Sam named Allen Distinguished Investigator

Sam has been named a 2019 Allen Distinguished Investigator. Each award confers $1.5 million in research support over three years, for a total of $7.5 million in funding for studies of human diseases using stem cells and the development of new technologies to examine...

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Seed Network grant awarded

We have recently been awarded a third grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative in collaboration with Luca Pinello (MGH) and Jason Buenrostro (Broad Institute) on, “Single Cell Resolution of Cell Lineages and States Based on Chromatin Accessibility Combined with...

Sam is announced as a 2017 Vallee Scholar

Sam has recently received a Vallee Scholar award. “The Vallee Foundation’s goal to fund originality, innovation and pioneering work recognizes the future promise of these scientists who are dedicated to understanding fundamental biological processes.”...

R01 grant awarded

We have been awarded an NIH R01 grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) for our project, “Dissecting mechanisms of pioneer transcription factor-mediated lineage reprogramming”.