Raquel Martiniz Chacin successfully defended her PhD on June 2! Hurray! Way to go!

 

Raquel, a graduate student under the mentorship of Professor Nicholas Brown, gave her defense talk, which was titled, “The chain elongating E2 UBE2S activates the RING E3 ligase APC/C for substrate priming” via zoom.

 

 

Below are some pics from her defense. Click for larger view.

 

Here’s a video of Raquel’s PhD Shirt Ceremony via zoom.

We wish you all the best, Raquel!  We are very proud of you!