Author: Leah Russell

sheehan defense

Congratulations, Dr. Robert Sheehan!

Congratulations to Bobby, who successfully defended his dissertation, “Closing the loop: A combined computational modeling and experimental approach provides novel insights into immune cell signaling systems and their global effects.” Bobby was advised by...


Koes and Sunseri published in Nucleic Acids Research

Congratulations to Dr. David Koes and Jocelyn Sunseri who published a paper in Nucleic Acids Research! Sunseri J, Koes DR (2016) Pharmit: interactive exploration of chemical space Nucleic Acids Res [Epub ahead of print].


Clark Lab featured in PittMed Magazine

“Understanding how genes co-evolve in animals could reveal links between human diseases” Nathan Clark and his lab are looking at connections between what we think of as different diseases and how these connections can help lead...


Kostka receives R01 grant

Dr. Dennis Kostka and Dr. Tony Capra (Vanderbilt University) received an NIH R01 grant for 1.1M over 3 years. “Modeling the Dynamics of Genome-Scale Data Across Trees” Recent efforts to elucidate molecular mechanisms of cellular...


Chennubhotla receives NSF grant with Quinn

Dr. Chakra Chennubhotla received an NSF grant for $768K. He will be working with Dr. Frederick Quinn and his former graduate student, Dr. Shannon Quinn. Title: OrNet: Large-scale analysis of organellar network evolution They will be...


Benos and Kaminski awarded NIH R01 grant

Drs. Takis Benos (Pitt) and Naftali Kaminski (Yale) were awarded by NIH 2.9M over four years to perform genomic analysis to study the tissue and cellular heterogeneity in IPF. Abstract: “Genomic Analysis of Tissue and Cellular Heterogeneity...