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We welcome Maya Igarashi back to the lab!

Jul. 6, 2020—Maya was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee. She received her bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College. Outside of lab she enjoys crafting, knitting, and taiko (traditional Japanese drumming).

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Congratulations to Rodrigo on the publication of his paper on CK1-interacting proteins in Scientific Reports

Apr. 22, 2020—Rodrigo Guillen’s paper, “CRISPR-mediated gene targeting of CK1δ/ε leads to enhanced understanding of their role in endocytosis via phosphoregulation of GAPVD1,” is now available in Scientific Reports! Congratulations, Rodrigo! Former lab member Janel Beckley, and current lab member Jun-Song Chen also contributed to this publication. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-020-63669-2

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Congratulations to Rodrigo Guillen for a successful thesis defense!

Apr. 22, 2020—Rodrigo Guillen defended his thesis, “Investigating the cellular functions of casein kinase 1 delta and epsilon through identification of their interacting partners and substrates,” on April 24th at 2:00 PM on Zoom. Congratulations, Rodrigo! We are proud of you!

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Congratulations to Rahul and MariaSanta on the publication of their paper on the phosphoregulation of Cdc15 by polarity kinase Pom1!

Mar. 3, 2020—Congratulations to Rahul and MariaSanta on the acceptance of his paper, “DYRK Kinase Pom1 drives F-BAR protein Cdc15 from the membrane to promote medial division,” to Molecular Biology of the Cell. Marcin, Jun-Song, Chloe, and lab alumni Rachel and Nathan were also contributors to this publication. Thank you to the Sophie G. Martin Lab, and...

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We welcome Dr. Jitender Bisht to the lab!

Feb. 13, 2020—Please join us in welcoming our new postdoctoral fellow, Jitender,  to the Gould Lab! Jitender was born in Almora, Uttrakhand but grew up in New Delhi, India. He completed his Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences at the University of Wyoming. His dissertation research was mainly focused on the interphase and mitotic stages of...

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