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

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.

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 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.

Talk at the Penn Epigenetics Institute

Charles Antony, Post-Doctoral Researcher, presents a talk on rDNA and rRNA regulation to the Penn Epigenetics Institute at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.

Talk at CAMB Penn Cancer Research Series

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

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.

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.