Recent changes and upcoming
Victoria Ettore has joined the lab as an undergraduate researcher. Welcome, Victoria!
Jungeui Hong has passed his thesis proposal exam. Well done Jungeui!
May 27 2011
Benjy Neymotin and Naomi Ziv have passed their thesis proposal exams!!
May 18, 2011
Tayebeh Bahmani has graduated with a MSc. Good luck, Tayebeh.
May 11 2011
Lev Olmelchenko went to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2011 in LA. He was awarded 3rd place in Biochemistry and won a four week trip and scholarship to the Bessie Lawrence International Summer Science Institute at the Weizmann Institute of Science.
May 1 2011
Niki Athanasiadou has joined the lab as a post-doctoral researcher. Welcome Niki.
April 5 2011
Lev Olmelchenko has won first place (Biochemistry) in the New York City Science and Engineering Fair (NYCSEF). He is an "Intel International Science and Engineering 2011 Finalist" and will travel to Los Angeles to represent NYC in the ISEF competition, which is attended by ~1,400 people from 51 different countries. Lev's research was performed in the Gresham lab over the summer and fall of 2010. Congratulations Lev!!!!
January 19 2011
The Gresham Lab has moved into the new Center for Genomics and Systems Biology at 12 Waverly Place.
November 3 2010
The NYU iGEM team is ready to go to MIT this weekend. Check out their website: here
November 1 2010
I am teaching a new course, Quantitative Methods in Human Genetics (V23.0045) in Spring 2011. You can access a draft of the syllabus here: Media:HumanGeneticsSyllabus.pdf
Our two new papers have been published:
1. Gresham D, Boer D, Caudy A, Storey JD, Botstein D. System-level analysis of genes and functions affecting survival during nutrient starvation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics (published online Oct13, 2010. To appear in print Jan 2011).
2. Gresham D, Usaite R, Germann SM, Lisby M, Botstein D and Regenberg B Adaptation to diverse nitrogen limited environments by deletion or extrachromosomal element formation of the GAP1 locus. PNAS (2010): 107(43): 18551-6.
04/15/2010 Ian Ehrenreich's paper published in Nature:
Ehrenreich IM, Torabi N, Jia Y, Kent J, Martis S, Shapiro JA, Gresham D, Caudy AA, and Kruglyak L. Dissection of genetically complex traits with extremely large pools of yeast segregants. Nature, 2010. 464 (7291): p. 1039-1042.
01/20/2010 New Paper published in PNAS:
Gresham D, Curry B, Ward A, Gordon DB, Brizuela L, Kruglyak L, Botstein D. Optimized detection of sequence variation in heterozygous genomes using DNA microarrays with isothermal-melting probes. PNAS Jan;26;107(4):1482-7. Epub 2010 Jan 8.