Congratulations to Anita Hopper whose four year grant entitled "tRNAProcessing and Nuclear-Cytoplasmic Dynamics" was recently funded by the National Institutes of Health. This work will focus on the biogenesis and trafficking of tRNAs.
2016 Molecular Genetics Graduate Jesse Crow was featured in a Columbus Dispatch article "Blue Jackets ‘Hats for Heroes’ patient now works as cancer researcher". Jesse first underwent chemotherapy at Nationwide Children's when she was five years old.
Congratulations to the Craig Burd lab, which has been awarded a Pelotonia IDEA grant entitled "Understanding Potential Protective Effect of Female Hormones in Melanoma".
Congratulations to Sharon Amacher and Jared Talbot, who were honored as Distinguished Undergraduate Research Mentors at the Denman Undergraduate Research Colloquium. Other Molecular Genetics faculty nominated for this honor were Christin Burd, Susan Cole, and Anita Hopper.