Lab News

07/2019 - the lab hosts Boaz Levi from the Allen Institute for Brain Science for his seminar at the UCSF Mission Bay

07/2019 - Ryan Ziffra presents an update at the monthly collaboration meeting at the Psychiatric Cell Map Initiative

06/2019 - We host Kenneth Kwan from the University of Michigan for his presentation at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine

06/2019 - We host Ed Lein from the Allen Institute for Brain Science for his seminar presentation at the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub

06/2019 - Mohamed Aboukilila joins the lab after finishing his PhD at UC Merced

06/2019 - Matt Keefe (DSCB) and Derek Bogdanoff (Tetrad) join the lab as graduate students

12/2018 - The lab is awarded a prestigious PBBR grant to study development of cortical circuits

12/2018 - Tom gives a talk during the Allen Institute Showcase Symposium

12/2018 - Matt (DSCB) and Lorenzo (Tetrad) give presentations to summarize the work they did during the rotation.

11/2018 - Our paper with the laboratory of Ken Kosik on microRNAs is published in Nature Neuroscience

11/2018 - Tom will serve as a Next Generation Leader for the Allen Institute for Brain Science Advisory Council

10/2018 - Our work featured as a finalist in the Eppendorf and Science Prize for Neurobiology competition

10/2018 - The lab is funded by the CZ Biohub Intercampus Research Award

10/2018 - The lab joins the Chan-Zuckerberg Biohub team to work together with exciting collaborators Alex Pollen, Jimmie Ye, David Schaffer, Alice Ting, Jim Wells, Kole Roybal, Jonathan Weissman

09/2018 - The lab welcomes two rotation students, Lorenzo (Tetrad) and Matthew (DSCB)

09/2018 - Galina receives her Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) - congratulations!

09/2018 - MicroRNAs in single cells - preprint on Biorxiv

08/2018 - We join the PsychENCODE consortium, in collaboration with Nadav Ahituv, Katie Pollard, and Alex Pollen labs

06/2018 - David Shin, Denise Allen, and Ryan Ziffra - three brave BMS graduate students join the lab

10/2017 - Galina Schmunk joins the lab from UCI, welcome Galina!

08/2017 - The lab receives Broad Foundation Innovation Award

07/2017 - The lab starts, Ryan Delgado joins the lab

01/2017 - Tom awarded a Bridge to Independence Award from the Simons Foundation.