Yuan Simon Wang joins the lab today. Welcome Simon


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Yuan Simon Wang joined the lab today. Simon recently finished his graduate work in the lab of Rudolf Wu at the University of Hong Kong before doing a brief stint as a post-doc in Yin Shen’s lab at UCSF. Welcome Simon!

Iliès Haddou starts his internship in the lab today


Friday, January 13th, 2017

Iliès Haddou, an MD-PhD student from the Inserm Liliane Bettencourt School, joins us for a six-month internship. Welcome Iliès!

The Celtics lost but we still had fun


Thursday, December 1st, 2016

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Our book chapter on 6mA is online


Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Our chapter “N6-Methyladenine: A Conserved and Dynamic DNA Mark” in the book DNA Methyltransferases – Role and Function is now up on pubmed. In the chapter we give an overview of DNA modifications, discuss the history of 6mA throughout the tree of life, describe methods for detecting and quantifying 6mA, describe enzymes and binding proteins, and touch on the biological role of 6mA.

Check out our chapter O’Brown ZK and Greer EL N6-Methyladenine: A Conserved and Dynamic DNA Mark Adv Exp Med Biol 945:213-246 (2016)