Gabrielle Valles, Ph.D. student
Gabi works on structural and functional characterization of USP7 as a target for cancer therapies.
Thomas Bregnard, M.S., Ph.D. student
Thomas studies structure of Promyelocytic Leukemia Protein (PML) and its self-assembly into PML-nuclear bodies in response to viral infections and other cellular stress.
Tima Karginov, rotating M.D./Ph.D. student
Tima studies deubiquitinating enzyme USP7.
Former Postdoctoral Fellows
Yulia Pustovalova, Ph.D. (currently at University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
Structural characterization of Translesion Synthesis (TLS) DNA Polymerases
Mariana Quezado, Ph.D. (currently at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil)
Structural characterization of human Helicase-Like Transcription Factor (HLTF)
Alexandra Pozhidaeva, Ph.D. student (currently a postdoctoral fellow at UMass)
Structural characterization of human ubiquitin specific protease USP7
Sherif Eldirany, Undergraduate Student (currently at Yale Medical School)
NMR studies of human Helicase-Like Transcription Factor (HLTF) HIRAN domain
Histone ubiquitination by Polycomb Repressive Complex 1 (PRC1)
Paige Salerno, Undergraduate Student (WPI)
Kirsten Salline, Undergraduate Student (Cornell University)
Structural characterization of C-terminal domains of USP7
Maciej Kosakowski, Undergraduate Student (UConn)
NMR studies of TLS Polymerases
Brianna Munoz, Undergraduate Student (Providence College)
NMR studies of Polycomb Repressive Complex 1 (PRC1)