News

9/7/20 Dabel Emebo, a former undergrad in the Wang lab, was admitted to the MD program at the University of Minnesota — congrats!

8/3/20 Xiaoyan’s review article on GRASP proteins is accepted for publication in Trends in Biochemical Sciences — congrats!

7/31/20 Michael and Stephen completed their training in the lab and moved to new jobs — congrats and good luck!

6/5/20-  We are slowly reopening the lab.

6/2/20 Stephen, Haoran, Jianchao and Jie’s work on Golgi response to oxidative stress  is accepted for publication in MBoC — congrats!

4/23/20 Tony officially joined the lab for his PhD thesis — welcome!

3/18-6/4/20 Wang Lab was closed due to Covid-19 quarantine. Everyone works remotely; stay safe, stay healthy.

3/11/20 Erpan received Mary Sue Coleman Endowed Rackham Graduate Fellowship — congrats!

3/10/20 Stephen passed his thesis defense — congrats Dr. Ireland!

2/15/20 Xinghao Wang, a former undergrad in the Wang lab for two years, was admitted to the MD/PhD program at the University of Michigan — congrats!

2/14/20 Stephen, Sai, Mingzhou, Xiaoyan, Jianchao, Jie and Dabel’s work on Thapsigargin- and Histamine-induced, ER stress independent,  Golgi fragmentation is accepted for publication in iScience — congrats!

1/24/20 Wang lab purchased and installed a new Nikon A Nikon Eclipse Ti2-E Inverted Research Microscope Equipped with a C2+ Personal Confocal System — thanks NIH for the support!

1/10/20 Wang co-edited a special topic on Golgi Dynamics in Physiological and Pathological Conditions with Kristian Prydz, Vladimir Lupashin, and Jaakko Saraste in Front. Cell Dev. Biol. – Membrane Traffic in 2019. An editorial is accepted for publication.

12/18/19 Wang presented at the International Symposium on Pathomechanisms of Amyloid Diseases.

12/12-13/19 Wang lab retreat. Thanks everyone for the efforts in 2019 and good luck in 2020!

12/1/2019 Michael’s collaborative work with the Ramamoorthy lab on Aβ toxicity is accepted for publication in JMB — congrats!

11/19/19 Ron and Jie’s collaboration work with Yifat Merbl on Golgi quality control is accepted for publication in NatComms — congrats!

10/21/19 Stephen’s abstract is selected for an oral presentation at the 2020 ASBMB Annual Meeting — congrats!

10/14/19 Erpan received a poster award at MCDB retreat — congrats!

10/1/19 Xiaoyan’s collaborative paper with Dea Slade is accepted for publication in JCS — congrats!

9/5/19 Jianchao Zhang joined the lab as a postdoc — welcome!

8/28/19 Ge (Tony) Yu joined the lab as a rotation student — welcome!

8/11/19 Xiaoyan left for a faculty position — congratulations, Professor Zhang! See a photo gallery of her leaving party here.

8/1/19 Sarah Bui joined the lab as a postdoc — welcome!

7/3/19 Erpan and  Jie’s paper on GRASPs is accepted for publication in Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology — congrats!

7/1/19 Shuyao Yin joined the lab as a visiting undergrad — welcome!

5/30/19 Wang received an NIH Administrative Supplement grant — congrats!

5/15/19 Jie had a baby boy born — congrats!

4/4/19 Grace received the Underwood-Alger award from MCDB/ LS&A — congrats!

3/12/19 Stephen received an Edwards Fellowship — congrats!

3/1/19 Xiaoyan, Leibin, Stephen, Erpan,  Jie, Michael, and Zhihai’s paper on GRASP55 in amino acid starvation-induced  autophagy is accepted for publication in Autophagy — congrats!

2/18/19 Peixing had a baby boy born — congrats!

1/25/19 Wang received the title of most eloquent reviewer from an ACS study section.

1/10/19 Jie and Erpan’s review article entitled “Golgi structure and function in health, stress and diseases” was accepted for publication as a book chapter in Springer Nature — congrats!

