April 15, 2022 – “Lab excursion” to the Chicago Cytoskeleton conference.
April 01, 2022 – The student organization Phi Sigma organized a Trivia event, which we attended!
March 10, 2022 – Martin just received these neat batches from eLife
February 25, 2022 – The student organization Phi Sigma put together a fantastic symposium for our department. Students from the Engelke lab presented the following posters and a talk: – Sam: Poster title: “Mapping the Amino Acid Sequences in the Coiled-Coil Domain that Mediate Dimerization of the KIF3A/KIF3B Motor” – Skye: Poster title: “Characterization of two ciliopathy-causing mutations in the KIF3B motor protein” – Ayoola: Poster title: “PHOSPHORYLATION OF EIGHT PHOSPHOSITES IN THE TAIL DOMAIN OF KIF3A IS DISPENSIBLE FOR REGULATING HETEROTRIMERIC KINESIN-2 FOR CILIOGENESIS” – Caleb: Talk title: “Heterodimeric kinesin-2 autoinhibition: molecular features and biological function”
February 7, 2022 – Anna Roseland joins the team. Welcome Anna!
January 10, 2022 – Danny Marchiafava joins the team. Welcome Danny!
December 10, 2021 – Hailey leaves the lab. Farewell Hailey!
April 23, 2021 – Rahul Korrapati, Jordyn Reid, and Skye Rogers were selected as 2021 USRF fellows from a pool of competitive undergraduate students. Congratulations! They will join the lab for two month this summer to study the regulation of kinesin-2 in mammalian cells.
April 8, 2021 – Sam wins 2nd place ($100 travel allowance) in the undergraduate poster presentation competition at the Phi Sigma symposium. Congrats Sam!
January 4, 2021 – Ayoola joins the team. Welcome Ayoola!
December 2020 – Carly graduates. Congratulations!
September 2020 – Samuel joins the team. Welcome Sam!
August 2020 – Carly joins the team. Welcome Carly!
August 2020 – Teague joins the team. Welcome Teague!