November 14, 2018

Chloe (Xi Shi) graduated from Lanzhou University and has had over a decade of research experience. She successfully reprogrammed somatic cells derived from human urine (, optimizing the method to increase...

October 9, 2018

RNA & DNA Club is a monthly platform where grad students and postdocs give talks about their research. Lucy, a 4th year PhD student, has just won an award for giving the best talk in RNA & DNA Club during the 2017-2018 school year, narrowly beating o...

September 3, 2018

Andy Yu, one of our undergrads, has just returned from his prestigious summer research fellowship (SURF-Stem Cell) at UT Southwestern. He polished his CRISPR skills and performed injections into mice for the very first time, presenting a methods/proo...

September 1, 2018

We are pleased to announce that senior grad student Lucy LeBlanc won the 1st place award in the grad student category at the illustrious ICMB Annual Retreat, this year held at the Lazy Hills Conference Center. Shortly after winning the award, she tre...

June 25, 2018

Justin, a biology undergrad and expert bubble tea mixologist, has joined our lab for a summer research term. Despite his relative lack of wet lab experience, he has been catching on quickly and absorbing new techniques each day. In his molecular biol...

May 7, 2018

We formally welcome Mijeong as a new PhD student in the Kim lab. After a stellar performance during her rotation, Mijeong professed her enthusiasm for working with stem cells and chose the Kim lab for her dissertation research. Although her current p...

March 30, 2018

We heartily congratulate our undergraduate Shannon Dupont for getting into Duke University's Developmental and Stem Cell Biology PhD program. We wish her the best of luck for unraveling the mysteries of the embryo!

March 3, 2018

While genetically dissecting the Hippo pathway using CRISPR, our prospective student Jessie applied for the UT Austin ICMB program. She has recently been accepted as a PhD student and will start during the summer for her first rotation. We wish her t...

January 29, 2018

We are jubilant to welcome Aparna as a new undergraduate to the lab! Although Aparna is still in her first year, she's incredibly precocious and advanced for her age. As a mere high school student, she worked at Baylor College of Medicine, plumbing t...

November 13, 2017

We are ecstatic to welcome Jami and Mijeong for the second lab rotation! Jami earned his Master's at National Taiwan University at the Institute for Molecular Medicine. Fascinated by fundamental RNA biology, he explored the enigma of alternative spli...

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If you have any questions about the research opportunity in Kim lab, please email: Jonghwan Kim, Ph.D.


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