Members of the Salzman Lab
Assistant professor of biochemistry
Favorite activity outside of lab is hiking
Don't make me choose a favorite circle!
I am currently working on exploring the function and mechanism of action of CDRas1 in the nervous system using high throughput genome wide screens.
My favorite activity outside lab is playing squash
Favorite circular RNA is CDR1as
I'm currently working on gene fusion identification and splice site degeneracy.
My favorite activity outside of lab is surfing
My favorite circular RNA is ASINC1
I'm currently working on unanotated splice site identification from RNA-Seq data
My favorite activity outside of the lab is indoor rock wall climbing
My favorite circular RNA is Sry
I am working on information compression methods for sequencing
Outside of the lab I enjoy listening to podcasts while biking around Palo Alto
My favorite circular RNA is PSTVd
I am working on sequencer hacking
My favorite activity outside of lab is long walks on the beach
My favorite circular RNA is circANRIL
I am currently working on cancer fusion discovery and validation
Favorite activity outside food and cooking
Favorite circular RNA CDR1as
I am currently working on RNA-seq technology development
My favorite circRNA is HIPK3
My favorite activity outside of lab is practicing Spanish subjunctive tenses while biking through Stanford
Gucci Gu Urban
I'm developing new molecular tools, including tools related to RNA seq data.
My favorite activity outside of lab is working out.
My favorite circular RNA is Sry.
I'm studying the expression and function of circular RNAs in glioma.
Outside of the lab I enjoy playing the piano.
My favorite circular RNA is Homer1.
I plan to modify KNIFE for single-cell RNA-seq and generalize the algorithm from Barrett et al. to identify epigenetic regulators of splicing.
Outside of the lab I enjoy going on bike rides.
My favorite circular RNA is ciRS-7.
Summer 2018 Visiting Scholar
I am looking at the genomic context of circles across simple eukaryotes. I'm a high school student from Sequoia. I enjoy playing tennis, baking and hanging out with friends. Favorite circular RNA is Sry.
I am currently working on gene fusion detection algorithms
My favorite activity outside lab is hiking
Favorite circular RNA is Sry
2018 Summer Student
Graduate Student in Biochemistry
I am currently working on figuring out how circular RNAs are produced and regulated.
Favorite activity outside of the lab: Singing in the shower
Favorite Circular RNA: S. pombe mrps16
Medical Research Fellow in Obstetrics & Gynecology
I am a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Barcelona, Spain, but visiting the Salzman laboratory!
Graduate Student in Biomedical Informatics
I am currently working on developing novel algorithms for genome-wide de novo detection of RNA from RNA-Seq data in the Lab.
Favorite activity outside of the lab: rock climbing
Favorite Circular RNA: They are all pretty amazing, but if I had to pick just one it would be NCX1
I’m currently working on elucidating the cis-elements regulating circular RNA biogenesis and stability in the Lab
Favorite activity outside of the lab: Abalone Diving
Favorite Circular RNA: circNCX1
Summer 2017 Undergraduate Researcher
I'm an undergraduate student from Peking University and visited Julia's lab in the summer of 2017! My favorite activity outside of lab is hiking/bird watching, and my favorite circular RNA is CDR1as.
Previous Rotation Students
Fall 2018 Rotation Student
I am using KNIFE with single cell data sets, and modifying KNIFE to be able to handle the single cell data sets developed by the Quake lab.
My favorite activity outside of lab is scuba diving.
Winter 2018 Rotation Student
I am currently working on DNA linkage methods development
My favorite activity outside lab is relaxing with friends
Favorite circular RNA is HIPK3