Highlights

Adli Lab-Finds New Way to Shut Off Genes to Battle Genetic Diseases

Congratulations to the Adli … [Read more...]

Ubiquitin Modification by the E3 Ligase-Molecular Cell Paper-Bryce Paschal & CS Yang

Congratulations to Dr. Bryce Paschal for his recently published paper in Molecular Cell entitled Ubiquitin Modification by the E3 Ligase.  See link for additional information and abstract. Ubiquitin Modification by the E3 … [Read more...]

Adli Lab finds way to view genes inside living cells in real time

UVA Team Finds Way to View Genes Inside Living Cells, in Real Time: Please read more in UVA today. https://www.news.virginia.edu/content/uva-team-finds-way-view-genes-inside-living-cells-real-time   … [Read more...]

2017 UVA E-Cup Competition-Sepehr Zomorodi & Jisun Kim

Congratulations goes to Sepehr Zomorodi (4th Year BME) and Jisun Kim (3rd Year BME), working jointly in the McConnell lab and the Swami lab (CSE) who won second place in the launch round of the UVa Entrepreneurship Cup.  This follows an earlier first … [Read more...]

2017/2018 Double Hoo Award-Robyn Sherman & Zeming (Eileen) Zheng

Congratulations to Robyn Sherman and Zeming (Eileen) Zheng in the Bhatnagar Lab. They have been selected as 2017/2018 Double Hoo Award recipients for their project entitled "Awakening the Silent X-chromosome for Rett Syndrome Therapeutics".  Their … [Read more...]

Dr. Edward Egelman receives prestigious MIRA award from NIH

Dr. Ed Egelman just received a very prestigious MIRA award from the NIH.  This award is given after a very competitive review to a subset of scientists who have >2 R01s from the NIGMS. NIGMS adopted this  scheme to make long term commitments to … [Read more...]

2017 Harrison Award Recipients

Congratulations to our new Harrision Undergraduate Research Award Recipients Christine Lee (Grant Lab), Julia Graff (Dutta Lab), Nancy Lee (Guertin Lab) and Alina Nguyen (McConnell Lab).   The Harrison Award is made possible … [Read more...]

Mouadh Benamar

The Connect and Mouadh Benamar on being a BIMS Student. (https://uvaconnect.com/6-questions-with-bims-student-mouadh-benamar … [Read more...]

UVA-VTC Grant-Dr.’s Bhatnagar, McConnell, Morozov and Beenhakker

Congratulations to these doctors for the pilot project award entitled: Pharmacological Reactivation of Inactive X-linked MECP2 for Rett Syndrome Therapeutics, has been selected for funding! … [Read more...]

NCI Challenge Grant-Dr. Michael Guertin

Dr. Michael Guertin and Yunxian Liu came second in the NCI Challenge grant competition and are featured on this website.  Congratulations Michael and … [Read more...]