Eric Galburt’s lab focuses on the use of single molecule biophysical approaches to study mechanistic aspects of eukaryotic transcription by RNA polymerase II and cotranscriptional RNA folding.


Sigma-Aldrich Fellows

Sigma Fellows

(From left to right: Josh Rackers, Mariah Lawler, Ted Christensen, Melanie Sparks and John Robinson. Not present: Jay Rammohan.)

Sigma Fellows Ted Christensen (2014), Melanie Sparks (2013), Josh Rackers (2013), Mariah Lawler (2012), John Robinson (2011) and Jay Rammohan (2010) were recently honored…more..

Two WUSM Students Awarded the David F. Silbert Summer Fellowship

Diane AumJames Zou

Congratulations to Diane Aum and James Zou. They were selected as David F. Silbert Summer Fellows. Diane did her research in Dr. Albert H. Kim’s lab and James Zou did his research in Dr. Marco Colonna’s lab. More….


Research Awards

Carl Frieden has received a new five year grant award from from the National Institute on Aging for his research entitled "Alzheimer’s Disease: Defining the apoE-amyloid-beta interaction".

Featured Publications

Liu, C., Ponder, J.W. and Marshall, G.R. Helix Stability of Oligoglycine, Oligoalanine and Oligo-beta-alanine Dodecamers Reflected by Hydrogen-bond Persistence. Proteins (E-pub ahead of print.) (2014).