Lab News and Blog

Guillermo Rivera-Gonzalez joins the lab as postdoc

Guillermo is originally from Mexico and earned his undergraduate degree from the Mexican National Autonomous University. He received his PhD from the University of York, UK and underwent initial training as a postdoctoral associate at Yale University. In the Morris...

Catie Newsom-Stewart joins the lab as technician

Catie Newsom-Stewart received her degree from Lafayette College in 2017. As an undergraduate, she spent a year and a half alongside Dr. Eric Ho compiling data required for the creation of a free-access database, namely gb4gv, to aid genomic studies of geminiviridae, a...

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." "The Vallee...

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".

R21 grant award, in collaboration with the Mitra Lab

We have been awarded an NIH R21 grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) for our project, "Single-cell analysis of pioneer binding and function during lineage reprogramming", in collaboration with Rob Mitra's lab at Wash U.