Elisabeth Mairhofer joins the lab as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. Welcome Elisabeth!
Emilia Arguello has been awarded the Eli Lilly – Edward C. Taylor Fellowship in Chemistry for the 2019/2020 academic year. This award is given in honor of late Professor Emeritus Ted Taylor to a top post-generals graduate student in the fields of biochemistry and organic chemistry. Congratulations Emilia!
The National Science Foundation Division of Molecular and Cellular Bioscience has awarded Prof. Kleiner a five-year Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. Read more about the award and Prof. Kleiner’s proposal here.
The lab’s paper, “YTHDF2 recognition of N1-methyladenosine (m1A)-modified RNA is associated with transcript destabilization”, is accepted in ACS Chemical Biology. Read more here. Congratulations Josh!
The lab’s paper, “In vitro selection with a site-specifically modified RNA library reveals the binding preferences of N6-methyladenosine (m6A) reader proteins”, is accepted in ACS. Read more here. Congratulations Emilia!
Emilia presented her third-year seminar entitled “Chemical Approaches to Understand the Landscape of mRNA Modifications”.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation selects Ralph as a 2019 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry. Read the full article here.
The lab’s paper, “A Metabolic Engineering Approach to Incorporate Modified Pyrimidine Nucleosides into Cellular RNA”, is accepted in JACS. Read more here. Congratulations Yu!