Postdoc & Research Scholar News

Joseph Pearson from the Crews lab publishes in Developmental Biology

Joseph Pearson from the Crews lab publishes in Developmental Biology

Congrats to Joseph Pearson for publishing a first author paper in Developmental Biology. His article "Enhancer diversity and the control of a simple pattern of Drosophila CNS midline cell expression" was available online ahead of print on May 20, 2014.

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Xiong lab publishes back to back articles in Molecular Cell

Xiong lab publishes back to back articles in Molecular Cell

Two studies from the Xiong lab (Li et al., 2014 and Yan et al., 2014) in Molecular Cell show that CUL7, OBSL1, and CCDC8, all mutated in 3M short stature syndrome, form a centrosomal complex that regulates CUL9 and its substrate Survivin to link mitosis to cell survival.

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UNC researchers pinpoint new role for enzyme in DNA repair, kidney cancer

UNC researchers pinpoint new role for enzyme in DNA repair, kidney cancer

The discovery, from the lab of Brian Strahl, PhD, offers insights for the creation of better, more targeted therapies for various forms of cancer.

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David Allison awarded a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation

David Allison awarded a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation

Congratulations to David Allison, postdoctoral fellow in the Greg Wang lab who is the recipient of a fellowship from Debbie's Dream Foundation.

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Rui Lu receives a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award

Rui Lu receives a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award

Congratulations to Rui Lu, postdoctoral fellow in the Greg Wang lab who is a recipient of a Lymphoma Research Foundation Award.

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Scott Rothbart receives a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Scott Rothbart receives a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Congratulations to Dr. Scott Rothbart, postdoctoral fellow in the Strahl lab who received a K99 award from NCI effective February 1, 2014.

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Varma and Gaddameedhi receive NIH Pathway to Indepedence awards

Varma and Gaddameedhi receive NIH Pathway to Indepedence awards

Congratulations to Shobhan Gaddameedhi, PhD, postdoctoral fellow in the Sancar Lab and Dileep Varma, PhD, postdoctoral fellow in the Cook Lab who both received highly competitive NIH K99 pathway to independence grant awards.

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Grad Students 2013 Retreat Winners

Congratulations to Peter Thompson, Harsha Gunawarden, Seth Zimmerman, Tim Jacobs and Marino Convertino.

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Scott Rothbart receives a 2013 UNC Pagano Award for a best first-author postdoctoral paper

Scott Rothbart receives a 2013 UNC Pagano Award for a best first-author postdoctoral paper

Congratulations to Dr. Scott Rothbart, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Brian Strahl's lab who is one of the recipients this year of a Joseph S. Pagano award

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Shobhan Gaddameedhi receives CEHS-2013 Pilot Project Award

Shobhan Gaddameedhi receives CEHS-2013 Pilot Project Award

Congratulations to Dr. Shobhan Gaddameedhi, postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Aziz Sancar's lab, received $25,000 from the Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility 2013 Pilot Project Award.

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