Genetics graduate students win awards at MGG/CSB/HSG Annual Retreat

Graduate students in the Department of Genetics at Washington University School of Medicine won awards at the recent MGG/CSB/HSG annual retreat. Clarice Hong from the Cohen Lab, Robert Chen from the Gordon Lab, and Celine St. Pierre from the Lawson Lab won “Best...

Dougherty Lab presents at Society for Neuroscience annual meeting

The Dougherty Lab recently presented at the annual Society for Neuroscience meeting in Chicago. Dr. Susan Maloney, Instructor in Psychiatry and a member of the Dougherty Lab, presented on modeling social motivation in the mouse and the role of Shank3B and the oxytocin...

Dutcher Lab has new preprint on Primary ciliary dyskinesia

The Dutcher Lab has a new preprint, “Mutation of CFAP57 causes primary ciliary dyskinesia by disrupting the asymmetric targeting of a subset of ciliary inner dynein arms.” Mathieu Bottier, a postdoc in the Dutcher Lab, and Mihaela Stoyanova, a technician...

Reshma Bhagat joins Dougherty Lab as postdoc

Reshma Bhagat has joined the Dougherty Lab as a postdoc. Dr. Bhagat comes from a background studying molecular perturbations in neural cell types elicited by Zika virus components. Check out Dr. Bhagat’s work...

Jeff Milbrandt senior author on new SARM1 paper in JCI Insight

Jeffrey Milbrandt, M.D., Ph.D., the James S. McDonnell Professor of Genetics and head of the Department of Genetics at Washington University School of Medicine, is a senior author on a new paper from the DiAntonio Lab recently published in JCI Insight. The paper,...