Newsworthy Items from The Covey Lab
Dr. Sandra Tetteh joined the lab as a post doc. Welcome!
Undergraduate student Michelle Brown joined the lab. Welcome!
The lab welcomes second year student, Meer Syed Abdul Hameed who will be working in the lab this summer
Lori finished her 3-year appointment on the AAI Finance Committee
Diego presented his work at the AAI national meeting in Portland Oregon. His poster was entitled, “Decreased CD40L through disrupted transcriptional stability affects the autoimmune response in a sex-dependent manner in a GVHD model of SLE”. Usha was also a contributing author. Congratulations Diego and Usha!
Undergraduate Tanay-veer Gandhi defended his CBN honor’s thesis, Congratulations Tanay!
Dr. Usha Ganapathy moved to a new position at Rutgers-Newark. We all wish her well!
Diego received a travel grant to the 2022 AAI national meeting in Portland, Oregon, Congratulations Diego!
The manuscript entitled, “Polypyrimidine Tract-Binding Protein 1 (PTBP1) regulates CD4 T cell Activation independent of its role in proliferation” by Narayanan, B., Prado De Maio, D., et. al. has been archived in bioRxiv, BIORXIV/2022/485057, while awaiting review.