Aaron M. Johnson, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
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Recent AJ Lab News
The lab received another MIRA award from NIGMS to continue studies of human gene repression mechanisms!
Welcome Jenna Kotz, NSF-funded postbac!
Welcome Mlana Lore, Molecular Biology rotation student!
Allison receives a K99 Award to fund the end of her postdoc and beginning of a faculty position!!
Welcome Sam Oetjen, BSP Rotation student!
Welcome Ethan Madden from the RBI Summer Internship Program and Nathan Holton, teacher at Hinkley High in Aurora!
Our lab was featured by the University of Colorado Cancer Center, focused on RNA in disease and therapeutics. Included was Allison's latest work on HOTAIR m6A methylation in breast cancer, recently updated on bioRxiv.
Maggie's paper on RNA matchmaking as a PRC2 activator is published in Science Advances!
Congrats to Stephen on earning his Master's!
Justin and Allison's m6A mapping paper is published !
Welcome back, Abby, now a STBB 1st year, for a Spring Rotation!
Welcome, Giovana, Molecular Biology 1st Year, for a Fall Rotation!
Congratulations to Justin on being awarded an F31 NRSA pre-doctoral fellowship from the National Cancer Institute!
Welcome, Eli Martz, STBB student, as the newest AJ Lab member!
Congrats, Eli on being named a National Science Foundation GRFP Fellow!
The lab received a new grant from the National Science Foundation to study mechanisms of heterochromatin spreading!
Welcome Eli Martz as an STBB rotation student!
Aaron and Alexis help run the Cold Spring Harbor Chromatin, Epigenetics and Gene Expression Course