Posts tagged VISP

VISP student Kamakoti Bhat is first author of publication!

January 18, 2015

Kamakoti Bhat is the first author is an article that will be published on February 13, 2015.  Kami is a 3rd year VISP student in the lab of Dr. David Cortez in the Department of Biochemistry.  The details of her article are as follows: High-affinity DNA Binding Domains of Replication Protein A (RPA) Direct SMARCAL1-dependent Replication Fork Remodeling. Bhat KP, Bétous R, Cortez D. J Biol Chem. 2014 Dec 31. pii: jbc.M114.627083. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25552480 This is Kami's first publication as first author.

Another VISP student awarded American Heart Association fellowship!

December 16, 2014

Gokhan Unlu, a 4th year VISP student in Cell and Developmental Biology, has been awarded an American Heart Association Fellowship in support of his research project. This is a predoctoral fellowship that will support Gokhan's project for 2 years (Jan 2015 - Dec 2016).  The project focuses on COPII-dependent trafficking of collagen and fibronectin to promote heart repair.  Gokhan is working in Ela Knapik's lab and they will be collaborating with Antonis Hatzopoulos' lab for this project.