Paralkar Lab, ribosome biogenesis, ribosome hematopoiesis, leukemia, transcription, epigenetics

Poster presentation at CAMB symposium

Aishwarya Pawar, PhD student, presents a poster at the Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Group Symposium 2023 on regulation of leukemia stemness by the chromatin factor PHF6.

Equipment award from National Institutes of Health

The Paralkar Lab is awarded an equipment award by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to purchase a dedicated Sony benchtop SH800 cell flow sorter.

Poster Presentation at Penn CURF

Aleena Alex, UPenn undergraduate student, presents a poster at the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF) Fall Research Expo on her work on PHD domain point mutations in chromatin regulators in leukemia.

Poster Presentations at ISEH

Post-Doctoral Researcher Charles Antony and graduate student Aishwarya Pawar present posters of their work on chromatin and rRNA transcription regulation in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the International Society of Experimental Hematology 2023 Annual Meeting in New York.

Talk at CAMB Penn Cancer Research Series

Aishwarya Pawar, PhD student, presents a talk on chromatin regulator mutations in acute myeloid leukemia to the Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Group at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

Undergraduate Student Awarded Research Grant

Aleena Alex, UPenn undergraduate student, is awarded the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF) Award to study PHD domain point mutations in chromatin regulators in leukemia.

Talks at UPenn Heme Malignancies Research in Progress meeting

Sapana Jalnapurkar, Post-Doctoral Researcher, and Aishwarya Pawar, PhD Student, present talks on work in mouse and human cell line models on the role of the chromatin regulation PHF6 in leukemia at the UPenn Heme Malignancies Research in Progress meeting.