Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Wang Lab

Past News

3/9/2017 Check out IOA for Sylvan M. Cohen 2017 Annual Retreat on May 23, 2017 from 11:30 — 5:00pm in Smilow Center for Translational Research


10/21/2016 Check out Alex Amlie-Wolf's poster today !

Alex Amlie-Wolf Location: Exhibit Hall B 1674F at 3:00 — 4:00pm

10/20/2016 Another poster to check out at ASHG:

Fanny Leung Location: Exhibit Hall B 1684W at 2:00 — 3:00pm

 


10/20/2016 GCB Dinner in Vancouver — @2016 ASHG 


10/20/2016 It's a beautiful day in Vancouver — @2016 ASHG


10/19/16 Come see our posters today at ASHG!

John Malamon Location: Exhibit Hall B 1693W at 2:00 — 3:00pm 
Li-San Wang Location: Exhibit Hall B 1684W at 3:00 — 4:00pm 
Adam C. Naj Location: Exhibit Hall B 388W at 3:00 — 4:00pm 

6/14/16 We have a visitor today from 10x Genomics —  Paul Ryvkin!

6/13/16 Join us at the 2016 Institute for Biomedical Informatics Genomics and Computational Biology Graduate Group Annual Retreat. IBI/GCB Retreat


1/21/16 A belated welcome to Yi-Fan Chou, who joined our lab as a Research Specialist on 1/11/2016.


12/18/15 DASHR article is accepted for publication in the NAR Database Issue 2016 and is now online (EPub ahead of print). Read here


12/15/15 EBI MIRIAM registry now integrates DASHR RNA and expression data records


12/14/15 Our article on RNA modification in the plant and human transcriptomes is online now "Chemical Modifications Mark Alternatively Spliced and Uncapped Messenger RNAs in Arabidopsis". Plant Cell, 2015. http://www.plantcell.org/content/early/2015/11/11/tpc.15.00591.abstract

Editorial on our paper is here: Revealing the Elusive Plant Epitranscriptome http://www.plantcell.org/content/early/2015/11/11/tpc.15.00908.full.pdf

AAAS EurekAlert! coverage of our article is here: Penn biologists characterize new form of mRNA regulation http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-11/uop-pbc112315.php


11/18/2015 Postdoc Weixin (Jacky) Wang received an award from his graduate institution, University of Hong Kong, Award for Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student, for the academic year 2013–14. 


11/17/2015 Yih-Chii Hwang's thesis defense was a success!


11/16/2015 GCB PhD Candidate Yih-Chii Hwang will defend her thesis, "Identification of Long-Range Regulatory Elements in the Human Genome." 10am, 9-146 Smilow


10/7/2015 PI Li-San Wang is quoted in "The Landscape of Bioinformatics Education: Ever-Expanding and Heterogeneous" in Biomedical Computation Review