Poster Presentations at ASH
Post-Doctoral Researchers Sapana Jalnapurkar (ASH Restart Award recipient) and Charles Antony (ASH Scholar Award recipient) present posters of their work on chromatin and rRNA transcription regulation in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the American Society of Hematology 2022 Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
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..
Grant from Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
The Paralkar Lab is awarded a Pilot Research Grant by the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute to perform a CRISPR tiling mutagenesis screen to dissect ribosome biogenesis regulation in leukemia. This grant is in collaboration with the laboratory of Junwei Shi, Department of Cancer Biology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.
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.
Talk at FASEB Nuclear Bodies Conference
Vikram Paralkar gives a talk on nucleolar biology in hematopoiesis and leukemia at the FASEB Nuclear Bodies conference at Nova Scotia, Canada.
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.
Talk at University of Colorado
Vikram Paralkar visits the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and gives a talk on ribosomal regulation in hematopoiesis. Much gratitude to Patricia Ernst for the invitation!
Talk at Penn Cell and Developmental Biology Retreat
Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, presents a talk on regulation of rRNA transcription by CEBPA at the Cell and Developmental Biology Departmental Retreat for the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.
Talk at University of California, San Diego
Vikram Paralkar pays a virtual visit to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), and gives a talk to the Division of Regenerative Medicine on transcriptional regulation in hematopoiesis. Many thanks to Rob Signer for the invitation!
Talks and Poster Presentations at ASH
Vikram Paralkar gives a talk at the Scientific Workshop on Myeloid Development at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting 2021. Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, and Aishwarya Pawar, PhD Student, present posters on rRNA transcription and chromatin regulation in leukemia.