Basic Sciences Division

Seminars and Meetings

The following events are for members of the Basic Sciences Division and other scientific collaborators. Read more about meetings, clubs and seminars >

Current Biology
Emily Hatch (Eisenman)
Tuesday, Jan 27

Retrovirus Meeting
Bridget Robinson (Lingappa)
“Packaging of the HIV-1 genome is initiated within an RNA granule”

Thursday, January 29

Friday Evening Seminar
Jason Rogers                  (Gottschling)
Susan Parkhurst               (Parkhurst)

Friday, January 30
Pelton Auditorium

Division News

Kathryn Hooper, a grad student from Jesse Bloom lab, was selected to attend the St. Jude symposium.

Dr. Olsen Awarded a Junior Faculty Support Grant in Studying the Basic Biology of Aging

Basic Sciences junior faculty member Dr. Carissa Perez Olsen has been granted the University of Washington's Junior Faculty Support in the Basic Biology of Aging award to study her project titled "Understanding the Role of Plasmalogens in Membrane and Organismal Aging"
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Jackie Lang won the first place for a graduate research talk at the 2014 AISES meeting

Career Opportunity

Junior and Senior Faculty Members
The division of Basic Sciences is seeking applicants for available faculty member positions. For more info, please click here.

Latest Publications

Henikoff S, Smith MM. (2015). Histone Variants and Epigenetics. Cold Spring Harbor perspectives in biology, 7(1).
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Park K, Shen BW, Parmeggiani F, Huang P-S, Stoddard BL, Baker D. (2015). Control of repeat-protein curvature by computational protein design. Nat Struct Mol Biol.
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Zhao H, Faltermeier CM, Mendelsohn L, Porter PL, Clurman BE, Roberts JM. (2014). Mislocalization of p27 to the cytoplasm of breast cancer cells confers resistance to anti-HER2 targeted therapy. Oncotarget, 5(24), 12704-14.
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Congratulations to our recent graduates!

These graduate students recently obtained their Ph.D.:

  • Patrick Mitchell (Malik Lab)
  • Benjamin Ross (Malik Lab)
  • Kristina Krassovsky (MCB)
  • Christopher Weber (MCB)