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Our lab is still mostly functional during the COVID-19 pandemic, as research is considered as essential for Tulane University.  July, 2020


Checkout our recent paper published in Nature Communications June, 2020

This paper links defective mitochondrial fission to cellular senescence and age-dependent oxidative stress response. Congratulate Bo for the accomplishment and thank our collaborators for their excellent inputs. 

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Welcome Dr. Johnny (Zunyi) Zhang to Join the lab as a research Assistant Professor March, 2020. 

Dr. Zhang got his PhD from the University of Oslo (Norway), and has worked as Professor and Deputy director, Institute of Developmental and Regenerative Biology, Hangzhou Normal University (China)


Our graduate student Yao Tong for being Awarded for AFAR Scholarship July, 2019

Yao was awarded the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) Scholarship for Research in the biology of aging


Crowdfund Project Funded January, 2017
Bo Yu’s Crowdfund Project “Gene therapy against vision loss in the elderly” was funded. A big “Thank you” to all the donors!!!
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Defense of Honors Thesis December, 2016
Julia Chimienti, an undergraduate student in the lab, has successfully defended her honor thesis. Congrats!

Lab Student Wins Thesis Competition November, 2016
Chastain Anderson, a PhD student in the lab, has won the “3 Minute Thesis” Competition at Tulane. Congrats!
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Lab Student Earns Travel Award November, 2016
Bo Yu, a postdoc in the lab, has earned a travel award to attend the Association of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (AOPT) 2017 meeting in Florence, Italy. Congrats!

“Molecular Therapy” Journal October, 2016
Our recent paper is on the cover of the “Molecular Therapy” Journal.
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