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

Talk at Penn Cell and Developmental Biology Retreat

Aishwarya Pawar, Cancer Biology PhD student, presents a talk on chromatin regulation in leukemia, and Charles Antony, Research Associate, presents a poster on rRNA transcription at the Cell and Developmental Biology Departmental Retreat for the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

Talk at St. Jude Transcriptopathy conference

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on the ribosomal RNA transcriptional regulation in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Transcriptopathy conference at Key Largo, Florida. Many thanks to organizers Marcin Wlodarski, John Crispino, and Kim Nichols.

Talk at the Heme Malignancies Research in Progress meeting

Charles Antony (Research Associate), Eleanor Sams (Genetics and Epigenetics PhD student), and Victoria Feist (Research Specialist) present talks about ribosomal RNA regulation at the University of Pennsylvania Heme Malignancies Research in Progress meeting.

Grant from the Abramson Cancer Center

The Paralkar Lab is awarded a Pilot Research Grant by the Abramson Cancer Center to model AML evolution from germline Runx1 mutations. This grant is in collaboration with the laboratory of Nancy Speck, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

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.

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 FASEB Hematological Malignancies Conference

Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on the role of CEBPA in rRNA transcriptional regulation in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the FASEB Hematological Malignancies Conference at Southbridge, Massachusetts. Many thanks to organizers Britta Will and Alejandro Gutierrez.

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 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!

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.