Upcoming Events

  • Friday, April 24th, 9:30am

    at Silver 1003

    PhD Student Colloquium

    Anthony Rossi & Alexandra Grote

  • Monday, April 27th, 4:00pm

    at CGSB Auditorium, 12 Waverly Place

    Monday Seminar Series

    Dr. Saeed Tavazoie, Columbia University

  • Friday, May 1st, 9:30am

    at Silver 1003

    PhD Student Colloquium

    Stephanie Lauer, Seana Lymer, Rani Yeung

  • Monday, May 4th, 4:00pm

    at CGSB Auditorium, 12 Waverly Place

    Monday Seminar Series

    Dr. Nicolas Buchler, Duke University

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Spotlight on Education

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We have 11 new PhD students from all over the world. Read More

Facilities & Resources

Greenhouse

The newly built Greenhouse allows our faculty to study plant biodiversity, biofuels and climate change. Read More

News

  • Joseph Swift, a PhD student in the Coruzzi lab, recently published an essay in the Careers Section of Science.

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  • Jane Carlton’s Grand Challenge project was recently covered by the New York Times Science section in an article, “What Our Sewage Can Teach Us”.

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  • Foo, Sun et al. find that in the Drosophila embryo, the Zygotic Genome Activator Zelda increases chromatin accessibility, facilitates DNA binding of the dorsoventral morphogen, Dorsal, and promotes earlier and more robust expression of Dorsal targets such as sog. Similar mechanisms may be key to widespread transcriptional induction during genome activation.

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  • The Blau Lab published a paper in the September issue of PLOS Biology in which they described how clocks in individual neurons synchronize with each other for a coherent internal timer.

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  • In collaboration with colleagues at the Stazione Zoological Anton Dohrn in Naples, Italy, a paper was published in Nature Communications, where they dissected the transcriptional dynamics underlying pigment cell specification.

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People Past and Present

Jane Carlton (photo)
Jane Carlton

Professor

"Investigating the creepy, deadly and fascinating biological world of parasites."

Meet Dr. Carlton

Video Spotlight

A video tour of the new Irene Rose Sohn Zegar Memorial Greenhouse

NYU President John Sexton officially dedicated the new Irene Rose Sohn Zegar Memorial Greenhouse at the NYU Center for Genomics and Systems Biology on Wed. October 17th, 2012. Read More