News and Events

  • Congratulations to the Mosammaparast lab for the recent paper in collaboration with the Reynoird, Vindigni, He, and Tainer labs on the mechanism of RNA methylation!
  • Congratulations to Abby Green for her recent paper in collaboration with the Weitzman lab and the Garcia lab on the APOBEC3A deaminase in Embo Rep!
    • Green AM, DeWeerd RA, O’Leary DR, Hansen AR, Hayer KE, Kulej K, Dineen AS, Szeto JH, Garcia BA, Weitzman MD.. Interaction with the CCT chaperonin complex limits APOBEC3A cytidine deaminase cytotoxicity EMBO Rep (2021): e52145. doi:10.15252/embr.202052145. PMID:34347354.
  • Congratulations to David O’Leary and Silvia Pegoraro for winning our competition for the best images for the CGI website!
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David O’Leary (third from left) and Silvia Pegoraro, PhD (fourth from left)

 

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David O’Leary (second from left) and Silvia Pegoraro, PhD (third from left)

                                                                             

  • Welcome to Dr. Priyanka Verma as a new member of the Center for Genome Integrity! Priyanka has been recruited from the Department of Cancer Biology at the University of Pennsylvania  and will focus on critical vulnerabilities of cancer cells and their response to genotoxic stresses.  She will start in August, 2021 and she will be the first Siteman Cancer Center Pedal the Cause Investigator!

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