Labs Posts

October 27, 2021

Golnaz Vahedi was recently awarded the Michael S. Brown New Investigator Research Award as part of the 2021 Penn Medicine Awards of Excellence. Read more about the award here. Congratulations…

October 20, 2021

Gianna Busch has joined Arjun Raj’s lab as a Bioengineering graduate student. Welcome Gianna!

October 20, 2021

Connie Jiang, a CAMB MD/PhD graduate student, successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations Connie!

October 19, 2021

Ben Black was recently awarded an NIH Director’s Transformative Research Award for his work titled Mendelian inheritance of artificial chromosomes. The award is co-sponsored with Mike Lampson from Penn Biology….

October 14, 2021

The NIH has selected Penn Medicine as one of 25 award recipients across 30 sites in the United States to serve as Impact of Genomic Variation on Function (IGVF) investigators,…

October 6, 2021

Liling Wan was recently awarded an NIH DP2 New Innovator Award for her work titled Illuminating Transcriptional Condensates Using an Integrated Approach. You can learn more here. Congratulations Liling!

October 6, 2021

Erica Korb was recently awarded an NIH DP2 New Innovator Award for her work titled The Epigenetic Encoding of Learning and Memory. You can learn more here. Congratulations Erica!

Jennifer Phillips-Cremins was recently awarded an NIH Director’s Pioneer Award for her work titled From 3D Genomes to Neural Connectomes: Higher-Order Chromatin Mechanisms Encoding Long-Term Memory. You can read more…

September 27, 2021

Phillip Wulfridge (post doc in the Sarma lab, grant co-mentored by M. Bartolomei) was recently awarded an NRSA F32 fellowship to study epigenetic mechanisms of ATRX in genome regulation. Congratulations…

Emily Pickup has joined Jennifer Phillips-Cremins’s lab as a Neuroscience graduate student. Welcome Emily!