Trainee Affiliation Interests
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Hironori Adachi, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Yu Lab
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Anant Akash. Agrawal, M.S.
Graduate Student, Kielkopf Lab Investigating the mechanism of UAP56-U2AF65 interaction at the 3’ splice site pre-mRNA
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Asaminew Haile. Aytenfisu
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab
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Steven Baker, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Martinez-Sobrido Lab
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Stanislav Bellaousov
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab
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Kyle Berger
Graduate Student, Turner Lab
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Catlyn Blanchard
Graduate Student, Dunman Lab The serum response of Acinetobacter baumannii focusing on serum-induced efflux pumps and outer membrane vesicles.
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Christina Brule
Graduate Student, Grayhack Lab Identification and Characterization of Inhibitory Codon Pairs in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae
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Samuel Carrell
Graduate Student, Thornton Lab RNA Therapeutics and Mechanisms of disease in Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy
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Rakesh Chatrikhi
Graduate Student, Kielkopf Lab Pre-mRNA Conformation in Complexes with the Essential Splicing Factor U2AF65
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Benson Cheng
Graduate Student, Martinez-Sobrido Lab
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Hana Cho, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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Jennifer Colquhoun
Graduate Student, Dunman Lab Identification of antimicrobials with activity in non-laboratory media.
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Keith Connolly, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Culver Lab Insights into in vivo construction of the small ribosomal subunit by genetic manipulation of biogenesis factors
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Kimberly Dean, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Grayhack Lab Adjacent CGA codons are stronger inhibitors of expression than separated CGA codons
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Joshua Dewe
Graduate Student, Phizicky Lab Characterizing a rapid tRNA decay pathway in yeast
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Laura DiChiacchio, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab Secondary RNA structure predictions using dynamic programming algorithms
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Katherine Ebsworth-Mojica, M.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dunman Lab Developing the Adenylate Kinase assay for use with Mycobacterium tuberculosis and identifying antitubercular drugs.
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Reyad Elbarbary, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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Yinghan Fu
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab Major Expansions and Modifications Made to Dynalign that Allow Greater Flexibilities for Structure Predictions
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Michael Gleghorn, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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Lu Han
Graduate Student, Phizicky Lab
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Guangze Jin
Graduate Student, Butler Lab Possible biological roles of pin-domain toxin-antitoxin systems from Mycobacterium tuberculosis
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Ayse Kizilyer
Graduate Student, Smith Lab Neurotrophin signaling in megakaryocytes
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Scott Leddon, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Jim Miller Lab
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Joseph Liberman, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Wedekind Lab
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Joseph Liberman, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Wedekind Lab Structural Characterization of a PreQ1 Riboswitch
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Clarence Ling
Graduate Student, Ermolenko Lab Modulation of Ribosome Dynamics by Translation Factors and Antibiotics
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Geoffrey Lippa, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Wedekind Lab Taming of the Beast: Methods for the expression and purification of the innate antiretroviral factor APOBEC3G in complex with the HIV-1 protein Vif
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Sarah Loerch
Graduate Student, Kielkopf Lab The Structural Basis of U2AF Homology Motif Specificity of CAPERα
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Bronwyn Lucas
Graduate Student, Maquat Lab
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William McDougall, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Smith Lab RNA dependent inhibition of Apobec3G deaminase activity
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Keita Miyoshi, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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John Muchiri, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Bambara Lab Properties of HIV-1 reverse transcriptase that impact recombination
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Kiran Nakka, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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Aitor Nogalez-Gonzalez , Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Martinez-Sobrido Lab
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Emilio Ortiz-Riaño , Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Martinez-Sobrido Lab
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Matthew Payea
Graduate Student, Phizicky Lab Characterization of Rapid tRNA Decay: High-Throughput Identification of tRNA Substrates
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Maximilian Popp, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Maquat Lab
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Kimberly M.. Prohaska, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Smith Lab
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Lauren Rice
Graduate Student, Butler Lab
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Enea Salsi, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Ermolenko Lab
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Karyn Schmidt, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Butler Lab Analysis of the function and specificity of Air1 and Air2, components of the TRAMP complexes
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Michael Sloma
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab
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Keith Van Nostrand, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab Molecular mechanics analysis of minimum energy RNA conformational dynamics pathways
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Jiashi Wang, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Maquat Lab Control of Myogenesis by Rodent SINE-Containing lncRNAs
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Wenli Wang
Graduate Student, Thornton Lab Understanding the pathogenesis of myotonic dystrophy and developing new therapies
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Zhenjiang Xu, Ph.D.
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab RNA Secondary Structure Prediction of Multiple Sequences
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Xiao Ju. Zhang
Graduate Student, Mathews Lab