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Ryk needs a chaperone

Ryk has made the headlines by requiring a chaperone. But don’t assume that Ryk is a badly behaved celebrity—it’s actually a protein featured in a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences (PNAS). In the […]

USC’s stem cell scientists secure the dollars to fight disease

The price of progress is not only the energy and talent of stem cell scientists, but also the research dollars that support their discoveries. In recent months, faculty members have secured numerous grants to support stem cell-based approaches to study […]

What I’m reading: Wange Lu shares his top pick

Our genetic material is packed into the nucleus of the cell, but is the packing process random or organized in some way? In a recent study published in Cell Stem Cell, Krijger et al. showed predictable 3D arrangements of chromosomal […]

Wange Lu Lab launches new website

The Wange Lu Lab is pleased to introduce our new website.