Lab News

Liz presenting her work at the UCLA SPUR Symposium

We hosted a QC Bio Happy Hour

Congrats & thank you to our BIG Summer Students, Roshni and Jigar, for a great and productive summer! We will miss you.

Congrats to our undergraduate student Alec for a great talk at RECOMB!

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Lab member birthdays:

Our undergraduate students:

Undergraduates Mona and Linda presented their work at the UCLA undergraduate poster session

Aaron presented his research here at the UCLA Biological Chemistry floor meeting

Congratulations to our amazing undergrads:

Alec Chiu got accepted to the UCLA Bioinformatics IDP and will begin in the fall

Oye Bosompra was accepted to the Mayo Clinic Summer Research Fellowship

Mona Chantri was accepted to the HHMI Exrop program

Linda Ho was also accepted to the HHMI Exrop program

Mona gave a poster presentation at the UCLA Stem Cell Symposium

Skott presented his research at the American Society of Cell Biology meeting

Congratulations Mona on your poster prize at the American Physician Scientist Society!

Oye and Mona presented posters at the SPUR/GR poster session!

Mona and Oye at poster session

Visiting surgeon Aksone Nouvong at the VA.

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Lab lunch to thank Omar and Alec for working with us over the summer!

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Our BIG Summer Student, Alec Chiu, spent 6 weeks working with us and gave a great poster presentation!

Alec also won the Best Poster Award at the BIG Poster Session!

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Congratulations Dr. Ellen Zhang!!

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Congratulations to Skott for receiving the Life Science Innovation Fun!

Congratulations to Aaron for presenting at the Biological Chemistry Floor Meeting

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Coller lab holiday party

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The lab at MCDB Retreat (Dec 2015)

Adriana, Skott, and Mithun all gave posters and Aaron gave a great talk.

Contrats to Mithun for getting a poster award!

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Congratulations to Skott for passing his Oral Qualifying Exam!

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Mithun gave a great talk at the Bioinformatics USC/UCLA Joint Meeting

Aaron was awarded the UCLA GenoSeq Core Fluidigm Award. Congrats Aaron!

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Mithun presented his research at the first annual QCB retreat at Lake Arrowhead

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Our BIG Summer Student, Daniel Taylor, spent 6 weeks working with us and gave a great poster presentation!

Daniel also won the Best Poster Award at the BIG Poster Session!

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Birthday celebrations throughout the year!

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Lab Lunch

Trip to restaurant after Cedars Sina

Aaron presented his work at the USC/UCSF/UCLA Tri Institutional Stem Cell Retreat

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Ellen presented her research at the Biological Chemistry Seminar

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Aaron gave a great talk at the Stem Cell Club.

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Adriana did a great job presenting at the Gene Regulation Journal Club.

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Aaron presenting his research at the UCLA Stem Cell Conference 

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The lab celebrated Ellen & Tony’s marriage as well as Chinese New Year with a delicious lunch and cake!

Congrats again, Tony & Ellen!

Mithun gave an excellent presentation concerning his research at the Gene Regulation Meeting.

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UCLA Metabolism Interest Group

Ellen gave another wonderful talk at the UCLA Metabolism Interest group.

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UCLA Molecular Cell & Developmental Biology Department Retreat

Ellen gave a great talk at the MCDB Retreat at Lake Arrowhead!

Celebrating Hilary’s birthday!

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Ellen has finally arrived from Princeton! We’re so happy she could join us and the move went smoothly

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David kicked-off the Metabolism Interest Group Seminar Series with a GREAT talk!

Celebrating Aaron & Adriana’s fellowship awards.

Aaron received the Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Broad Stem Cell Institute and Adriana received the UCLA Cell and Molecular Biology Training Grant.

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Newest members of the Coller Lab:

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Aaron, Adriana, Skott, Mithun, and David