1/9/19  Erpan, Yi, Xiaoyan and Michael’s work on Golgi destruction and cellular activities was accepted for publication in MBoC — congrats!

1/3/19 Wang received an NIH R35 (MIRA) award — congrats!

1/1/19 Happy New Year!

12/20/18 Wang presented at the International Symposium on Pathomechanisms of Amyloid Diseases.

12/13-14/18 Wang lab retreat. Thanks everyone for the efforts in 2018 and good luck in 2019!

12/11/18  Jie, Danming and Stephen’s work on DjA1-GRASP65 interaction and Golgi structure formation was accepted for publication in MBoC — congrats!

11/28/18 Our collaboration with Ivanova and Ramamoorthy labs is funded by MCubed.

10/1/18 Peixing Wan joined the lab as a visiting graduate student — welcome!

9/30/18 Wang received an R56 grant from NIH/NIA to study glycosylation defects in Alzheimer’s disease — congrats!

8/27/18 Erpan is awarded a Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant — congrats!

8/25/18 Erpan got married — congrats!

7/16/18 Stephen and Wang presented at the GRC Protein Processing, Trafficking and Secretion.

7/15/18 Stephen successfully organized an GRS on Protein Processing, Trafficking and Secretion as a co-chair — good job!

6/27/18 Xiaoyan’s review article accepted to Molecular & Cellular Oncology.

6/12/18 Wang lab moved to the new Biological Sciences Building (BSB) — good luck!

6/12/18 Xiaoyan’s review article accepted as Autophagy Punctum to be published in Autophagy.

6/5/18 Erpan passed his Checkpoint#2 Prelim exam, and advanced to candidacy — Congrats!

5/28/18 Xiaoyan, Leibin andJie’s paper on GRASP55 O-GlcNAcylation was  highlighted by MCDB news.

4/27/18 Michael had a new baby boy born — congratulations!

4/23/18 Xiaoyan, Leibin and Jie’s paper on GRASP55 O-GlcNAcylation and autophagy is published online and listed as a Featured Article by Developmental Cell.

4/11/18 Leibin passed his thesis defense — congrats Dr. Wang!

4/2/18 Dabel Emebo received the Underwood-Alger Scholarship from U of M — congrats!

3/26/18 Xiaoyan, Leibin and Jie’s paper on GRASP55 O-GlcNAcylation and autophagy is accepted for publication in Developmental Cell — congrats!

3/23/18 Jie is married — congrats!

3/9/18 Erpan received a Rackham Conference Travel Grant.

3/2/18 Wang gave a talk at Max F. Perutz Laboratories in Vienna, Austria.

2/26/18, Zhihai left the lab to Shanghai to complete his degree — good luck!

2/8/18 Stephen is awarded a Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant — congrats!

1/26/18 Zhihai is admitted to the UM MCDB graduate program — congrats!

12/14-15/17 Wang Lab Retreat — intensive but enjoyable and fun!

12/7/17 Xiaoyan presented at the ASCB annual meeting in Philadelphia.

9/15/17 Shijiao left the lab for another job —  good luck for the future!

8/28/17 Shilpa Padmanaban joined the lab as a rotation student — welcome!

8/28/17 Zhihai Zhang joined the lab as a visiting scholar — welcome!

8/8/17 Michael, Leibin, Jie, Haoran, Danming and Xiaoyan’s paper on GRASP knockout was accepted for publication in MBoC  — congrats!

8/7/17 Ron Benyair joined the lab as a postdoc research fellow — welcome!

7/20/17 Wang presented at the GRC on Molecular Membrane Biology.

6/30/17 Wang’s review article published in Mizutani Foundation for Glycoscience 25th anniversary research collection.

6/30/17 Shijiao had a new baby girl born — congratulations!

6/26/17 Dabel Emebo received the LSA Student Internships award — congrats!

6/21/17 Erpan received a Rackham Grad Student Research Grant — congrats!

6/21/17 Wang gave a talk at Augusta University.

5/31/17 Erpan officially joined the lab for his PhD thesis — welcome!

5/8-12/17 Wang gave multiple talks at Fudan University, Zhejiang University and Shandong Normal University in China.

