Labs Posts

January 5, 2021

Marissa Maroni (NGG graduate student) has joined Erica Korb’s lab. Welcome!

Juan Serrano (Kohli Lab) was awarded an NIH F31 individual fellowship and also given a 2020 Patel Family Scholar Award from the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute. Congratulations!

January 4, 2021

Nik Evitt (Shi/Kohli labs) was awarded an NIH F30 individual fellowship. Congratulations!

December 4, 2020

Golnaz Vahedi recently received a W. W. Smith Charitable Trust Research Award – congratulations! The W. W. Smith Charitable Trust funds basic science research in the areas of heart disease,…

Dr. Elizabeth Heller was recently awarded a research grant award from the SynGAP Research Fund to support her lab’s work in epigenetic regulation of SynGAP1-related intellectual disability. With the SynGAP…

November 10, 2020

Elizabeth Heller has received U18 funding from the NIH -NIDA Step Up for Substance Use Disorders (SUD): A Drug Target Initiative for Scientists Engaged in Fundamental Research, to study Nr4a1…

Ken Zaret is featured in the newly posted episode “Pioneer Transcription Factors and Their Influence on Chromatin Structure” Shelley Berger is featured in an episode from last year, “Epigenetic Mechanisms…

October 27, 2020

Golnaz Vahedi has received U01 funding from the NIH to study transcriptomic and epigenomic of T cells in type 1 diabetes. Penn faculty John Wherry is a co-PI on this…

October 27, 2020

Hongjun Song has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine. Congratulations Hongjun!

October 27, 2020

Roberto Bonasio is a recipient of the 2020 Max Planck-Humboldt Research Award for his outstanding research in the field of epigenetics. Congratulations Roberto!