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Lab news


First ever pre-print from our lab is now live!

March 22, 2022

A truly great moment for the Saini lab! The very first (pre) publication from our lab is now hosted on BiorXiV. Congratulations to all involved in the study! 

New undergraduate researchers join the lab!

January 12, 2022

We're excited to have Alessandra Ruggiero and Sydney Gordon join the Saini lab. They're both juniors at the College of Charleston and are eager to do some exciting research over the next few months. Welcome!

Saini Lab receives first grant!

January 3rd, 2022

Hollings Cancer Center has awarded us the American Cancer Society-IRG grant that funds us for a full year. Go team!

Sriram gives a talk at HCC retreat

October 15th, 2021

Great platform talk by Sriram at the HCC retreat, talking about his research in the Cancer Biology Section. Cool stuff!

Happy first birthday to the Saini Lab!

October 1st, 2021

And just like that, we're a year old, and we've come a long way with hopefully lots more exciting stuff to come in the years ahead! Congrats to us :)

Dr. Saini presents at the HCC Cancer Biology meeting

September 22, 2021

Dr. Saini presented the latest work from our lab at the local Cancer center meeting. A story shaping up nicely!

Saini lab at EMGS 2021

September 20th, 2021

Sriram presented the first poster from the Saini Lab at the EMGS 2021 Virtual conference! Cool stuff!

Welcome students! Let's learn some genetics!

August 23rd, 2021

Dr. Saini is delivering 2 exciting graduate-level lectures for the "genes, inheritance and expression" course in the Fall semester. Great way to learn about model systems and genetic screens!

Latarsha Porcher joins the lab as our new Research Assistant

January 25th, 2021

Latarsha joins us from USC Pharmacology. Welcome!

January 14th, 2021

Saini.et.al describe the UV-induced DNA damage and mutation spectrum in human skin samples, accounting for the age, sex and skin color of the individual donors.

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Sriram joins the lab!

October 1st, 2020

We have the first member of our lab! Dr. Sriram Vijayraghavan joins us from Duke University as a Staff Scientist. Welcome aboard!

The Saini lab is open!

October 1st, 2020

Welcome to the Saini lab! We are located in Basic Sciences Building Room 526. The freezers and incubators are humming!