5/8/17 Michael’s collaborative work with Haoxing Xu lab was published in Dev Cell — congrats!

4/22/17 Wang presented at the ASBMB Annual Meeting in Chicago.

4/17/17 Stephen received a Rackham Summer Award — congrats!

4/5/17 Haoran received the Underwood-Alger Scholarship from the College of LS&A — congrats!

3/24/17 Wang presented at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.

3/22/17 Wang presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Glycobiology in Ventura.

3/14/17 Stephen received Mary Sue and Kenneth Coleman Endowed Rackham Graduate Fellowship — congrats!

1/30/17 Wang’s EM image “Golgi smiley face” was selected as a runner-up at the MCDB photo contest — congrats!

1/2/17 Erpan Ahat Joined the lab as a rotation student — welcome!

12/26/16 Xiaoyan had a new baby boy born — congratulations!

12/15-16/16 Wang Lab Retreat — congrats to everyone for the accomplishment in 2016!

12/7/16 Wang presented at the ASCB annual meeting in San Francisco.

11/21/16 Stephen’s passed his prelim exam — congrats!

10/26/16 Wang presented at the EMBO Workshop Glycosylation in the Golgi complex, Italy.

10/14/16 Wang presented at the University of Michigan Protein Folding Disease Initiative Drug Discovery Showcase.

10/17/16 Leibin and Stephen presented at the MCDB retreat — good job!

9/15/16 Stephen’s work on Golgi compaction in cancer with Jonathan Kurie at MD Anderson was accepted for publication in J Clinical Investigation — congrats!

9/15/16 Madison Helsel Joined the lab as a work-study student — welcome!

8/24/16 Weichao Zhang Joined the lab as a rotation student — welcome!

8/18/16 Wang presented a seminar at IGDB/CAS, Beijing.

7/30/16 Stephen is selected as the Chair of the next GRS on Protein Trafficking, Processing and Secretionr — congrats!

7/30/16 Stephen received a poster award from the 2016 Proprotein Processing Trafficking & Secretion GRC — congrats!

7/12/16 Shijiao and Danming’s paper on Syntaxin 5 ubiquitination was  highlighted by MCDB news.

5/31/16 Shijiao and Danming’s paper on Syntaxin 5 ubiquitination was accepted for publication in Developmental Cell — congrats! Online access.

5/19/16 Wang is promoted to full professor of MCDB and Neurology by the UM Board of Regents — congrats!

5/19/16 Wang presented a seminar at Virginia Commonwealth University.

5/1/16 Courtney joined the lab as a research technician — welcome!

5/13/16 Wang prepared and submitted an S10 equipment grant to NIH — good luck!

4/20/16 Haoran receives the Underwood-Alger Scholarship from the College of LS&A, University of Michigan — congrats!

4/19/16 Wang gave a talk at University of Iowa.

3/16/16 Xiaoyan’s review on Glycosylation quality control by the Golgi structure was published online and was recommended in F1000Prime as being of special significance in its field — congrats!

3/15/16 Muralidharan Mani joined the lab as a postdoc — welcome!

2/28/16 Xiaoyan’s mini-review on Glycosylation quality control by the Golgi structure was  accepted for publication in Journal of Molecular Biology— congrats!

12/18/15 Wang Lab Retreat — congrats to everyone for the accomplishment in 2015! See fun pictures in PHOTO GALLERY!

12/13/15 Shijiao presented posters at the ASCB annual meeting.

12/8/15 Xiaoyan’s mini-review on GRASPs in Golgi structure formation and function was accepted for publication — congrats!

11/29/15 Michael had a new baby boy born — congratulations!

10/26/15 Danming, Xiaoyan, Shijiao, Hebao and Jie’s paper on Mena was accepted for publication in MBoC  — congrats!

9/8/15 Wang gave a talk at Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) in Beijing.

9/6/15 Wang gave a talk at Nankai University.

9/5/15 Gunjan and Michael’s mini-review on Golgi defects in Alzheimer’s disease was accepted for publication — congrats!

9/1/15 Michael was awarded a 3-year F32 NIH postdoctoral fellowship — congrats!

