Lab News

  • 2019.6 Our “First Cut” essay on the recent Sanger DepMap paper was published on CRISPR Journal. Great work from Sitong and Lin!
  • 2019.6 Our scMAGeCK open source tool to model CRISPR screening + single-cell RNA-seq data is released in bitbucket. The corresponding manuscript is also posted in biorxiv. Great collaboration with Jin Zhang lab at Zhejiang University!
  • 2019.3 Wei got the Board of Visitors (BoV) award from Children’s National Medical Center to identify drug targets in brain tumor. Thanks to the support from Dr. Yuan Zhu, as well as the Board of Visitors at Children’s!
  • 2019.2 Our MAGeCKFlute paper was online at Nature Protocols. Great work, Tongji team!
  • 2019.2 Our collaboration paper with Myles Brown lab (ARv7) was online at Cancer Cell (Wei is a co-author). Thanks Laura and the Brown lab!
  • 2019.1 Wei was awarded the Research Starter Grant in Informatics from the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of American Foundation (PhRMA)! Thanks Shirley and Myles for the support!
  • 2019.1 Our collaboration paper (iBAR) with Wensheng Wei lab (Peking University) was published at Genome Biology (Wei is a co-author). Thanks to the teams of Wei lab!
  • 2019.1 Welcome GWU master students Lin Yang and Sitong Chen!
  • 2018.10 Our collaboration paper with Myles Brown lab was accepted by Cancer Cell (Wei is a co-author).
  • 2018.8 Wei gave a talk at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) Genome Engineering: The CRISPR/Cas9 Evolution meeting.
  • 2018.6 Our CSK paper was accepted by PNAS (Wei is a co-first author). That’s one of the fruitful outcomes from our collaboration with Myles Brown lab. Thanks Tengfei (Ted) Xiao for his great work!
  • 2018.6 The MAGeCKFlute paper was accepted by Nature Protocol (Wei is a co-corresponding author). Thanks Binbin Wang, Wubing Zhang, and Feizhen Wu for the hard work!
  • 2018.5 Our MAGeCK-NEST paper was accepted by Bioinformatics (Wei is a co-corresponding author). Thanks Chen-Hao for the hard work!