2/2023 Ariel's paper is accepted to PNAS. UV irradiation remodels the specificity landscape of transcription factors https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2022.10.07.511343v1
2/2023 Ariel is an invited speaker at the 10th ILANIT conference in Eilat, Israel.
2/2023 Ariel speaks at the 7th Nucleic Acids Conference, Cancun, Mexico.
2/2023 Ariel is an invited speaker at the MRC Human Genetics Unit Seminar, Edinburgh, Scotland.
12/22 Ariel's Nature paper (Afek, A. et al. Nature 587, 291–296 (2020)) was described as a "Fundamental Discovery" in https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-022-04172-8?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=c2faae4cd1-briefing-dy-20221201&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-c2faae4cd1-45334230
11/2022 Ariel speaks at ‘Specificity Determinants of Biomolecular Interactions’, Weizmann Institute, Israel
11/2022 Ariel wins Alon Fellowship for outstanding young faculty.
11/2022 Chen is joining the lab.
10/2022 Ariel organizes and speaks at ‘Protein-DNA Interactions: from Biophysics to Cell Biology’, Weizmann Institute, Israel
9/2022 The renovation of the permanent lab starts!
9/2022 Our first Ph.D. students join the lab. Welcome Iry and Yumi.
8/2022 Ariel is invited to speak at the Gordon Research Conference, USA. ‘DNA Topoisomerases in Biology and Medicine’
8/2022 Artemy is joining the lab.
7/2022 Our research grant proposal on ‘High-throughput investigation of the protein-DNA recognition code using mismatched, bulged and nicked DNA’ was founded by the ISF (Israel Science Foundation) grant.
7/2022 Our first MSc students join the lab. Welcome Noga L., Noga C., and Tamir.
4/2022 Our collaboration with Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates was funded.
4/2022 Naama is joining the lab.
3/2022 Frist successful "on-chip" protein-DNA binding experiment in the lab. Many more will come.
12/2021 Vered is joining the lab.
9/2021 Ariel arrives as a new faculty member (Assistant Professor) to the Department of Chemical and Structural Biology in the Weizmann Institute of Science.