Congrats to former lab member Arya and lab affiliate Mike Cuoco for both being awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships!
Welcome to David Laub who is rotating in the lab this quarter from the UCSD BISB program
Congrats to Jessica for being awarded an F31 Fellowship from NIDA!
Our paper "Allele-specific expression reveals genes with recurrent cis-regulatory alterations in high-risk neuroblastoma" has been accepted for publication in Genome Biology. Congrats to lead author Arko Sen!
Welcome to Karthy Sajeev who joins the laboratory as an undergraduate researcher from UCSD!
Welcome to Kimberly Spaulding and Gege Qian, first year UCSD BISB students who are rotating in the lab this quarter!
Our paper "Leveraging Allele-Specific Expression for Therapeutic Response Gene Discovery in Glioblastoma" has been accepted for publication in Cancer Research! Congrats to lead authors Arko Sen from our lab and Briana Prager from the Rich lab!
Our laboratory was awarded a Genomic Innovatory Award from NHGRI, which will support our research on using CRISPR-directed genome perturbations to interpret trait-associated human genetic variation! Press release here.
Welcome to Jeff Jaureguy, who joinds our lab as a BISB PhD student after doing a summer internship at Genentech
Goodbye to Sherry who is moving on to UCLA to pursue a masters degree in computer science!
Congrats to Shanna for being awarded a diversity supplement from NIDDK, which will support her research on type 1 diabetes in collaboration with the Gaulton Lab at UCSD.
Goodby to Aaron Chen who is departing our laboratory to attend medical school at Stony Brook University!
Our paper, "Discovering single nucleotide variants and
indels from bulk and single-cell ATAC-seq", was published in
Acids Research. Congrats to all authors including
current and former lab members Arya, Arko, Jeff and Selene!
Welcome to Shanna Lavalle who joins our lab as a
Welcome to STARS summer students Jasmine Castellanos from Cal State Fullerton and Etchi Ako from UC Riverside!
Welcome to Mike Cuoco a rotation student from the UCSD
Welcome to Sherry Huang joins our
lab as a junior scientific programmer!
Welcome to Aaron Ho, who joins our lab as a junior
Congrats to Dr. Patrick for successfully defending his
dissertation. His is the first student to obtain his PhD in
Congrats to Jessica for passing her Senate Exam!
Our paper, "Discovering functional sequences with RELICS,
an analysis method for CRISPR screens", is
in PLOS Computational Biology. Congratulations to all of
the authors including Patrick, Hsiuyi, Aaron and Benson!
Welcome to Jeff, a roation student from the UCSD BISB program.
Mickey has decided to join the lab for his Ph.D.!
Congratulations to Patrick for being a semi-finalist for
the Charles J. Epstein Trainee Award, and for being
selected to give a talk at this year's (virtual) ASHG conference.
A huge congratulations to former student Lillian for
winning FIRST PLACE in the Regeneron Science Talent Search!
Article in Forbes.
Welcome to Mickey, a rotation student from the UCSD BMS PhD program.
Welcome back to the lab Arya, and congratulations on being
accepted into the UCSD BISB PhD program and graduating from
Congratulations to Aaron for completing his undergraduate
degree at UCSD in Biochemistry and Cell Biology.
Welcome Karthik, who joins us as a UCSD undergraduate researcher.
Welcome to Chris, a rotation student from the UCSD BMS program.
Congrats to Hsiuyi for being awarded a 2020 Salk Women & Science Award!
Congrats to Lillian for being one of the 40 finalists for
this year’s Regeneron Science Talent Search, the nation’s
oldest and most prestigious science competition for high
Congrats to Hsiuyi for being awarded a 2020 Salk Alumni Fellowship!
Congrats to Lillian for being offered early admission to Harvard University!
Jessica and Patrick attend the Probabilistic Modeling in
Genomics Conference in Aussois, France. Jessica presents a
poster and Patrick gives a talk. Congrats to both for being
awarded travel scholarships to attend the meeting!
Welcome Lillian, who joins us as a summer student from Los Alamos High School.
Welcome back Arya, who joins the lab for a second summer internship.
Congratulations to Jessica, who is awarded
Scholarship to study abroad in Berlin, Germany for one
Welcome to Annabell, our new research administrative assistant.
Joe, a BISB PhD student, begins a rotation in the lab.
So long to Beth, who is switching to full-time admin support for the Gage lab.