Almost the whole lab attended the local ASCB Triangle Cytoskeleton meeting. Laura, Sampada, Chris, and Elliot presented posters, and Chris won a poster award. Stephanie talked about Laura McCormick’s beautiful thesis work
Laura presented her lovely thesis work at the CSHL Meeting Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Connectivity
Kimberly was awarded a prestigious HHMI Gilliam Fellowship. Congratulations Kimberly!
Anca Frasineanu does her first BBSP rotation in the Gupton lab. Welcome Anca!
Stephanie attends the Neural Development GRC in New Port Rhode Island and talks about Laura McCormick’s beautiful thesis work
Notice of Award arrives for a Leica Stellaris STED microscope to be housed in the Hooker Imaging Core, where Stephanie serves as Faculty advisor for Light Microscopy. We are so excited to bring this technology to campus and grateful for this S10 NIH funding
Kimberly Lukasik, graduate student in the Cell Biology and Physiology Curriculum nailed her qualifying exam and is officially a PhD candidate. Congratulations Kimberly!
Stephanie attends the Dynamics of Cell Polarity GRC in New London New Hampshire and talks about Laura McCormick’s beautiful thesis work
Elliot Evans (UNC), Amienata Fatajo (UNC) and Claire Ahomo (Georgia Tech) are in the lab this summer. Welcome to Elliot full time and welcome to new members Amienata and Clare.
Stephanie received a Scialog Team Award through Chemical Machinery of the Cell. The goal of these awards is to catalyze breakthroughs in fundamental understanding of chemical processes which underlie the workings of intact living cells that will lead to a new era of advancement in cell biology. Along with Alexis Komor, (Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego) and Yan Yu (Chemistry, Indiana University), the team will work on the project: Elucidating the Polygenic Origins of Schizophrenia: Linking Protein Trafficking to Synapse Function