Michael Rape's Lab

Almost every aspect of eukaryotic cellular life is regulated by ubiquitin, a small "ubiquitious" protein that can be appended onto other proteins. In the Rape Lab at UC Berkeley, we use a variety of biochemical, biophysical, and cellular techniques to understand ubiquitin and its role in regulating fundamental processes in development and disease. We are a part of the Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB) department at UC Berkeley and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).

Lab News

10-06-16 Colleen and David's paper was published in Cell!
09-1-16 Eugene was awarded a Siebel Stem Cell postdoctoral fellowship!
06-22-16 Fernando was awarded a Gilliam Fellowship from HHMI!
06-22-16 Michael has won the 2016 Blavatnik Award in Life Sciences!
05-19-16 Congrats to Denny for earning the Evans Memorial Award and I.L. Chaikoff Memorial Award at Commencement!
05-17-16 Congratulations to Denny and Kevin C. on graduating!
05-17-16 Ashley received a fellowship from Jane Coffin Childs!
05-17-16 Kevin M. received a fellowship from the NIH Ruth Kirschstein!
05-17-16 Andrew received a fellowship from the American Cancer Society!
02-16-16 Welcome rotation students Emily Powers and Joseph Robinson!
01-25-16 Congratulation to Aileen and Allison's paper in PNAS!
01-01-16 Congratulations to Aileen on her new job at Nurix!

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