Biao Ding,professor, Department of Molecular Genetics named AAAS Fellow for distinguished contributions to the field of intercellular trafficking of RNA and proteins and to the field of viroid-host interactions.
Congratulations to Greetchen Diaz from A. Hopper's lab who was awarded a NIH Kirschstein National Research Award (NRSA) (T32) postdoctoral fellowship in the Nebraska Center for Virology at Uuniversity of Nebraska, Lincoln. She will conduct studies with Peter Angeletti.
Two MG undergraduate students win College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship awards!
The Leone group is publishing another high profile paper in Nature Cell Biology. This new work describe the role of EF2 family members in endoreplication. Former MG graduate student Jing Li is 3rd author; current and former MG undergraduate students Chokshi and Comstock are also authors.