July 2018: We had a great lab hike to Lake Isabella from Brainard Lake trailhead.
June 2018: Welcome new HMGGP graduate student Brittany to the lab!
June 2018: Welcome summer undergraduate students Hope and Joey to the lab! Hope is a UCCC fellow and studies at the University of Wisconsin at Superior. Joey is a Gates Foundation fellow and is from Cornell University.
May 2018: Congratulations to Jason for being officially hooded into the community of Ph.D. scientists.
May 2018: Congratulations to Rwik for receiving an American Heart Association postdoctoral fellowship and the engagement award from the BESST program!
April 2018: Congratulations to Dr. Williams for successful defending his thesis!
March 2018: Jason Williams published his thesis work: Requirement of zebrafish pcdh10a and pcdh10b in melanocyte precursor migration
February 2018: Congratulations to Lomeli for winning the best postdoc poster at the School of Dental Medicine's research day!
February 2018: So proud to be part of this team! Lomeli and I with our colleagues at the Craniofacial GRC.
July 2017: A big congratulations to Jessica for obtaining a highly competitive CCTSI predoctoral fellowship for her work on the role of six1 in zebrafish rhabdomyosarcoma. Time to celebrate!
May 2017: Welcome summer undergraduate students Aaron and Oscar to the lab! Aaron is a UCCC fellow and studies at the University of Wisconsin at Superior. Oscar is a Gates Foundation fellow and is from Occidental College.
May 2017: Congratulations to Jessica for winning the Peer Mentor award from the BEST program. Keep up the good work!
May 2017: Welcome to Lomeli Shull, a new postdoctoral fellow in the lab. She has joined us from the Mayo Clinic where she recently completed her Ph.D.
September 2016: Congrats to Rwik for being accepted into the MBL Gene Regulatory Networks Course!
July 2016: Hailei Ding published a paper: MicroRNA Profiling during Craniofacial Development: Potential Roles for Mir23b and Mir133b.
August 2016: The lab was funded to determine the role of Six1 in zebrafish models of Rhabdomyosarcoma.
July 2016: Good luck to Geoff as he begins medical school in Indiana!
May 2016: Kristin was awarded the BEST Faculty Sponsor Award for mentoring!
November 2015: Davalyn Powell, with the help of others in the lab published the paper: Cdon promotes neural crest migration by regulating N-cadherin localization
July 2015: Congratulations to Jenean O'brien for starting her own lab at University of Wisconsin, at Superior.
Good luck Jenean!
July 2015: The lab was funded to understand the "Function of chromatin modifiers in cranial neural crest development.
April 2015: Congratulations to Jason for his recent NRSA NIH Fellowship! Determining the role of Pcdh10a in zebrafish migratory neural crest cells.
March 2015: Congratulations to Jason for his image being selected to be displayed in the Gates Stem Cell Manufacturing Facility.