Lab News

December 22, 2017

Prasanna successfully defends his graduate thesis!

Congratulations Dr. Ramachandran!

December 15, 2017

Congratulations, Jon for successfully passing the second qualifying exam!

November 11, 2017

Meng nets ASCB 2017 Early Career Life Scientist Award.

Link to the Essay

November 01, 2017

Yong's paper is published at Nature Communications!

Congratulations Yong!

July 1, 2017

Prasanna's submission is awarded Best Abstarct and selected for an oral presentation at the 32nd Annual MD/PhD National Student Conference !

Congratulations Prasanna!

June 10, 2017

Bing's paper is published at Cell!

Congratulations Bing!

May 29, 2017

Chih-Chun's paper is published at Nature Cell Biology!

Congratulations Chih-Chun!

January 14, 2016


Thanks to all the teamwork, Wang Lab Productions proudly presents “The Big Screen” (recorded skit) and ““Grad Grad School Jeopardy” (live skit). We won third place!

December 12, 2016

Chih-Chun successfully defends her graduate thesis!

Congratulations Dr. Lin!

December 6, 2016


Meng is awarded 2017 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award in Medicine by The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST).

October 4, 2016

Meng is awarded NIH High-Risk, High-Reward Research Award (aka NIH Pioneer Award)!

Link to BCM News

September 22, 2016

Meng is awarded Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Faculty Scholar!

Link to BCM News

August 15, 2016

Congratulations, Marzia for successfully passing the qualifying exam!

July 15, 2016

Lab alumnus Ravi Medikonda, undergraduate student at Rice University, will be starting medical school at Johns Hopkins University this fall. Congratulations Ravi!

Lab alumnus Tyler Finamore, undergraduate student at Colorado School of Mines, will be starting graduate school in College of Engineering at University of Notre Dame this fall. Congratulations Tyler!

July 1, 2016

Shihong Gao (“Max”), undergraduate student at Peking University (Beijing, China), joins the lab as a summer intern. Welcome Max!

June 20, 2016

Jessica successfully defends her graduate thesis! Congratulations Dr. Sowa!

June 1, 2016

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) student Andrew Folick, first graduate of the Wang lab, earned his medical (M.D.) degree today! Congratulations Dr. Dr. Folick

January 14, 2016

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Thanks to all the teamwork, Wang Lab Productions presents “Ghost-docs” (recorded skit) and ““A day in the life of a cell” (live skit). We won second place!

December 14, 2015

Congratulations, Meng for the ASCB-Gibco Emerging Leader Prizes!

Link to the News

December 7, 2015

Collaborative projects in Wang and Tabor labs win the John S. Dunn Collaborative Research Awards!

Link to the News

October 29, 2015

Congratulations, Chih-chun for the Best Speaker Award at the Graduate Student Symposium!
Congratulations, Meng for the Marc Dresden Excellence in Graduate School Education Award!