Fabiana Duarte (Class of 2010; Graduate May 2017) received the Wellnitz Award for her paper:Duarte FM, Fuda NJ, Mahat DB, Core LJ, Guertin MJ, Lis JT. (2016) Transcription factors GAF and HSF act at distinct regulatory steps to modulate stress-induced gene activation. Genes and Development 30(15):1731-46.
Fabiana also received the Calvo TA Award in the Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics. Fabiana was the teaching assistant in John Lis’s course, The Nucleus (BIOMG 6390) in Spring 2016.
Fabiana is currently in a post-doc position in the Lis lab and will be beginning her position at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research.