Lab News and Blog

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...

Christy Hoffmann joins the lab as a graduate student

Christy has joined the lab as a graduate student (Human and Statistical Genetics). Christy received her degree from the University of Missouri - St. Louis in 2016. After graduation, she worked as a research assistant at Washington University in St. Louis, where she...

Chuner Guo successfully defends!

Chuner is the first student from the Morris lab to defend her thesis, “Single-cell resolution mechanistic analyses of direct lineage reprogramming”. She is in the MSTP program and now returns to the clinic. Congratulations, Chuner!

Chuner’s paper published in Genome Biology!

Chuner's paper, "CellTag Indexing: genetic barcode-based sample multiplexing for single-cell genomics" has been published in Genome Biology: https://genomebiology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13059-019-1699-y. Congratulations to Chuner and all authors involved...

Protocols.io podcast on CellTagging

We recently recorded a podcast with protocols.io about our CellTagging protocol and general philosophy on reagent and data sharing. You can listen here: https://www.protocols.io/podcasts/episode-03-dr-samantha-morris-washington-university

Xue (Snow) Yang joins the lab as a graduate student

Xue (Snow) Yang has joined the lab as a graduate student (Developmental, Regenerative & Stem Cell Biology Program). Snow received her degree in biological science from East China Normal University in 2018. During her years as an undergraduate, she worked in the lab of...