Upcoming presentations by the Yun lab
Physics Circle Meeting '23, Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden
FU Berlin Seminar series, 14th April '23, Berlin
Bayer's 'Extreme Biology Symposium', 18-19th April '23, Leverkusen
MISCE meeting, 14-16th June '23, Vienna
Society for Experimental Biology’s (SEB) Annual Conference, 4-7th July '23, Edinburgh
G-JAM '23, 28-30th September, ERIBA, Gronningen
Senescent cells promote dedifferentiation
April 2023 - Our work describing how senescent cells contribute to muscle regeneration by promoting dedifferentiation of muscle fibres, led by talented Hanna Walters, is out in Aging Cell. More news here.
Svetlana Iarovenko awarded an eV Scholarship
March 2023 - Congrats to Svet on obtaining independent support for her MSc studies
Georgii Vdovin awarded a FOSTER grant
March 2023 - Well done to Georgii on securing an independent FOSTER grant to support his research
A warm welcome to Vishnu Balaji
February 2023 - Dr Vishnu Balaji joins us on our quest to solve the puzzle of what underlies negligible senescence in salamanders
The Iberian Ribbed Newt Genome
October 2022 - Together with the Simon and Leigh labs and thanks to the unparalleled skills of genome guru Tom Brown and a fantastic team of researchers, we completed the HiFi sequencing and chromosome level assembly of the P. waltl newt. Congrats!
And the DAAD Prize 2022 goes to ... Yuliia Haluza
October 2022 - A prize for outstanding achievements by international students at German universities, every year TUD honours one student with it - congrats to Yuliia!
Congrats to Anna Czarkwiani on the German Unesco-L'Oreal funding programme award
October 2022 - The German Commission for UNESCO and L'Oréal Germany, in partnership with the Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard Foundation, award prizes every year for excellent young female scientists with children
Yuliia Haluza awarded the 'Best poster presentation' prize at EMBO Regeneration 2022
September 2022 - On how salamanders maintain their telomeres in regeneration and ageing - well done, well deserved!
Find out how salamanders are contributing to research
April 2022 - Our review of the 3rd Salamander models in cross-disciplinary biological research meeting, co-organised by us, is out here.
Congratulations to Yuliia Haluza and Diana Zhilina on receiving FOSTER awards
March 2022 - Our students Yuliia and Diana are awarded independent research funds to pursue their MSc projects, well done!
Our work on the determination of positional identity in regeneration is out
March 2022 - How much to regenerate? Tig1 is key, find out more here and from institutional news. A great effort from Catarina, former/present lab members, and a fantastic team of collaborators.
Hannah Walters awarded postdoctoral research funds
December 2021 - Congrats to Hannah on receiving a TUD postdoctoral starter grant. Stay tune for exciting research as a result!
Welcome to this year's MSc students: Yuliia Haluza, Kanish Siddarth, Tolga Danismaz
October 2021 - Welcome to the Yun lab: learn, explore and make the most out of this experience.
The Yun lab becomes affiliated to PoL
September 2021 - The YUN lab is now affiliated to the new Physics of Life Cluster of Excellence, which will allow us to tackle the laws of physics that underlie regenerative processes in cooperation with world leading researchers.
Salamander models for understanding ageing and rejuvenation
June 2021 - Our perspective on how salamander models can aid our understanding of ageing and rejuvenation is published here, happy reading!
Congrats to Lizbeth on winning the DIGSBB Fellow award
May 2021-The DIGS-BB Fellow Award honours outstanding achievements of DIGS-BB PhD students after the 1st year of thesis - Well deserved, Liz!
Standardising salamander nomenclature
April 2021 - The axolotl community finally gets a clear set of nomenclature guidelines thanks to the nice work of the Nowoshilow, Fei, Tanaka, Voss and Murawala labs. We support their adoption among the P. waltl community and beyond, in our latest paper!
Preethi Kesavan awarded a CRTD eV Scholarship
March 2021 - Congrats to Preethi for obtaining support for her upcoming MSc Thesis at the Yun lab
Max Yun appointed TUD Young Investigator
March 2021 - This recognition offers support for the development of Dr Yun's academic career and will strengthen her integration into the Biology Faculty of TU Dresden.