News

  • 2018-07-01: A very warm welcome to Dr. Kei-ichi Takata, who is joining our branch as a section head. He spent the past years at MD Anderson Cancer Center with Dr. Richard Wood and will build a group here to continue this work on exploring various functions of PolQ, HelQ and related proteins at IBS-CGI.
  • 2018-07-01: Welcome to Anuar Makhmut (from UNIST and Kazakhstan) and Michelle Tello (from the University of Toronto and Ecuador) who are joining us for summer internships.
  • 2018-06-25: Welcome to Gian Jäger and Kai Schärer, two high school interns from the Inter-Community School in Zürich, Switzerland, who will be joining our laboratory for 4 weeks for their "Personal Development Month Project".
  • 2018-04-16: Welcome Dr. Arnie Groehler IV, who joins the lab as a post-doctoral fellow from the University of Minnesota, where he completed his PhD in the laboratory of Dr. Natalia Tretyakova.
  • 2018-02-15: Welcome to Dr. Jirawas Sornkom, our newest postdoc, who joins our lab from the MacCallum Cancer Center at the University of Melbourne, Australia
  • 2018-02-01: Our scintillating radioactive lab is finally fully licensed. Thank you Hyun Suk for making this happen!
  • 2018-01-23: The Q Exactive Focus Quadrupole Orbitrap was installed this week in our lab, completing our lab set-up. It is intended exclusively for mass spectral analysis of oligonucleotides and small molecules.
  • 2018-01-15: Welcome to Benjamin Ansah and Chan Woo Kim, our two new interns.
  • 2018-01-03: Read Young's review article on using modified oligonucleotides to study DNA repair pathways in Glen Reports.
  • We are excited to host the upcoming 3rd IBS-GCI symposium at UNIST on November 16-17, 2017 with our international speakers Jan Hoeijmakers, Wim Vermeulen, Priscilla Cooper, Jung-Hyun Min, Natalia Tretyakova and Andres Aguilera. Check out the announcement
  • Congratulation to Jung-Eun for the publication of her new paper in NAR- you can read it here
  • 2017-07-03 Mihyun Kim joined the lab as a summer intern.
  • 2017-07-03 Buyoung Jung joined the lab as a summer intern.
  • 2017-07-03 Yerkin Dunbayev joined the lab as a master student.
  • 2017-06-19 Lab website was created.