Audrey L. Atkin

From OpenWetWare
Revision as of 12:09, 22 May 2008 by Audrey L. Atkin (talk | contribs) (New page: {{Atkin Top}} == Welcome to the Atkin lab wiki! == We are in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. We study gene regulatory mechanisms in two fungal...)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Atkinlabbanner.gif

Home        Contact        Lab Members        Publications        Research        Photo Gallery       


Welcome to the Atkin lab wiki!

We are in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. We study gene regulatory mechanisms in two fungal model organisms, Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Candida albicans with the goal of understanding how cell and developmental biology is regulated. Using a combination of molecular genetic and systems biology approaches, we investigate the regulation of wild-type gene expression by the nonsense-mediated mRNA decay pathway, and the regulation of morphogenesis of Candida albicans by quorum sensing.