Lab News and Blog
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...
We have been awarded a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Human Cell Atlas grant for our project, "scClassifier, a bioinformatic tool to assess and evaluate identity at single cell resolution".
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...
We have been awarded a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Human Cell Atlas grant for our project, "Single-cell RNA-sequencing tools to evaluate and enhance experimental replicability of the Human Cell Atlas."
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...
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".
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.
Welcome, Kenji! Kenji's project will focus on modeling direct reprogramming of fibroblasts to induced endoderm progenitors.
Chuner's review, "Engineering cell identity: establishing new gene regulatory and chromatin landscapes." has been published in Current Opinions in Genetics and Development. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28667865
Brent's paper on a combinatorial indexing method for clonal analysis at single-cell resolution is now on BioRxiv: http://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/04/28/127860