. 08/2012: Dr. Kaestner's mouse ES nucleosome paper was accepted to Cell. Kaifu and Wei used DANPOS to analyze the data and were listed as co-authors.
. 08/2011: Dr. Benjamin Rodriguez will join us as a Postdoc Associate. Ben has PhD in Integrated Biomedical Science from the Ohio State Univ. Eric B. Rutledge, a BCM MD/PhD student, joined us for his term 2 rotation. Welcome!
. 08/2012: A Mazzone Award was funded. We will work with Dr. Balk at Harvard Medical School to understand the molecular features of aggressive prostate cancer.
. 06/2012: Dr. Ira's Fun30 nucleosome remodeler paper was accepted to Nature. Kaifu is a co-author.
. 06/2012: Liguo's RNA-seq Quality Control paper was accepted to Bioinformatics.
. 06/2012: A NIH R01 grant was funded. We will work with Dr. Goodell at BCM to understand DNA methylation in Hematopoietic Stem Cell.
. 04/2012: A NIH R01 grant was funded. We will work with Dr. Dent at MD Anderson to define USP22 functions during mammalian development.
. 04/2012: Dr.Dean Tang's prostate cancer stem cell paper was accepted in Cell Stem Cell. Wei is a co-author.
. 02/2012: Yuanxin's epigenetic paper with Katrin Chua lab at Stanford was accepted to Nature. Two years of hard work finally paid off!
. 02/2012: Liguo Wang was offered a tenure-track Assistant Professor position at Mayo Clinic. Congratulations!
. 02/2012: Justin Park will join us as a Postdoc Associate. Justin will graduate in May with a PhD in Computer Science from Rice University. Welcome!
. 11/2011: Yuanxin's RRBSMAP paper was accepted to Bioinformatics.
. 09/2011: Wei Li was promoted to tenured Associate Professor at BCM. Cheers!
. 09/2011: Deqiang's DNA methylation paper with Peggy Goodell lab was accepted to Nature Genetics.
. 08/2011: Kaifu's NSD2 epigenetic paper with Or Gozani lab at Stanford was accepted to Molecular Cell.
. 08/2011: A NIH R01 grant was funded. We will work with Dr. Wang at the Ohio State University to understand the role of histone methylations in prostate cancer.
. 07/2011: Liguo's FoxA1 cistrome paper was accepted to Cancer Research.
. 07/2011: See our Genomic Regulation Technical Guide on Genome Technology magazine
. 07/2011: Dr. Zheng Xia will join us as a postdoc fellow. Zheng has PhD in Control Theory and Engineering Computer Science from Zhejiang University in China. Welcome!
. 05/2011: Dr.Bert O'Malley's coregulator network paper was published in Cell. Wei is a co-author on the paper.
. 04/2011: Liguo's Prostate Cancer RNA-seq paper was officially accepted to PNAS.
. 03/2011: Our Texas CPRIT Multi-Investigator grant was funded with a total direct cost of ~$10M for 5 years. This project will bring together a "dream team" in cancer epigenetic research. We will direct the bioinformatics component for LONESTAR.
. 01/2011: Yuanxin's fragile nucleosome paper was accepted to Genome Research.
. 01/2011: Yuanxin and Liguo's Atoh1 targetome paper was accepted to PNAS.