TURK LAB Yale University

Lab news


May 29, 2014

Allison Goldberg has been selected to give a short talk at the upcoming Gordon Research Conference on Proteolytic Enzymes and Their Inhibitors! Congratulations, Allison!


May 6, 2014

The Turk lab welcomes two new members: Wutigri Nimlamool joins the lab as a postdoctoral associate, and Brian Shi joins as a Ph.D. student. Welcome, Wuti and Brian!


March 14, 2014

Farewell to Yong Jae Lee, who is leaving the lab to take a position at Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceuticals in Seoul, Korea. Congratulations, Yong Jae!


January 9, 2014

Catherine’s paper on kinase phosphoacceptor specificity is the featured article in today’s issue of Molecular Cell! Congratulations, Catherine!


June 5, 2013

Keith Weise joins the lab as a new graduate student. Welcome, Keith!


May 15, 2013

Allison Goldberg has received a travel award to attend the upcoming meeting of the Protein Society! Congratulations, Allison!


February 18, 2013

Catherine Chen, the first Turk lab graduate student, successfully defends her Ph.D. thesis! Congratulations, Dr. Chen!


December 3, 2012

Chad Miller joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome, Chad!


November 21, 2012

Yang’s paper describing a probe for the active conformation of the tyrosine kinase Abl made the inside cover of the latest issue of ChemBioChem! Congratulations, Yang!


November 15, 2012

Yong Jae’s paper on phosphoregulation of yeast metabolic enzymes in response to stress was highlighted in the current issue of Molecular and Cellular Biology! Congratulations, Yong Jae!


July 26, 2012

Ludovic’s paper on exosite targeting inhibitors of anthrax lethal factor is the cover story of this month’s issue of Chemistry and Biology! Congratulations and thanks to Catherine and Allison for their contributions!


July 21, 2011

Yong Jae Lee is selected to give a short talk at the FASEB protein kinase conference. Congratulations, Yong Jae!


May 23, 2011

Allison Goldberg joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome, Allison!


October 22, 2010

Farewell to Grace Jeschke, who is leaving to take a research specialist position in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania. Good luck, Grace!


September 1, 2010

Ana Thevenin joins the lab as a postdoc. Welcome, Ana!


August 23, 2010

Jane Lou joins the lab as a new research assistant! Welcome, Jane!


January 28, 2010

Janine’s yeast kinase motif paper is accepted to Science Signaling! Congratulations, Janine!


August 28, 2009

Cristina’s paper on ADAM protease specificity is accepted to Biochemical Journal! Congratulations, Cristina!


June 29, 2009

The Turk lab welcomes Dr. Charlotte Hammond as a visiting scientist from Quinnipiac University. Welcome, Charlotte!


April 29, 2009

Yang Deng is awarded a Brown-Coxe Fellowship for 2009! Congratulations, Yang!


April 1, 2009

Farewell to Cristina Caescu, who is leaving to take a postdoc position at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Good luck, Cristina!


October 16, 2008

Catherine passes her qualifying exam!


October 15, 2008

The lab inaugurates its new Tetras automated peptide synthesizer!


September 15, 2008

Yang Deng joins the lab as a postdoc. Welcome, Yang!


July 31, 2008

Grace Jeschke joins the lab as a research assistant. Welcome, Grace!


June 13, 2008

Ved Desai departs the lab to attend med school at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Good luck, Ved!


May 15, 2008

Doug’s paper on MAPK docking motifs is accepted to JBC! Congratulations, Doug!


May 9, 2008

Catherine Chen joins the lab as a new graduate student. Welcome, Catherine!


May 8, 2008

Farewell to Doug Sheridan, the first Turk lab postdoc, who is leaving to take a job as Senior Staff Scientist at Alexion Pharmaceuticals in Cheshire, CT.  Congratulations, Doug!


May 7, 2008

Non-official launch of the new Turk lab website!