January 2018 Beta release of our T2D epigenome database – https://www.t2depigenome.org
June 2017 Research assistant Joshua and programmer analyst Ying and Parul join the lab
November 2016 Lab awarded a grant from the American Diabetes Association to study the gene regulatory networks of diabetes risk variants.
October 2016 Lab awarded a grant from the NIH/NIDDK in collaboration with UCSD researchers Maike Sander, Kelly Frazer and Bing Ren to study the molecular functions of type 1 diabetes-associated risk variants. News release here.
October 2016 Lab awarded a grant as part of the Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP) type 2 diabetes consortium to establish a database and resource of epigenome data.
September 2016 Lab moves to the CMM-E building on the School of Medicine campus. Research assistant Nikita joins the lab
July 8 2016 UCSD undergraduate students Mei-Lin and Samuel join the lab
April 2016 Lab awarded a grant from the UCSD Diabetes center to study the effects of type 2 diabetes risk variants on developmental chromatin
January 4 2016 Lab opens at UCSD!