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

Grant from National Institutes of Health

Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, is awarded a Co-Operative Center for Excellence in Hematology (CCEH) Type B grant by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study transcription factor dynamics and regulation in primary human bone marrow.

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.

Talk at CAMB Penn Cancer Research Series

Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, presents a talk on rRNA regulation in hematopoiesis to the Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Group at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

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 the Fragile Nucleosome Seminar

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on rRNA transcriptional regulation at the Fragile Nucleosome Seminar series. Many thanks to Ben Martin and team for organizing this amazing forum and series of talks!

Talk at the RNA Polymerases 2023 conference

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk at International Conference on Transcriptional Regulation and Regulation by Archaeal, Plant and Eukaryotic Polymerases at the University of Jaén, Spain. Many thanks to Jorge Perez-Fernandez for the wonderful meeting and hospitality!

Talk at University of Michigan

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on hematopoietic and leukemic transcriptional regulation to the University of Michigan Division of Hematology-Oncology. Many thanks to Shannon Carty for the invitation!

Publication in Molecular Cell

Publication of “Control of ribosomal RNA synthesis by hematopoietic transcription factors” in MOLECULAR CELL by Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, as first author, and with contributions from Subin George, Justin Blum, Patrick Somers, Chelsea Thorsheim, and Dexter Wu-Corts from the Paralkar Lab.

Talk at Penn and CHOP Retreat

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on ribosome biogenesis in leukemia gives a talk at the Penn and CHOP Hematological Malignancies Program Annual Retreat.

Poster Presentations at Penn

Aishwarya Pawar, Ph.D. student, and Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, present posters on transcriptional and ribosome biogenesis regulation in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the UPenn Department of Medicine Research Day 2022.