University of Wisconsin–Madison

News

June

Feyza received ICTR Translational Basic & Clinical Pilot Award!

Welcome Sierra and Sam! Our new research interns will work on understanding the molecular mechanisms of type 1 diabetes

Kendall is back to the lab for summer research.

EnginLab “Welcome Summer Social is scheduled for June 15th!”

May

Feyza was Sanko University’s Guest of Honor: http://www.haberma.com/seker-hastaligi-adi-gibi-tatli-olmayan-bir-hastaligin-hikayesi-n194044/

Congratulations and best wishes to Giselle Rogers, a talented undergraduate in our lab, who graduated from UW-Madison

Welcome Yian Liao! Yian will do his summer internship in our lab.

April

Congratulations to Hugo for his poster presentation at Morgridge / UW-Madison Metabolism Symposium

March

Dr. Matthias Hebrok from UCSF is visiting us and giving a talk titled ” Exploring Human Beta Cell Biology with Stem Cells” at Biochemistry Colloquium.

February

Feyza is now a member of the UW-Madison Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center (SCRMC).

January

Claire Walker, Genetics student at UW-Madison, joined the lab as a research intern.
Francesca is going to Spain as part of an exchange program. Good luck Francesca!

January – Dr. Manish Sharma joined the lab as a postdoctoral fellow.
Rezwana Karim, Kendall Gross, and Shan Gill joined the lab as undergraduate researchers.

December – Hugo Lee, an IPiB graduate student, joins the lab.

December – Anil Kiran Chokkalla (IPiB) joined the lab as a first year graduate student.

November – Lucas Klemm (MCP), Yirong Wang (IPGNS) and Sophie Lewandowski (IPiB) rotated in the lab.

October – Anil Chokkalla (IPiB) rotated in the lab, Aishwarya Rengarajan (ERP) rotated in the lab.

September – Giselle Rogers joined the lab, Katie Beverley (ERP) rotated int the lab, Samantha St. Claire (IGPNS) rotated in the lab.

August – Quincy welcomes a new baby girl!

June – Zeynep Oktay, Alexandra Vitale, and Stephanie Ruderman joined the lab.

May – Dr. Feyza Engin is one of two UW-Madison faculty to receive the 2016 Shaw Scientist Award, presented by the Greater Milwaukee Foundation. The $200,000 grant provides support to early career investigators pursuing promising ideas in biochemistry, biological sciences and cancer research.

March – Congrats to Engin Lab alumni Elliot Domask on his acceptance into the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health.

January – Molly Weltzer joins the lab.

September
Tugce Akcan join the lab.

June
Elliot Domask joins the lab.

February
Ross Munce and Madison Wolters joins the lab.

November
Quincy Harenda joins the lab.

October
Feyza Engin joins the UW-Madison Department of Biomolecular Chemistry and Department of Medicine.

May
Feyza Engin receives Research Scientist Development Award (KO1), from the National Institute of Health (NIDDK).

April
Feyza Engin awarded with a Career Development Award from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.