… to Dr. Elaine Dunleavy, who was recently awarded the prestigious Wellcome Trust Research Career Development Fellowship. Elaine, a former graduate of NUI Galway, will join the CCB in June this year. She will conduct her research on how gametes…
….to Tara Sugrue: the recent work of Tara, a PhD student with Noel Lowndes and Rod Ceredig (REMEDI) has been “highlighted” in the newsletter, Mesenchymal Cell News, see below.
Sugrue T, Lowndes NF*, Ceredig R*. Mesenchymal stromal cells: radio-resistant members of the bone marrow. <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23165606> Immunol Cell Biol. 2013 Jan;91(1):5-11. doi: 10.1038/icb.2012.61. Epub 2012 Nov 20. PMID: 23165606
Sugrue T, Brown JA, Lowndes NF*, Ceredig R*. Multiple facets of the DNA damage response contribute to the radioresistance of mouse mesenchymal stromal cell lines. <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22961695> Stem Cells. 2013 Jan;31(1):137-45. doi: 10.1002/stem.1222. PMID: 22961695
The Lahue lab and the CCB welcome new postdoctoral fellow Dr. Yanfang Ye. She is from Fujian province, China and has conducted research in Japan, Switzerland, USA and now, Ireland.
Also from the Lahue lab: Trinucleotide repeat expansions catalyzed by human cell-free extracts. Stevens et al. Cell Research Advance Online Publication (2013) http://www.nature.com/cr/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/cr201312a.html
from the Lahue lab: MutS-Beta and histone deacetylase complexes promote expansions of trinucleotide repeats in human cells. Gannon et al. Nucleic Acids Res. 40 10324-10333 (2012) http://nar.oxfordjournals.org/content/40/20/10324.full