Kong, W., Biddy, B.A., Kamimoto, K., (…), Butka, E.G., *Morris, S.A. Nature ProtocolsVolume 15, Issue 3, 1 March 2020, Pages 750-772.
Graduate students in CRM labs receive prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Three graduate students in CRM labs have been awarded the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship: Christy Hoffman (Morris Lab), Sophia DeGeorgia (Kaufman Lab), and Daniel Veronese Paniagua (Millman Lab). Laura Fischer (Theunissen Lab) received an honorable mention. Congratulations to all.
Morris awarded a Sloan Research Fellowship (Links to an external site)
Samantha Morris PhD, Assistant Professor of Genetics and of Developmental Biology, was awarded a prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship in Computational and Evolutionary Molecular Biology. Congrats, Sam!
Samantha Morris named WUSM Distinguished Investigator
Samantha Morris (Developmental Biology and Genetics) was named a WUSM Distinguished Junior Investigator, for outstanding contributions to science. An award ceremony will be held on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 5:00 pm in the Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) auditorium.
Sam Morris named an Allen Distinguished Investigator (Links to an external site)
Samantha Morris (Assistant Professor, Developmental Biology and Genetics) was named 1 of 5 Allen Distinguished Investigators for her work titled “Reading and writing cell histories: New genomic technologies to unlock cell programming.” Congrats, Sam!
Single-Cell Analysis Reveals Regional Reprogramming During Adaptation to Massive Small Bowel Resection in Mice (Links to an external site)
Seiler, K.M., Waye, S.E., Kong, W., (…), Warner, B.W., *Morris, S.A., Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol, Volume 8, Issue 3, 2019, Pages 407-426, 2019.
The evolving concept of cell identity in the single cell era (Links to an external site)
*Morris, SA. Development, 146, 2019.
Paper from Humphreys & Morris labs featured in ‘The Best of Cell Stem Cell 2018’ (Links to an external site)
The recent collaborative paper from the Humphreys and Morris labs, titled ‘Comparative Analysis and Refinement of Human PSC-Derived Kidney Organoid Differentiation with Single-Cell Transcriptomics’ was featured in ‘The Best of Cell Stem Cell 2018.’ The most-highly accessed papers of 2018 were included in this special issue. Congrats to everyone on the team!
CellTag Indexing: Genetic barcode-based sample multiplexing for single-cell genomics (Links to an external site)
Guo, C., Kong, W., Kamimoto, K., (…), Kirita, Y., *Morris, S.A., Genome Biology, 20(1), art. no. 90, 2019.
Samantha Morris wins 2019 Innovator Award (Links to an external site)
Samantha Morris, Assistant Professor of Genetics and of Developmental Biology, was awarded a 2019 Innovator Award from the Academy of Science in St. Louis. The Innovator Award recognizes a scientist or engineer – age 40 or under – who has demonstrated exceptional potential for future accomplishments in science, engineering or technology. Congratulations to Dr. Morris!
New publication from the Morris Lab (Links to an external site)
Biddy, B.A., Kong, W., Kamimoto, K., (…), Sun, T., Morris, S.A. Single-cell mapping of lineage and identity in direct reprogramming. Nature, 564:219-24, 2018.
Research from the Morris Lab featured in the Record (Links to an external site)
Research from Sam Morris’s lab, which was recently published in Nature, was featured in The Source. This study combined single cell RNA-sequencing with lineage tracing, to allow for unprecedented resolution into how cell fates are determined. Congrats to the entire Morris Lab!
New paper from the Humphreys and Morris Labs (Links to an external site)
Wu, H., Uchimura, K., Donnelly, E.L., (…), Morris, S.A., Humphreys, B.D. Comparative Analysis and Refinement of Human PSC-Derived Kidney Organoid Differentiation with Single-Cell Transcriptomics. Cell Stem Cell, 23:869-81, 2018.
Sam Morris named 2017 Vallee Foundation Scholar (Links to an external site)
Samantha Morris (Assistant Professor, Genetics & Developmental Biology) was named one of five 2017 Vallee Foundation Scholars.