Lorena at the University of Michigan

Lorena was a SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship) student in 2012. She is now a graduate student in the Biomedical Sciences program at the University of Michigan. She is in the Pathology program currently working in a cancer genomics laboratory focused on translational research. 

Best of luck!

Amalia now a postdoc at the CReM


Dr. Amalia Capilla is a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology with expertise in planar cell polarity pathways in Drosophila melanogaster and in tissue regeneration. Amalia was a visiting postdoctoral scientist in the Dominguez lab in the summer of 2015 studying the regulation of Wnt signaling by CK2.


Raji starts B.U. Medical School


Raji worked in the Dominguez lab while an undergraduate student, BU (4th year) on analysis of MEF transfection efficiency

Best of luck!


Kenneth Ngo found a job at MGH


Kenneth Ngo to intern again in the lab

His internship will be the culmination of his Bachelor of Science degree in the BLCS program at the Metropolitan College. Welcome back, Ken!

Amalia Capilla, a postdoctoral scientist to visit the laboratory

Dr. Amalia Capilla, a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology with expertise in planar cell polarity pathways in Drosophila melanogaster and in tissue regeneration is visiting the Dominguez laboratory. Welcome!

New undergraduate student to join the lab

Grace Ferri, an undergraduate student at Boston University, will join the laboratory on June 2015

Melissa Chua has been awarded the Babur Z. Khalique Memorial Scholarship

This fellowship was awarded by the Medical Student Summer Research Program (MSSRP). Congratulations!

Allahua and Pyda have been awarded Summer UROP awards


Congratulations Charina!



Charina Ortega was selected as an Undergraduate Intern at Genzyme to research on Protein Engineering this summer 2015

Ortega and Yoon Posters

Charina Ortega and Nicole Yoon have presented posters at New England Science Symposium. Well done!

Charina Ortega to talk at the Cancer Focused Seminar Series

Charina will be presenting data from her article “Mining CK2 in Cancer

New undergraduate student to join the lab

Nicole Yoon, an undergraduate student at Boston College, will join officially the laboratory on February first

First year MD student to join the lab

Mellissa Chua will join the laboratory this 2015 spring semester

Melissa Allahua to leave for Madrid

Melissa Allahua leaves for Madrid, Spain. She is in a Level III internship program studying at the UAM to complete her Spanish minor, and interning at el Servicio de Cirugía General, del Hospital Universitario HM Montepríncipe

Charina has been awarded a 2015 Spring UROP award


Charina Ortega and Josh Seidner’s paper “Mining CK2 in cancer” appears published on-line in PLOsONE


Erin Deadmon has found a job at Tufts University


Charina Ortega to talk at the GSI symposium

Charina Ortega´s abstract has been selected for oral presentation at the 2014 Annual Genome Science Institute (GSI) symposium

Charina is second to the left.

Charina is second to the left.

Ortega and Henderson Posters

Charina Ortega and Tatyanna Henderson have presented posters at 2014 Evans Days in the Department of Medicine.

Ortega Poster

Charina Ortega has presented posters at the 2014 Annual Translational Science Symposium organized by the Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute (BU CTSI)

Charina has been awarded a 2014 Fall UROP award


Good luck Mikaela!

Mikaela Oliverio leaves Boston to study for an MPH in International Health at University College Dublin. Good luck!

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