Students in the News

Yanira Gonzalez-Rodriguez

Yanira Gonzalez-Rodriguez was awarded NJ Commission on Cancer Research pre-doctoral fellowship " Regulation of DNA Repair and Cell Cycle Checkpoints by BRCA1 and BLM" January 2020.

Sierra Swords

Sierra Swords Sierra Swords was awarded a national Institues of Health pre-doctoral fellowship "The Role of RME-8 in Neuronal Health and Parkinson's Disease" in June 2020.

May-uyen Nguyen

May-uyen Nguyen was awarded a National Institutes of Health pre-doctoral fellowship “Functions of KAT2A and KAT2B in in intestinal homeostasis and colon cancer” in June 2020.

Christen Khella

Christen Khella was awarded NJ Commission on Cancer Research pre-doctoral fellowship " HCK is a novel oncogenic driver of tumorigenesis in poor prognostic high-grade serous" January 2020.

Victor Tan

Victor Tan was awarded NJ Commission on Cancer Research pre-doctoral fellowship "Application of Rutgers CRISPR Base Editing Technology to Increase Bone Marrow Matching for Treatment of Leukemia" January 2020.

Nisha Singh

Victor Tan was awarded a State of New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research fellowship "Role of Guanine-Based Purines After SCI" in January 2020.

Vrushank Bhatt

Vrushank Bhatt was awarded a Mistletoe Research Fellowship in October 2020.

Michele Patrizii

Michele Patrizii was awarded an NIH F31 fellowship "Proteasomal regulations of BMI-1 and impact on tumor initiating cells in glioblastoma" in July 2017.

Unnati Chauhan

Unnati Chauhan was awarded a NJ Commission on Cancer Research pre-doctoral fellowship "New tRNAses for Cancer Treatment" in May 2018.

Joelle Smart

Joelle Smart was awarded an NIH F31 fellowship "Dissecting a Novel Mechanism of Mitochondrial Quality Control" in December 2017.

Alejandra Laureano Ruiz

Alejandra Laureano Ruiz received an NIH F31 entitled Role of Shox2 in Zebrafish Otic Neuron Development in December 2016.

Liping Lou

Liping Lou received an American Heart Association fellowship "Control of the Mg-permeant Ion Channels by PDZ Scaffold NHERF Proteins" in December 2016

Urmimala Basu

Urmimala Basu received an American Heart Association Fellowship "Mechanism and regulation of human mitochondrial DNA transcription" in May 2016.

Juliet Gardiner

Juliet Gardiner was awarded a predoctoral fellowship in January 2019  from the NJ Commission on Cancer Research "Tissue-Specific Tumorigenesis in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type I".

Ilija Melentijevic

Ilija Melentijevic was awarded an NIH F31 fellowship "Dissecting Molecular Mechanisms Devoted to Neuronal Extrusion of Aggregated Neurotoxic Proteins"in September 2017.

Liam Turk

Liam Turk is co-first author on a paper in Structure, April 4, 2019. “A Proteomic Screen of Neuronal Cell-Surface Molecules Reveals IgLONs as Structurally Conserved Interaction Modules at the Synapse.”

Valdir Cristovao Barth

Valdir Cristovao Barth was awarded a University and Louis Bevier Dissertation Completion Fellowship "Reprogramming of Mycobacterium tuberculosis physiology through toxin-mediated ribosome stalling" in April 2019.

Kevinn Eddy

Kevinn Eddy was awarded a NJ Comission on Cancer Research pre-dcotoral fellowship " Preclinical Study Using Trigriluzole and anti-PD-1 in a Spontaneous Transgenic Melanoma Prone Mouse-Model" in March 2019.

Jui Wan Loh

Jui Wan Loh was awarded a NJ Comission on Cancer Research pre-dcotoral fellowship "Investigating Clonal Dynamics of Chronic Llymphocytic Leukemia under Targeted Gene-Specific Therapy" in May 2018.

Mark Pinkerton

Mark Pinkerton is first author on a paper in Methods in Molecular Biology, September 2017. “In Vitro Translation Assays for Selenocysteine Insertion.”