Congratulations to the following students on their Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Awards! Gabrielle Corso Yutain Feng Joshua Gil Rishabh Kejriwal Jeffrey Tamucci Nidhi Vijayan
MCB 5427-50 Laboratory Techniques in Functional Genomics Topic – Introduction to Cell Culture Techniques Dates: May 16, May 18, May 20, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM 1 credit In Person Enrollment Limit 6 Instructor: Sau-Mei Leung Coordinator: Charles Giardina Room TLS 253 Instructor Consent Required Contact email@example.com for permission number. Prerequisite is MCB 5427 Introduction to […]
“A favorabe path to domain separation in the orange carotenoid protein” The computational study was led by postdoc Mahmoud Sharawy in theMay lab and was a collaboration with Jose Gascon in the UConn Chemistry Department. The study revealed how the orange carotenoid protein in cyanobacteria undergoes a dissociation event critical for photoprotection. See Cover
Filling in the missing sections of the human genome has yielded interesting results. The T2T (Telomere-2-Telomere) project is a globe-spanning collaboration in which MCB’s Rachel O’Neill is a principal investigator with several UConn grad students contributing. Savannah Hoyt, Gabrielle Hartley, and Patrick Grady in Rachel O’Neill’s lab, and Luke Wojenski in Leighton Core’s lab. Read […]
The department of Molecular and Cell Biology is in fine fettle, having weathered another challenging year while marking notable successes by faculty, staff, and students. Our undergraduates have had a fine year: the 150 MCB honors students and university scholars have won 39 SURF awards (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships). Eight of our MCB students are […]
GO:MCB has announced the results from this year’s GO:MCB election: President: Michael Griffith Vice President: Michelle Neitzey Treasurer: Dan Phillips Secretary: Heather Jamieson Outreach Coordinator: Camille Pearce Diversity Facilitator: Sophia Gosselin DEIC Grad Representatives: John Briseno, Patrick Grady, Sophia Gosselin Congratulations to the new officers and representatives!