2017
The Leukemia Research Foundation has provided us a pilot grant to apply our quantitative, function-first proteomic pipeline to discovery of microproteins specifically...