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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.
 
  
 

NEWS

Sarem Hailemariam – Recipient of a NSF Predoctoral Fellowship

Sarem Hailemariam

Congratulations to Sarem Hailemariam. Sarem has been awarded a three-year predoctoral fellowship from the National Science Foundation, for her proposed studies of cell cycle checkpoint regulation in response to DNA double-stranded breaks. Sarem is a student in Peter Burgers’ lab.

Wei Cheng – 2014 Judith Graham Pool Postdoctoral Fellow

Wei Cheng

Congratulations to Wei Cheng. Wei has been selected as the 2014 Judith Graham Pool Postdoctoral Fellowship award recipient. The one year fellowship award is from the National Hemophilia Foundation for his research entitled “Understanding the interplay between electron transfer and VKOR supported blood coagulation”. He is in the laboratory of Weikai Li.

 


Research Awards

Garland Marshall has received a new four year grant award from the National Institute of General Medial Sciences for his research entitled "Discovery of New Therapeutics for Drug-Free Remission of HIV".

Featured Publications

Lin, Y.C., Makarova, A.V., Burgers, P.M. and Lloyd, R.S. Error-prone Replication Bypass of the Primary Aflatoxin B1 DNA Adduct, AFB1-N7-Gua. J Biol Chem (E-pub ahead of print.) (2014).