Tao Uttamapinant received a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship

We would like to congratulate Tao Uttamapinant for receiving a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship.

Simon Elsässer received a Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Fellowship

Congratulations to Simon Elsässer for receiving a Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Tao Uttamapinant

We gladly welcome Tao Uttamapinant to the group. Tao joins the lab from the Ting group at MIT.

Simon received a BI Fonds PhD fellowship

Congratulations to Simon Brunner for receiving a PhD fellowship from Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds.

Kathrin received the GÖCH Science Award

We would like to congratulate Kathrin Lang, CCSB MRC Career Development Fellow, for receiving the GÖCH Science Award of the Gesellschaft Österreichischer Chemiker (Society of Austrian Chemists). She was awarded the prize for her publication ‘Genetically encoded norbornene directs site-specific cellular protein labelling via a rapid bioorthogonal cycloaddition’, which appeared in Nature Chemical Biology earlier this year.

DAXX paper published

Simon Elsaesser’s paper “DAXX envelops an H3.3-H4 dimer for H3.3 specific recognition” is published in Nature

Our paper in New Scientist

Our work on expanding the genetic code of Drosophila is featured in New Scientist

Expanding the genetic code in flies

Ambra, Fiona, Sebastian and Kathrin’s paper on expanding the genetic code of Drosophila melanogaster is published in Nature Chem. Biol.

MRC Centenary Early Career Award

Congratulations to Kathrin on an MRC Centenary Early Career Award of £40’000 to extend new studies using genetic code expansion approaches for imaging applications.