Current GGSB Students
Elucidating the role of young genes in development: From function to phenotype
Genetic and Neural Mechanisms of PNPO Deficiency in Epilepsy
Investigating gene regulatory networks underlying early cardiogenesis
Interested in asymmetric cell divisions in early C. elegans development
Functional Evolution of New Essential Genes in Drosophila melanogaster
Mechanisms of N4 middle gene transcription initiation
3D genome organization, gene regulation, mechanism of enhancer function
Montefiori L, Wuerffel R, Roqueiro D, Lajoie B, Guo C, Gerasimova T, De S, Wood W, Becker KG, Dekker J, Liang J, Sen R, Kenter AL. Extremely long-range chromatin loops link topological domains to facilitate a diverse antibody repertoire. Cell Rep 2016
Gerasimova T, Guo C, Ghosh A, Qiu S, Montefiori L, Verma-Gaur J, Choi NM, Feeney AJ, Sen R. A structural hierarchy mediated by multiple nuclear factors establishes IgH locus conformation. Genes Dev 2015
My research interests focus on identifying the contribution of genetic variation to complex traits.
Gamazon ER, Wheeler HE, Shah KP, Mozaffari SV, Aquino-Michaels K, Carroll RJ, Eyler AE, Denny JC, Nicolae DL, Cox NJ, Im HK: A gene-based association method for mapping traits using reference transcriptome data. Nat Genet 2015:1–10
My research is focused on investigating the molecular mechanisms by which cells achieve reductional segregation of homologous chromosomes during meiosis I.
Two-component system regulation of surface attachment in Caulobacter crescentus
Exploring genetic and epigenetic responses of cultured nasal epithelial cells to viral and bacterial stimuli in chronic rhinosinutis (CRS) patients and controls.