TIGP-MCB Application Announcement for 2017
We are now accepting applications for admission to the 2017 fall semester. The early decision is 1/13 and the regular due is 3/31.
MCB Website. Apply online.
Dr. Steven Altschuler
11:00am, IMB 1F Auditorium Identifying Functional Heterogeneity
Dr. Michael Springer
11:00am, IMB B1 Auditorium Ratio Sensing and Signal Decomposition in the Response of Yeast to Mixtures of Sugars (Systems)
Dr. Hideki Taguchi
11:00am, IMB 1F Auditorium Widespread Nascent Polypeptide-Mediated Translational Pausing and Intrinsic Ribosome-Splliting
Dr. Ming-Zong Lai and his team discovered that tumor suppressor death-associated protein kinase (DAPK) inhibits T helper 17 (Th17) differentiation and suppresses the generation of inflammatory autoimmune diseases. The work was published in Nature Communications on June 17, 2016. [more]
Dr. Yi-Ping Hsueh and her research team found that increasing protein synthesis has a beneficial effect on synapses, the information exchange sites between neurons. The work was published in Nature Communications on March 17, 2016. [more]