Student Spotlight: Daniel Kwesi Sam

Hometown: Takoradi, Ghana Year entered CMB program: 2020 Lab: Beth Weaver Lab   Brief Summary of Research: The Weaver lab studies chromosomal mis-segregation events which often lead to chromosomal instability (CIN). We recently identified that …

Student Spotlight: Ryan Walter

Hometown: St. Paul, MN Year entered CMB program: 2019 Lab: Rob Kalejta Lab   Brief Summary of Research: Investigating epigenetic regulation of HCMV gene expression by the intrinsic immune system Why did you decide to …

Student Spotlight: Dom Chomchai

Hometown: Mount Pleasant, MI Year entered CMB program: 2020 Lab: Bill Bement Lab   Brief Summary of Research: I am studying the role of cortical excitability in cell division. Cortical excitability is characterized by the …

2021 Alumni Newsletter

Classes have resumed in person at UW, and campus is feeling quite lively. Despite the pandemic, our students, faculty, and alumni have continued to make great scientific strides and win prestigious awards, and the CMB …

Student Spotlight: Luis Antonio Haddock

Hometown: San Sebastián, Puerto Rico Year entered CMB program: 2019 Lab: Thomas C. Friedrich Lab   Brief Summary of Research: I currently work with understanding the diversification of Influenza A viruses during infection and transmission …

Student Spotlight: Megan Bacabac

Hometown: San Diego, CA Year entered CMB program: 2020 Lab: Wei Xu Lab   Brief Summary of Research: Investigating the role of protein arginine methyltransferase CARM1 in estrogen signaling as a potential target for combating …