. 09/2013: Deqiang's DNA methylation Canyon paper finally accepted to Nature Genetics.
. 09/2013: Xueqiu's bisulfite sequencing quality control paper (BSeQC) accepted to Bioinformatics.
. 08/2013: Yuanxin's transcription elongation paper in revision in Nature.
. 08/2013: Kadir's p53 paper tentatively accepted to Nucleic Acids Research
. 07/2013: Deqiang's aging epigenomics paper was under external review in Cell.
. 06/2013: Our own DNA methylation bioinformatics R01 was scored at 6 percentile in its first submission.
. 06/2013: Zheng's TCGA RNA-seq bioinformatics paper was under external review in Nature Biotechnology.
. 05/2013: Kaifu's nucleosome aging paper was under external review in Nature.
. 03/2013: Eric joined the lab for his PhD thesis study. Welcome back, Eric!
. 01/2013: Zheng's 3'UTR paper was in revision in Nature. Fingers Crossed!
. 12/2012: Liguo and HJ's CPAT RNA coding potential prediction paper was accepted to Nucleic Acids Research.
. 11/2012: Kaifu's nucleosome methodology paper DANPOS was accepted to Genome Research.
. 10/2012: Kaifu's promoter nucleosome paper was accepted to Genome Research.
. 09/2012: A NIH R01 grant was funded. We will work with Dr. Issa at Temple Univ. to understand DNA methylation in Cancer.
. 08/2012: A mouse ES nucleosome paper from Kaestner lab at Upenn 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!