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Sep 27, 2015

Human PGBD5 induces DNA transposition

Transposons are mobile genetic elements that are found in most living organisms. We have now found that human PGBD5 can induce DNA transposition in human cells. The apparent conservation of…

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Jul 24, 2015

Native proteome extraction using poloxamer-based adaptive focused sonication

Recent developments in quantitative high-resolution mass spectrometry have led to significant improvements in the sensitivity and specificity of biochemical analyses of cellular reactions, protein-protein interactions, and small molecule drug discovery.…

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Jul 21, 2015

Transposon mapping using flanking sequence exponential anchored (FLEA) PCR

This protocol describes a modified version of flanking sequence exponential anchored (FLEA) PCR. The original FLEA-PCR method was developed to amplify integration sites of retroviruses or retro-transposons. Such transposons contain…

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Jul 16, 2015

Meet 2015 Summer Students

[caption id="attachment_287" align="alignnone" width="720"] Conor O'Donnell (UC Dublin), Mondira Ray (Pitt), Camila Villasante (Johns Hopkins), Huong Tang (UMass).[/caption]

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Jun 22, 2015

Welcome Lauren Forbes

We are thrilled to welcome Lauren Forbes as a PhD thesis student. Lauren is a graduate student in Pharmacology, with an interest in drug design and cancer therapeutics. She obtained…

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