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Summer Research with Undergraduates (Grinnell College 2017)

My previous research demonstrated that a SUMO-targeted ubiquitin ligase complex, Slx5/Slx8 (RNF4 in mammalian), supports cell survival despite the damaged genome in budding yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae). We reason that this finding in yeast can be translated to mammalian cells since … Continue reading

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Post Doctoral Research

This study was published in Thu et al., Cell Reports, 2016. One essential process of life,¬†known as DNA replication, is to accurately pass on the inheritable genetic information to the future generation.¬† Intriguingly, replication is an orchestrated process involving multiple … Continue reading

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Thesis Research

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