Congrats, Dr. Andrew Morton! Andrew defends his thesis (April 2019).
Andrew is awarded the 2020 Doctoral Excellence Award in Genetics (April 2020)
Congrats, Dr. Bayles! Ian defends his thesis (Dec 2019).
Andrew's paper, "Functional Enhancers Shape Extrachromosomal Oncogene Amplifications" is published in Cell (Nov 2019).
Dean wins 1st place at the 42nd Biomedical Graduate Student Symposium. (Oct 2019)
Andrew presents a platform presentation at ASHG, "Oncogenes co-opt endogenous and ectopic enhancers on extrachromosomal DNA amplifications." (Oct 2019)
Ian's paper, "Ex vivo screen identifies CDK12 as a metastatic vulnerability in osteosarcoma" is published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation. (Sept 2019)
Andrew is awarded an NIH F30, an individual Predoctral Fellowship for MD/PhD students. (July 2019)
Stevephen defends his thesis "Genetic Determinants of Enhancer Activation in Human Colorectal Cancer Epigenomes". (July 2019)
Mac defends his one year research thesis. (June 2019)
Stevephen presents at the Midwest Chromatin Meeting at Purdue University. (June 2019)
Andrew is selected to present at the Keystone Symposia on Epigenetics and Human Disease, Banff, Alberta, Canada.(March 2019)
Stevephen Hung is first-author of the paper “Mismatch repair-signature mutations activate gene enhancers across human colorectal cancer epigenomes," published in eLife. (Feb 2019)
Stevephen gives an oral presentation at ASHG. (Oct 2018)
Ian is a moderator as ASHG. (Oct 2018)
Ian is awarded an NRSA F31, individual Predoctral Fellowship for PhD students. (July 2017)