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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!
July 28, 2022
Check out Zhenkun Na and Xiaoyun Dai’s new work, online now at Molecular Cell. They developed a proximity biotinylation pipeline suitable for microprotein detection,...
June 12, 2022
Valerie Ebenki joins us as a ESI-PREP/ACS Bridge postgraduate research fellow. She will be studying the role of metal ions in microprotein structure and function! Welcome,...
May 25, 2022
Undergraduate researcher Isabel Nayoon Koh joins the lab to elucidate the mechanism and effects of P-body dissociation on mRNA stability during cell growth and division....
April 13, 2022
First-year graduate student Kevin Jiang joins us to illuminate the dark proteome associated with human diseases. Welcome, Kevin!
April 7, 2022
Xiongwen and Alex’s paper in collaboration with Carson and Cecelia in the laboratory of Dr. Susan Baserga is out online today at Nature Chemical Biology! They describe...
April 6, 2022
First-year undergraduate student Isabel Koh has received a Yale First-Year Fellowship to conduct summer research in our lab, aimed at understanding the mechanism by which a...
March 11, 2022
Vicky Luo, who received her Ph.D. in December 2020, has been recognized with the ACS Gordon Hammes Scholar Award for 2021. This award “honors young scientists responsible for...
February 15, 2022
What an incredible honor to be selected as a 2022 Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry! Thank you to the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Check out the announcement here.