Michael Soo was a BMB graduate student. In 2007, Mike graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Chemistry and Political Science. Besides science, Mike likes photography, bonsai, cooking, the Phillies, the Eagles, craft beer, independent music, and vintage workwear. Mike defended his Ph.D. thesis 'Potentiated Hsp104 variants suppress the toxicity of most overexpressed dosage-sensitive yeast genes' in September, 2016.


Berg, M.G., L. Wan, I. Younis, M.D. Diem, M. Soo, C. Wang, and G. Dreyfuss. (2012). A Quantitative High Throughput in vitro Splicing Assay Identifies Inhibitors of Spliceosome Catalysis. Mol. Cell. Biol. 32(7):1271-83. pdf file link



Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania