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New preprint: Enhancer-promoter interactions and transcription are maintained upon acute loss of CTCF, Cohesin, WAPL, and YY1
Our recent award from The Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust and the Pew Foundation was featured in MIT news news.mit.edu/2021/anders-sejr-hansen-awarded-pew-stewart-grant-cancer-research-0630
This award will help fund Shdema's project on understanding the regulation of c-MYC in normal cells and its dysregulation cancer.
Congratulations to Dr. Hugo Baggio Brandão! Hugo successfully defended his Harvard Biophysics PhD entitled "Principles of chromosome loop formation by cohesin and condensin protein complexes", impressing both his audience and dissertation advisory committee with a clear talk and lots of insightful work into genome structure and loop extrusion!