NEWS

News from the Turner Lab

 

January 1, 2021 Bioinformatic Research Analyst Elvisa Mehinovic joins the lab! Turner Lab Website
December 1-3, 2020 Undergraduate student Eleanor Sams presents a Video Poster Presentation “Predicting Autism Phenotypic Outcomes Based On Genotypic Information” at the WashU undergraduate symposium WashU Undergraduate Symposium Website
November 30, 2020 Graduate student Evin Padhi gives a platform talk entitled “Analysis of 10,000 genomes identifies two enhancers with a significant excess of de novo variants in autism.” at the American Society of Human Genetics 2020 meeting. ASHG meeting website
October 19, 2020 Dr. Turner gives an invited seminar at the New York Genome Center Neuropsychiatric Disease Working Group Evening Lecture
NYGC Website
September 14, 2020 WashU graduate student Dan Western begins a rotation in the lab! Turner Lab Website
September 8, 2020 Titilope Akinwe joins the lab. Welcome!
Turner Lab Website
June 15, 2020 Turner Lab publishes first lab paper today led by Jeffrey Ng and Eleanor Sams. The paper entitled “Precise Breakpoint Detection in a Patient With 9p- Syndrome” was published in the Pediatric Genetics special issue of Cold Spring Harbor Molecular Case Studies. Cold Spring Harbor Molecular Case Studies Website
May 7, 2020 Zachary Payne joins the lab and will be co-mentored by Dr. Susan Dutcher!
Turner Lab Website
May 7, 2020 Dr. Turner joins the editorial board of Genome Research Genome Research Link
April 13, 2020 WashU graduate student Yoonhoo Chang begins a rotation in the Turner lab!
March 25, 2020 SPARK webinar by Dr. Tychele Turner, “Sex Bias and the Genetics of Autism”
SPARK link
March 23, 2020 WashU graduate student Zachary Payne begins a rotation in the Turner and Dutcher labs!
February 17, 2020 Evin Padhi joins the lab as the first graduate student! Turner Lab Website
February 6, 2020 First lab lunch outing Twitter Link
February 4, 2020 The lab received the Human Genetics SMRT Grant today from Pacific Biosciences Pacific Biosciences Link
January 17, 2020 WashU graduate student Evin Padhi begins a rotation in the lab! Turner Lab Website
January 13, 2020 WashU undergaduate Eleanor Sams joins the lab! Turner Lab Website
January 9, 2020 Spectrum highlights our American Journal of Human Genetics paper Spectrum Link
December 3, 2019 The American Society of Human Genetics Inside AJHG chat about our recent paper ASHG Link
December 1, 2019 Bioinformatic Research Analyst Jeffrey Ng joins the lab! Turner Lab Website
November 27, 2019 Our paper entitled “Sex-Based Analysis of De Novo Variants in Neurodevelopmental Disorders” is published in the American Journal of Human Genetics AJHG Link
November 18, 2019 Dr. Turner gives an invited seminar at the Washington University Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center IDDRC Link
November 12, 2019 WashU undergraduate Stephanie Sarkar joins the lab! Turner Lab Website
October 16, 2019 Dr. Turner and Dr. Sumantra Chatterjee (New York University) moderate their invited session at the American Society of Human Genetics meeting in Houston, Texas. Dr. Turner also presents recent work in the genetics of autism.
Twitter Link
September 24, 2019 Our Early Career Investigator Commentary is online now in Biological Psychiatry Biological Psychiatry Link
September 1, 2019 Turner Lab Opens Twitter Link
August 26, 2019 The lab receives R00 funding from the National Institute of Mental Health. This is the next phase of Dr. Turner’s K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award. WashU Genetics Link
January 7, 2019 Turner Lab to Open at Washington University School of Medicine in Fall 2019 WashU Genetics Link