March 2018 - Jaclyn's paper on the role of histone demethylase KDM6A in pancreatic cancer is published in Cancer Cell.
On the cover: The Antikythera mechanism
Artwork: Amber Russell
December 2017 - Yan's paper on predicting CTCF-mediated chromatin interactions is on bioRxiv.
August 2017 - The Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory was awarded a 2-year R03 grant to study the cross-talk between epigenetics and metabolism in pancreatic cancer.
December 2016 - GW Cancer Center grand opening!
August 2016 - The Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory moved to the newly established GW Cancer Center on the 8th floor of the Science and Engineering Hall. (GWU virtual tour)
June 2016 - The Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory awarded a seed grant from the GW Cancer Center and a Cross-Disciplinary Research Fund from the GW Office of the Vice President (in collaboration with Dr. Peng, Department of Physics) to study chromatin organization.
March 2016 - Jaclyn's paper on the role of KDM2B in hematopoietic malignancies is published in JCI.
September 2015 - Coen joins the lab!
June 2015 - Nicole is awarded a Luther Rice Fellowship from the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences.
March 2015 - Stephanie joins the lab!
July 2014 - Yan joins the lab!
May 2014 - The Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory was awarded a 3-year NIH-R00 grant, titled "Role of Epigenetic Regulators in Pancreatic Cancer".
February 2014 - The Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory was awarded a 2-year NIH-R21 grant, titled "Elucidating and Targeting Epigenetic Oncogenic Networks in Pancreatic Cancer".
January 2014 - Start