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Kathleen Hall’s lab is working on NMR and biochemical studies of RNA and RNA-protein complexes.
 
  
  
 

NEWS

2015 Biophysical Society Fellow and Distinguished Faculty at WUSM

Tim Lohman

Congratulations to Timothy Lohman. Dr. Lohman is being honored for his pioneering biophysical studies of the mechanisms and energetics of protein-DNA interactions, including the enzymology and kinetic mechanisms of DNA helicases and translocases, and single stranded DNA binding proteins. The awards ceremony was held at the Biophysical Society’s 59th Annual Meeting in February 2015.

Timothy Lohman was also selected as a Distinguished Faculty Member at Washington University School of Medicine. The awards ceremony was held on February 18, 2015. A YouTube of the presentation can be found here.

2014 BCM/CMBP Retreat

Tim Lohman

On October 17th and 18th, we had our retreat at Cedar Creek Conference Center in New Haven, MO. Keynote speakers were Jan Bieschke and Timothy Wencewicz from Washington University in St. Louis. Talk Winner: Jayan Rammohan. Poster Winners: Students: Josh Brettmann (winner) and John Robinson (runner up). Postdocs: Josh Sokoloski (winner) and Saurabh Pratap Singh (runner up). More photos..

 


Research Awards

Weikai Li has received a new five year grant award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for his research entitled "Structural and Functional Basis of the Vitamin K Cycle".

Featured Publications

Kozlov, A.G., Weiland, E., Mittal, A., Waldman, V., Antony, E., Fazio, N., Pappu, R.V. and Lohman, T.M. Intrinsically Disordered C-Terminal Tails of E. coli Single Stranded DNA Binding Protein Regulate Cooperative Binding to Single Stranded DNA. J Mol Biol (E-pub ahead of print.) (2015).