August 16th

Some write-ups on our back-to-back publications in Cell with Karlene Cimprich's group:

  • Preview by Yea-Lih Lin and Philippe Pasero at Cell: Link

  • On our paper in the UW: Link

  • On the Cimprich paper in the Stanford Scope
January, 2017

Sarah Mangiamelli's Paper, featured on the cover of elife:



September 14th

Congratulations to Ashley for winning an RNA Society Award for Graduate Student Presentation at the Rnase H Meeting in Kyoto, Japan.

June 26th

Houra was interviewed by the Huffington Post! Houra shares her experience of growing up in Iran, Turkey, North Cyprus, and finally the US. She also discusses the lab's previous findings and future directions.

February 2nd

Houra was one of three recipients of the 2016 Vilcek prize for creative promise in biomedical science. The Vilcek foundation was established in 2000 by Jan and Marica Vilcek, immigrants from former Czechoslovakia. Each year their foundation recognizes immigrants who make major contributions to biomedical science, and the arts.

The award was also covered by the UW NewsBeat.