Andersson, R., Chen, Y., Core, L., Lis, J.T., Sandelin, A. & Jensen, T.H. 2015, "Human Gene Promoters Are Intrinsically Bidirectional", Molecular cell, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 346-347.
Mahat, D.B., Kwak, H., Booth, G.T., Jonkers, I.H., Danko, C.G., Patel, R.K., Waters, C.T., Munson, K., Core, L.J. & Lis, J.T. 2016, "Base-pair-resolution genome-wide mapping of active RNA polymerases using precision nuclear run-on (PRO-seq)", Nature protocols, vol. 11, no. 8, pp. 1455-1476.
Stulberg E, GL Lozano, JB Morin, H Park, EG Baraban, C Mlot, C Heffelfinger, GM Phillips, JS Rush, AJ Phillips, NA Broderick, MG Thomas, EV Stabb, J. Handelsman. 2016. Genomic and secondary metabolite analyses of Streptomyces sp. 2AW provide insight into the evolution of the cycloheximide pathway. Front Microbiol 7:573
Broderick, NA 2016. Friend, foe or food? Recognition and the role of antimicrobial peptides in gut immunity and Drosophila–microbe interactions. Phil Trans R Soc. B 371:20150295
Palladino, J, Mellone, B.G. (2016) The KAT’s out of the bag: histone acetylation promotes centromere assembly. Developmental Cell (Preview). doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.05.019
Chen, CC, Mellone, B.G. (2016) Chromatin assembly: Journey to the CENter of the chromosome. J Cell Biol. (Review). doi: 10.1083/jcb.201605005 .
Rice, J.M., Zweifach, A., and Lynes, M.A. (2016) Metallothionein Regulates Intracellular Zinc Signaling during CD4+ T cell Activation. BMC Immunology; DOI: 10.1186/s12865-016-0151-2.
Dennis, K.K., Marder, M.E., Balshaw, D.M., Cui, Y., Lynes, M.A., Patti, G.J, Rappaport, S.M., Shaughnessy, D., Sosnoff, C., Vrijheid, M., Barr, D.B. (2016) Biomonitoring in the Era of the Exposome. Environmental Health Perspectives; DOI:10.1289/EHP474.
Mayo, C.B., Wong, C.J., Lopez P.E., Lary, J.W., Cole, J.L. (2016) Activation of PKR by short stem-loop RNAs containing single-stranded arms. RNA, doi:10.1261/rna.053348.115.
For a full list of publications, click here.
- Registration for the 2016 MCB Retreat is now open!Check your UConn email for registration details.
- Eric May has received a 5 year $1.8 million grant from NIHEric May has received an R35 (MIRA) award from NIH Institute of General Medical Sciences. This flexible award will fund research in the May lab that falls under the project umbrella of “Structural Dynamics of Viral Proteins: Computational Investigation of Capsids, Lytic Peptides and Nucleoproteins Under Varying Conditions”
- Doctoral student, Sarah MacAnulty, interviewed with NPR’s “Science Friday” last week during Cephalopod week.You can find the audio of this interview, on cephalopods, symbiosis, and immunity, at https://soundcloud.com/scifri/closing-out-the-cephaloparty Sarah’s interview begins at 9 minutes into this segment.
- Congratulations to Dr. Barbara Mellone, who has been selected for the 2016 ASCB Women in Cell Biology Excellence in Research Junior Award!Barbara will receive the award at the 2016 American Society of Cell Biology meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday December 6, 2016.
Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 301
Please join us in an informal celebration of Wolf-Dieterâs contributions to the department.
Come hungry for cake and ice cream!
Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Avery Point CampusBranford House
A departmental retreat for Faculty, Staff and Graduate Students.
details to follow...
Thursday, August 25th, 2016
08:45 AM - 01:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 130
8:45-9:00 Sign in
9:00-9:30 Welcoming statements
9:30â11:00 Faculty presentations (by areas of concentration)
11:00-Noon Small group advising and fall registration
Noon Luncheon on Ground Floor in BPB
Friday, September 9th, 2016
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 201
Vikki Robinson is scheduled to take minutes.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Storrs CampusBPB 130
MCB Welcomes Debby Laukens from Universiteit Gent, Belgium!
Hosted by Dr. Lynes