Highlights

2018 DoD Ovarian Cancer Academy Career Award-Dr. Jogender Tushir-Singh

Dr. Jogender Tushir-Singh, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Member UVA Cancer Center has been awarded with Department of Defense (DoD), Ovarian Cancer Academy Early Career Award. The award is highly prestigious and … [Read more...]

Anindya Dutta-HPV DIscovery at UVA Cancer Center

Please find links to radio cast and tv cast for Dr. Dutta and staff to discuss this new … [Read more...]

2019 Pinn Scholar Recipient-Dr. Mazhar Adli

Congratulations to Dr. Mazhar Adli for selection as a 2019 Pinn Scholar.  His project entitled  “Identifying synthetic lethal partners of recurrent cancers mutations through massively parallel combinatorial double knockout genetic screens” was chosen … [Read more...]

Mazhar Adli speaks with reports about the controversial issue surrounding the CRISPRed Chinese babies

More to come however initial interviews can be found … [Read more...]

2018 Lasker Award-Dr. C. David Allis

Congratulations to Dr. C. David Allis a former faculty member at the University of Virginia who received the 2018 Lasker Award for his work on histone modifications and gene expression.  Dr. Allis performed his seminal work while a Professor in … [Read more...]

2018 Robert J Kadner Award-Dr. Jeff Smith

On behalf of the Academy of Distinguished Educators, I am writing to congratulate you on being awarded the 2018 Robert J. Kadner Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching, because of your exceptional teaching. We will recognize your receipt of this … [Read more...]

2018 SfN travel award-Will Chronister

Congratulations to William Chronister for being chosen as a 2018 SfN travel fellow.  Will was chosen after submitting a CV, Abstract for 2018 CVCSN conference, and letter of recommendation from his PI.  These funds will support his travel to this … [Read more...]

Dr’s Jogender Tushir-Singh and Sanchita Bhatnagar-UVA Today and Cancer Cell Article on Ovarian Cancer Tumors

Congratulations to Jogender and Sanchita on this exiting new breakthrough, article published in Cancer Cell.                                  UVA Developing ‘Two-Headed Arrow’ to Kill Ovarian Cancer … [Read more...]

2018 Society for Neuroscience Award-Nadine Michel

Congratulations to Nadine on her SFN award for 2018.   Dear Nadine Michel, On behalf of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN), SfN’s Professional Development … [Read more...]

Dr. Mazhar Adli’s review of the powerhouse technique: “The CRISPR tool kit for genome editing and beyond

Dr. Mazhar Adli recently published a great review of the powerhouse technique:  “The CRISPR tool kit for genome editing and beyond.   You can read the full article at: The CRISPR tool kit for genome editing and beyond. … [Read more...]