Announcements

March 2014 Announcements

Dr. Feilong Meng was awarded a postdoctoral research grant from the Lymphoma Research Foundation.

Image: Dr. Feilong Meng was awarded a postdoctoral research grant from the Lymphoma Research Foundation.

When the human body is infected with a foreign pathogen, B cells diversify antibody repertoire by introducing mutations into the antibody variable regions, which process is initiated by Activation-Induced cytidine Deaminase (AID). However, if AID targets the wrong… Read Full Article »

Dr. Jiazhi Hu was awarded the Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Image: Dr. Jiazhi Hu was awarded the Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship.

During this three-year award Dr. Hu, a postdoctoral fellow in the Alt lab, will investigate the mechanism of the development of B cell lymphomas originated from ATM deficiency or AID off-target activity.

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