Feb 2018 – Congratulations to Erin Duffy for a great and first of its kind “Simon Lab thesis defense”.


Jan 2018 – Congratulations to Jeremy Schofield, Erin Duffy, Lea Kiefer and Meg Sullivan whose manuscript “TimeLapse-seq: Adding a temporal dimension to RNA sequencing through nucleoside recoding“ was published in Nature Methods.


Nov 2017 – Check out Martin Machyna’s review on “Catching RNAs on chromatin using hybridization capture methods“ in Briefings in Functional Genomics.


Oct 2017 – Meg Sullivan passed her qualifying exam, congrats!


Aug 2017 – Congratulations to Alec Sexton, Peter Wang and Michael Rutenberg-Schoenberg whose manuscript on RNA chemical probing to infer structure was published in Biochemistry.


Aug 2017 – Congratulations to Erin Duffy whose collaboration with the Flavell lab at Yale University just got published in Nature.


Mar 2017 – Erin Duffy is awarded the Collegiate Woman of Innovation Award by the Connecticut Technology Council.


Feb 2016 – Congrats to Will Culligan for passing his qualifying exam!


Dec 2016 – Erin Duffy’s updated protocol using efficient chemistry to track RNA populations is now available in Current Protocols in Chemical Biology.


Nov 2016 – Lea Kiefer passed her qualifying exam, congrats!


Aug 2016 – Erin Duffy presented at the Regulatory and ncRNA Conference at CSH.


Jun 2016 – Martin Machyna receives the Charles H. Revson Senior Fellowship in biomedical science!


May 2016 – Congrats to Tyler Smith for becoming a McDougal Teaching Fellow!


Apr 2016 – We have a new lab member: Congratulation to Martin Machyna for the birth of his first child, Oliver!


Mar 2016 – Erin Duffy was awarded a Scholar Award from the Philanthropic Education Organization.


Nov 2015 – Jeremy Schofield passed his qualifying exam, congrats!


Sep 2015 – Congrats to Erin Duffy and Michael Rutenberg-Schoenberg whose paper on using efficient and reversible chemistry to track distinct RNA populations was published in Molecular Cell.


Nov 2014 – Congratulations to Tyler Smith for passing his qualifying exam!


Sept 2013 – Tyler Smith just became a Gruber Science Fellow, congrats!


Oct 2013 – Congrats to Erin Duffy for passing her qualifying exam!


Mar 2012 –Erin Duffy receives the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.