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Second (February) and two (papers)! Alexandra and Yi’s double teaming paper accepted in Current Protocols in Chemical Biology

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Seeing as it is the superbowl… Second (February) and two (papers)! Alexandra and Yi’s double teaming paper accepted in Current Protocols in Chemical Biology Single-protein-specific redox targeting in live mammalian cells and C. elegans Alexandra Van Hall-Beauvais#, Yi Zhao, Daniel A. Urul, Marcus J. C. Long, and Yimon Aye* (#, first author. *, corresponding author) (…)

A new first responder has its finger on the pulse of evolutionary sensing and disease – Sanjna, Marcus, and Daniel et al’s team work just accepted to be featured in Biosensors Special Issue of ACS Chemical Biology

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A new first responder has its finger on the pulse of evolutionary sensing and disease – Sanjna, Marcus, and Daniel et al’s team work on cardiovascular small heat shock protein just accepted! Cardiovascular small heat shock protein HSPB7 is a kinetically-privileged reactive electrophilic species (RES) sensor Invited contribution to the 2018 “Biosensors” Special Issue of (…)

Party like it’s 1799! A new Rosetta Stone discovered: Yi’s paper (detailing how a specific sensor translates electrophile messages to ubiquitin signaling for genome protection) welcomes 2018! —in ACS Central Science

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Ube2V2 is a Rosetta Stone bridging redox and ubiquitin codes, coordinating DNA damage responses Synopsis: G-REX and T-REX double tap strategy identifies privileged electrophile responsivity of Ube2V2 to promote genome protection Yi Zhao#, Marcus J. C. Long, Yiran Wang, Sheng Zhang, and Yimon Aye* (#, first author. *, corresponding author) Highlight in Cornell Chronicle We thank (…)

Jesse won an “impressive talk award” at the 3rd Annual Cornell Biophysics Symposium!

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Jesse, our 4th year graduate student member and an AHA predoctoral fellow (and a former fellow of the Cornell NIH CBI program), was honored by an “impressive talk award” for his oral presentation at the Cornell University Annual Biophysics Symposium! Photo: Jesse led a recent Aye Lab outreach workshop session for the Masters Program Teachers (…)

Daniel’s LiveSlides are now available for our ACS-Editors’-Choice communication

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ACS Editors’ Choice Communication LiveSlides Daniel, a co-lead author of the publication, is our 3rd year graduate student and NSF GRFP fellow Precision Electrophile Tagging in Caenorhabditis elegans Marcus J. C. Long#, Daniel A. Urul#, Shivansh Chawla#, Hong-Yu Lin+, Yi Zhao+, Joseph A. Haegele, Yiran Wang, and Yimon Aye* (#, co-first authors. +, co-second authors. (…)