Funding Support

We are very grateful to all of our sponsors for the support we have received to pursue our work!


Single Cell Spatial Analysis Program
UM Biosciences_Initiatives Institutional SCSAP
02/01/2020 to 01/31/2026
UM investment to grow high resolution genomic and imaging approaches in cells and tissues through faculty recruitment, core facility development, and community engagement.
Systematic Genetic Analysis of Yeast NHEJ
NIH/NIGMS R01 GM120767-14 Recent News
08/01/2004 to 06/30/2021
Basic science studies of DNA double-strand break repair executed mainly via genetic approaches in the yeast model organism.
Extreme genomic instability at large transcribed genes: mechanisms and consequences for the cancer genome
NIH/NCI R01 CA200731-05 Recent News
09/01/2016 to 08/31/2022
Seeks to understand the molecular mechanisms of copy number variant (CNV) formation at common fragile sites (CFSs).
High throughput assessment of de novo CNV formation in eukaryotic cells
NIH/NIEHS R21 ES022311-02
08/06/2013 to 03/31/2016
Helped to develop novel methods for detecting CNVs and SVs at low variant allele frequencies at hotspot loci.
De novo CNV formation in vivo with sickle cell anemia therapy
NIH/NIEHS R01 ES020875-05
01/30/2012 to 05/31/2017
Tested whether in vivo exposure to a known replication inhibitor, hydroxyurea (HU), led to CNV formation in sperm.