Our XMAP215 catastrophe paper accepted in JCB!
The Zanic lab welcomes an incoming QCB student Tara Hickman for a summer rotation in the lab!
Marija gives a talk on her career path to date in Motors in Quarantine: “Meet Your Heros” special! Thank you Darius Köster and Anne Straube for the kind invitation!
Claire Strothman defends her Ph.D. thesis and becomes the very first Zanic lab Ph.D. awardee! Big congrats on a stellar performance, Claire!
Our Quick Guide to TOG-domain Proteins out in Current Biology!
The Zanic lab welcomes our newest lab member, Saptarshi Chattarjee! Saptarshi is awaiting conferral of his PhD Physics degree for his computational biophysics work with Raja Paul, IACS, India.
The lab says goodbye to our amazing undergrad Stephanie Wang, who is off to medical school!
Marija promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure! Yay!!!
Beth and Marija give talks, and Goker presents a poster at the 2021 Annual Biophysical Society meeting.
Marija awarded the Early Career Award from the Motility and Cytoskeleton Subgroup of the Biophysical Society! Thank you!!!
Our new paper on SSNA1 up on bioRxiv!
The Zanic lab welcomes 1st year graduate students Reese Martin (QCB) and Steven Wall (IGP) for a lab rotation!
Our new paper on XMAP215-induced microtubule catastrophe up on bioRxiv!
Marija gives a talk at the Reconstituting Cell Biology subgroup at the 2020 ASCB/EMBO Meeting. Thanks to co-chairs Kassie Ori-McKenney & Gary Brouhard for the invitation!
The lab participates at the annual 2020 ASCB/EMBO meeting with four posters!
Our tubulin economy review in collaboration with Puck Ohi out in Current Opinion in Cell Biology!
Marija gives a talk at the Motors in Quarantine series! Big thanks to Anne Straube & colleagues for hosting!
Claire wins a poster award at the Triangle Cytoskeleton meeting! Congrats!
Marija gives a talk at the very exciting Theory and Modeling of Living Systems workshop on size control in biological systems. Big thanks to Shashank Shekhar for the invitation!
Nikki awarded F31 fellowship from the NHLBI! Way to go!
Beth gives a talk on her SSNA1 work at the 2020 UK Cilia Network Symposium!
Claire wins logo design contests for both the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology AND the Department of Biochemistry at Vanderbilt! Big congrats Claire!!!
We welcome 1st year QCB student Mikaela Elder for a rotation in the Zanic lab.
Beth selected a 2020 Leading Edge Fellow, gives a talk at the Leading Edge Symposium. Bravo Beth!
Zanic lab thrilled to be awarded a new NSF Research Grant!
Beth wins the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology Outstanding Postdoc Award! Go Beth!
Our microtubule treadmilling paper accepted in PNAS!
With the rest of the world, the Zanic lab switches to remote work.
Welcome to 1st year IGP student Deanna Bowman for a rotation in our lab!
Marija gives a talk at the 64th annual Biophysical Society Meeting in San Diego, CA.
Marija presents a seminar at the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Big thanks to Jeff Moore for hosting!
Marija hosts Amy Maddox, UNC for a CDB seminar. Great times!
The Zanic lab participates at the annual ASCB/EMBO 2019 meeting in Washington, DC. Strong representation with 5 posters and 1 talk!
Marija participates in an inspiring NSF Reintegrating Biology workshop in Atlanta, GA.
Marija presents a seminar at the Princeton Center for the Physics of Biological Function. Big thanks to Andrew Leifer for hosting!
Marija hosts Sam Reck-Peterson for a CDB seminar. What a treat!
Marija back from giving a seminar at WUSTL Cell Biology and Physiology. Big thanks to Silvia Jansen for hosting!
Marija gives at talk at UT Southwestern Biophysics. Big thanks to Kendra Frederick for hosting!
Welcome to 1st year IGP student Kateryna Nabukhotna for a rotation in our lab!
Strothman et al. featured on the September cover of JCB
Caye shines at her Qualifying Exam
Marija back from the Michigan Microtubules May Meeting
Veronica takes part in the MBL Analytical and Quantitative Light Microscopy Course
Congrats to Megan Dumas, a brand new Ph.D.
Veronica presents a ReX seminar
Cayetana participates in the EMBO Emerging Concepts of the Neuronal Cytoskeleton Workshop
Marija gives a talk at the Annual Searle Scholars Meeting
Marija gives a talk at University of Minnesota
Welcome James Hayes
Goker presents at the annual Biophysical Society meeting in Baltimore, MD
Marija back from the AAMC Leadership Workshop in San Diego
Marija writes a JCB Spotlight with colleague Joshua Alper
Beth participates in the “Reconstitution of cell cytoskeleton in vitro” workshop in UK
Welcome Rachel Dotterweich
Claire and Marija give talks, and Beth and Veronica present posters at the ASCB meeting in San Diego
Annual mechanobiology lab retreat with the Lang lab
Our latest review out in Current Opinion in Cell Biology
Veronica awarded AHA Predoctoral Fellowship
Marija gives a talk at the TSU Department of Biological Sciences
Marija hosts Sadie Wignall, Northwestern University for CDB seminar
Bailey, Blake and Stephanie present their summer research projects
Beth back from the Physics of Integrated Biological Systems EMBO Workshop in Cargese, France
Claire, Veronica and Marija back from the Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting
Welcome Steven Walker
Welcome Clarice Amelia Lee
Claire wins Dean’s Award for Exceptional Achievement
Marija presents at the GRC Motors conference
Welcome Sarah Hall
Welcome Blake Hanan
Marija back from the EMBO Microtubules Meeting in Heidelberg, Germany
Beth and Claire win poster awards at the Cell Dynamics Symposium
Nikki wins a slot on the Molecular Biophysics Training Program NIH Grant
Marija presents at the Vanderbilt Board of Trust Meeting