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Hinman Lab Shows How Proteins Can Evolve New Functions

Fresh off a highlight in Science, the Hinman lab is excited to share their recent research with a larger scientific community. Originally published in Molecular Biology and ... Read More »

Upcoming Seminars & Events

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Final Public Oral Examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Alys Cheatle Jarvela
Evolution of DNA Recognition in a Tbrain Transcription Factor and
its Impact on Larval Neurogenesis in Echinoderms

3:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Social Room

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Departmental Seminar
John Woolford, Ph.D.
Carrie Doonan, Ph.D.
Making the Most of Your Senior Year
12:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room

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Recent Publications

Zarnowski R, Westler WM, Lacmbouh GA, Marita JM, Bothe JR, Bernhardt J, Lounes-Hadj Sahraoui A, Fontaine J, Sanchez H, Hatfield RD, Ntambi JM, Nett JE, Mitchell AP, Andes DR. Novel entries in a fungal biofilm matrix encyclopedia. MBio. 2014 Aug 5;5(4). pii: e01333-14

Tewari R, Jarvela T, Linstedt AD. Manganese induces oligomerization to promote down-regulation of the intracellular trafficking receptor used by Shiga toxin. Mol Biol Cell. 2014 Jul 30. pii: mbc.E14-05-1003.

Chowdhury SA, Shackney SE, Heselmeyer-Haddad K, Ried T, Schäffer AA, Schwartz R. Algorithms to Model Single Gene, Single Chromosome, and Whole Genome Copy Number Changes Jointly in Tumor Phylogenetics. PLoS Comput Biol. 2014 Jul 31;10(7):e1003740.

Vistein R, Puthenveedu MA. Src regulates sequence-dependent beta-2 adrenergic receptor recycling via cortactin phosphorylation. Traffic. 2014 Jul 31. doi: 10.1111/tra.12202.

Van PT, Ganesan V, Bass V, Parthasarathy A, Schlesinger D, Minden JS. In-gel equilibration for improved protein retention in 2DE-based proteomic workflows. Electrophoresis. 2014 Jul 17

Cheatle Jarvela AM, Brubaker L, Vedenko A, Gupta A, Armitage BA, Bulyk ML, Hinman VF. Modular Evolution of DNA-Binding Preference of a Tbrain Transcription Factor Provides a Mechanism for Modifying Gene Regulatory Networks. Mol Biol Evol. 2014 Jul 12

Jarvela TS, Linstedt AD. The Application of KillerRed for Acute Protein Inactivation in Living Cells. Curr Protoc Cytom. 2014 Jul 1;69:12.35.1-12.35.10

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