Anna Kiseleva, postdoc in the Epstein lab, is the recipient of an AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship for her grant entitled Hdac3 loss induces changes in the chromatin organization leading to cardiac failure associated with a high-fat diet. Congratulations Anna!
Calling him “an outstanding, pioneering investigator,” the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has honored Jonathan Epstein of the Perelman School of Medicine with an Outstanding Investigator Award. The prize will support his research to uncover how a fertilized egg gives rise to a diversity of specialized tissues in the body.
Research led by Rajan Jain and Jonathan Epstein of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that the three-dimensional organization of DNA in the nucleus determines a cell’s ultimate destiny.