Structure and Dynamics of Nucleic Acids

“Everything that living things do can be understood in terms of the jiggling and wiggling of atoms” —Richard Feynman.

Lab News

03.2020 Chia-Chieh Chu successfully defends his Ph.D.
01.2020 Hashim is the recipient of the 2020 National Academy of Science Award in Molecular Biology! See more.
10.2019 Stephanie Gu is the recipient of a Graduate Student Service Award at the October 2019 Duke Biochemistry Retreat.
10.2019 Hala Abou Assi is the recipient of the Duke Multidisciplinary Heart and Vascular Diseases Cardiovascular T32.
08.2019 Megan Kelly is the recipient of F30 NIH fellowship.
05.2019 Eric Szymanski successfully defends his Ph.D.
04.2019 Laura Ganser successfully defends her Ph.D._
04.2019 Megan Kelly is the recipient of the 2019 Michelle P. Winn Inclusive Excellence Award at Duke University.

Recent publications

07.2020 Ariel, Honglue and Atul et al published a paper entitled “DNA mismatches reveal conformational penalties in protein-DNA recognition” in Nature
02.2020 Honglue and Bei’s m6A paper and Nicole’s TAR paper are both selected as JACS spotlights!
See more: m6A paper and TAR paper