Category: News

Madison Mehlferber’s Stem Cell Review Accepted!


Madison's stem cell review titled "Transcription factors and splice factors as interconnected regulators of stem cell fate" got accepted to Current Stem Cell Reports.

Sheynkman lab presents at Gordon Research Conference


Dr. Sheynkman and graduate student Jamie Saquing attended the GRC Post-Transcriptional Gene Regulation conference in Newry, Maine from July 10-15, 2022. Jamie gave a poster presentation of her work on…

Dr. Gloria Sheynkman receives young researcher award at ASMS 2022


Dr. Sheynkman was awarded one of three research awards at the June 2022 American Society for Mass Spectrometry conference in Minneapolis, MN. These awards are given annually to young researchers…

Session on long-read sequencing in disease research accepted for the 2022 ASHG annual meeting!


Aberrant splicing underlies many human diseases, including cancer, cardiovascular diseases, and neurological disorders. The mapping of splicing quantitative trait loci (sQTL) has shown that genetic regulation of alternative splicing is…

Jamie Saquing accepted into the UVA BIMS program – congratulations Jamie!


Congratulations to Jamie Saquing who has just been accepted into the UVA BIMS program! Jamie is interested in computational and systems biology. Her project involves the development of a novel…

Sheynkman and Korkin labs awarded an R01 from NLM


The Sheynkman lab, in close collaboration with Dr. Dmitry Korkin's laboratory at the Worchester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), was awarded an R01 supported by the National Library of Medicine. This joint…