Great job Claire!

By Valentina PerissiDecember 15th, 2022in Lab news

Congratulations to Ting-Yu (Claire) Fan for an excellent thesis defense seminar yesterday and a big thank you to Dr. Jude Deeney for a great co-mentoring experience! Happy to say Claire is not yet leaving the lab!

Congratulations to Dr. English!

By Valentina PerissiSeptember 14th, 2022in Lab news

Very proud to announce that Justin has successfully defended his PhD thesis! Although it is sad to see him leave, I share his excitement for a new chapter to begin and look forward to hear all about his new job at Axiom Healthcare Strategies.

Dafne wins a prestigious award from the Grunebaum Cancer Foundation

Well deserved congratulations to Dafne for becoming a Grunebaum Fellow! Every year the Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation supports junior faculty members at Harvard and Boston University in loving memory of Ms. Karin Grunebaum (for details see the Foundation website at So glad they have recognized  the importance of Dafne's new project on mitochondrial dysfunction in lung cancer!

Stefanie receives the Russek Award for Genetics and Genomics

Today we celebrate Henry I. Russek Student Achievement Day 2019, and Stefanie is the first prize award winner for the Genetics and Genomics Program. She will present her research on “The Role of GPS2 in the PI3K/AKT Pathway in Breast Cancer" in the Hiebert Lounge at 2:30 pm, with the award ceremony following at 3:40. Please join us to celebrate Stefanie and all other award winners!