We are a basic research laboratory that studies the structural, biochemical, and functional basis for macromolecules involved in post-translational protein modification by SUMO, an ubiquitin-like protein modifier, and pathways that contribute to co-transcriptional RNA maturation and post-transcriptional RNA decay.

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Selected Achievements

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (2013)

Louise and Allston Boyer Young Investigator in Basic Research, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2006)

Scholar, Rita Allen Foundation (2003-2006)

Mayor's Award for Excellence in Science and Technology, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs and New York Academy of Sciences (2003)

Young Investigator Award, Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation (1999-2002)