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Zach Gergely's paper published by Molecular Biology of the Cell

Nov. 7, 2016

Zachary Gergely's paper "Kinesin-8 effects on mitotic microtubule dynamics contribute to spindle function in fission yeast" was published in final form by Molecular Biology of the Cell.

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Loren Hough receives NIH MIRA grant

Oct. 22, 2016

Congratulations to Loren Hough, who received an NIH MIRA grant for new investigators. This 5-year, $1.8 million award will support his lab's research on tubulin tails. News coverage of this award has been posted at the physics department website.

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Hui-Shun Kuan's paper published by Physical Review E

Aug. 29, 2016

Hui-Shun Kuan's paper "Phase-plane analysis of the totally asymmetric simple exclusion process with binding kinetics and switching between antiparallel lanes" was published by Physical Review E .

Kathryn Wall's paper accepted by ACS Chemical Biology

Aug. 16, 2016

The paper "Molecular determinants of tubulin’s C-terminal tail conformational ensemble" by Kathryn Wall, Maria Pagratis, Geoffrey Armstrong, Jeremy Balsbaugh, Eric Verbeke, Chad Pearson, and Loren Hough was accepted to ACS Chemical Biology .

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Hui-Shun Kuan's paper accepted by Physical Review E

July 20, 2016

Hui-Shun Kuan's paper "Phase-plane analysis of the totally asymmetric simple exclusion process with binding kinetics and switching between antiparallel lanes" was accepted for publication at Physical Review E .

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Kinetochore capture preprint posted on arXiv

June 24, 2016

Our paper "Contributions of microtubule dynamic instability and rotational diffusion to kinetochore capture" was posted on the arXiv preprint server today.

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Hui-Shun Kuan's paper published by the Biophysical Journal

May 10, 2016

Hui-Shun Kuan's paper "Motor protein accumulation on antiparallel microtubule overlaps" was accepted by the Biophysical Journal .

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Zach Gergely's paper published online by Molecular Biology of the Cell

May 9, 2016

Zachary Gergely's paper "Kinesin-8 effects on mitotic microtubule dynamics contribute to spindle function in fission yeast" was published online by Molecular Biology of the Cell. .

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Hui-Shun Kuan graduated

May 6, 2016

Hui-Shun Kuan was recognized in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry graduation ceremony today.

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Zach Gergely's paper accepted by Molecular Biology of the Cell

April 26, 2016

Zachary Gergely's paper "Kinesin-8 effects on mitotic microtubule dynamics contribute to spindle function in fission yeast" was accepted by Molecular Biology of the Cell .

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