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New publication:

Chen C-C., Bowers, S., Lipinszki, Z., Palladino, J., Trusiak, S., Bettini, E., Rosin, L., Przewloka, M.R., Glover, D.M., O’Neill, R. J., Mellone, B.G. (2015) Establishment of Centromeric Chromatin by the CENP-A Assembly Factor CAL1 Requires FACT-Mediated Transcription. Developmental Cell doi:10.1016/j.devcel.2015.05.012.

Congratulations to Chin-Chi Chen, the recipient of the 2015 Claire M. Berg Graduate Fellowship in Genetics and to Sarah Trusiak the recipient of the 2015 Arthur Chovnick Graduate Fellowship in Genetics!

Leah Rosin, a graduate student in Barbara Mellone’s lab, has been selected to present a talk on her work at the upcoming Boston Area Mitosis Meeting at the Whiteahed Institute/MIT, Cambridge MA

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Dr. Barbara Mellone is a recipient of the 2015 AAUP Excellence Awards for Excellence in Research & Creativity: Early Career. Congratulations, Dr. Mellone!

Congratulations to Jason Palladino and Chin-Chi Chen, from Dr. Mellone’s lab, for presenting their research at the annual GSA Drosophila meeting in Chicago!

A new publication from the Nelson Lab:

Dharia, AP, Obla A, Gajdosik MD, Simon A, Nelson CE (2014) Tempo and Mode of Gene Duplication in Mammalian Ribosomal Protein Evolution. PLOS One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111721.

Congratulations, Dr. Cheryl Bell, for successfully defending your dissertation!