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Recent Publications

Casadevall A, Mitchell, AP, Berman J,Kwon-Chung KJ, Perfect, Heitman J. Human Fungal Pathogens. Book Series: A Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Medicine Collection. 2014.

Saurabh S, Beck LE, Maji S, Baty CJ, Wang Y, Yan Q, Watkins SC, Bruchez MP. Multiplexed modular genetic targeting of quantum dots. ACS Nano. 2014 Nov 25;8(11):11138-46.

Gittis AH, Berke JD, Bevan MD, Chan CS, Mallet N, Morrow MM, Schmidt R. New roles for the external globus pallidus in Basal Ganglia circuits and behavior. J Neurosci. 2014 Nov 12;34(46):15178-83.

Shackney SE, Chowdhury SA, Schwartz R. A Novel Subset of Human Tumors That Simultaneously Overexpress Multiple E2F-responsive Genes Found in Breast, Ovarian, and Prostate Cancers. Cancer Inform. 2014 Nov 3;13(Suppl 5):89-100.

Chung D, Barker BM, Carey CC, Merriman B, Werner ER, Lechner BE, Dhingra S, Cheng C, Xu W, Blosser SJ, Morohashi K, Mazurie A, Mitchell TK, Haas H, Mitchell AP, Cramer RA. ChIP-seq and In Vivo Transcriptome Analyses of the Aspergillus fumigatus SREBP SrbA Reveals a New Regulator of the Fungal Hypoxia Response and Virulence. PLoS Pathog. 2014 Nov 6;10(11):e1004487.

Song L, Bachert C, Schjoldager KT, Clausen H, Linstedt AD. Development of Isoform-specific Sensors of Polypeptide GalNAc-transferase Activity. J Biol Chem. 2014 Oct 31

Soohoo AL, Bowersox SL, Puthenveedu MA. Visualizing Clathrin-mediated Endocytosis of G Protein-coupled Receptors at Single-event Resolution via TIRF Microscopy. J Vis Exp. 2014 Oct 20


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Simran Saini
Thesis: “Mechanistic Insights into Homotypic Fusion of ER Membranes by the Atlastin GTPase”
Advisor: Tina Lee, Ph.D.

Suchitra Ramachandran
Thesis: “Visual Statistical Learning in Monkey Inferotemporal Cortex”
Advisor: Carl Olson, Ph.D.

Gino Gallo
Thesis: "Innovations in the Field of Fluorogen-activating Proteins"
Advisor: Jonathan Jarvik, Ph.D.

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