8/21/15 Mingzhou left the lab for graduate school at Yale — congrats and good luck!

6/30/15 Jie Li joined the lab as a postdoc — welcome!

6/24/15 Wang presented at the FASEB conference on Molecular Mechanisms and Physiological Consequences of Protein Aggregation.

6/15/15 Xiaoyan’s MBoC paper published online — congrats!

6/11/15 Wang received a new R01 — congrats!

6/1/15 Danming’s method paper in Cold Spring Harbor Protocols published online — congrats!

5/29/15 On behalf of the department, Wang prepared an S10 equipment grant application and submitted to NIH — good luck!

5/21/15 Wang gave a talk at Rockefeller University, invited and hosted by Dr. Paul Greengard.

5/11/15 Morgan Durow joined the lab as a work-study student — welcome!

5/1/15 Mingzhou graduated from U of M — congrats!

5/1/15 Tyler Ulrich joined the lab as an undergraduate researcher — welcome!

4/23/15 Wang gave a presentation at Johns Hopkins.

4/22/15 Wang gave a talk at Center for Cancer Immunology Research (CCIR), Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC.

4/15/15 Stephen Ireland officially joined the lab for his PhD thesis — welcome!

4/13/15 Xiaoyan’s paper on VCIP135 activity was accepted for publication in MBoC — congrats!

3/28/15 Wang was invited to join the JBC Editorial Board and attended the orientation in Boston.

2/18/15 Gunjan’s review article published in BioEssays is highlighted by the journal — congrats!

2/10/15 Xiaoyan’s work on p97 with Tsui-Fen Chou at UCLA was accepted for publication in PNAS — congrats!

1/23/15 Wang gave a talk at Morehause University.

1/7/15 Kamirah Demouchet, a Pathways Master’s student in MCDB, joined the lab for her thesis — welcome!

1/7/15 Stephen Ireland joined the lab as a rotation graduate student — welcome!

12/9/14 Our work on Golgi defects in Alzheimer’s disease was chosen as a top news pick by ASCB (1 of the 7 out of 2403 abstracts), and is covered by The Scientist, ScienceDaily, and MedicalXpress, Eurekalert, (e) Science News, Science 2.0, and several other news agents — congrats!

11/12/14 Gunjan’s review article was accepted for publication in BioEssays — congrats!

11/3/14 Danming started her new job at Genentech — good luck for the future!

9/25/14 Our abstract on Alzheimer’s disease submitted to ASCB 2014 annual meeting  has been chosen as a “Novel & Newsworthy” Top News Pick — congrats!

9/24/14 Xiaoyan had a new baby girl born — congratulations!

9/23/14 Our abstract on ubiquitin submitted to ASCB 2014 annual meeting  has been chosen for ePoster Presentation — congrats!

9/3/14 Aiman Almasnaah joined the lab as a work-study student — welcome!

8/15/14 Wang’s new R01 started.

8/1/14 Michael Bekier joined the group as a postdoc — welcome!

7/24/14 Wang speaks at the Gordon Research Conference on Protein Trafficking, Processing and Secretion.

7/1/14 Wang started to serve as Associate Chair for Research and Facilities in the department.

6/27/14 Wang gave a talk at Georgia State University.

4/29/14 Mingzhou received the MCDB Summer Research Fellowship from U of M — congrats!

4/25/14 Wang received a grant on drug screening — congrats!

4/17/14 Wang received a new R01 — congrats!

4/10/14 Wang gave a talk to the Society of Biology Students.

4/4/14 Danming published a method paper on “Golgi isolation” by CSHL Press.

3/31/14 Gunjan left the lab — good luck for the future!

3/19/14 Wang received a Research Grant from Mizutani Foundation (水谷糖質科学推進財団) — congrats!

3/18/14 Wang gave a talk at the University of Toledo.

3/17/14 Gunjan’s research on Alzheimer’s disease published in PNAS has been highlighted by 10s of news agents.

3/17/14 Gunjan’s research on Alzheimer’s disease published in PNAS — congrats!

2/6/14 Wang gave a talk at the PFD Initiative Seminar Series at UM.

1/1/14 Xiaoyan’s paper on VCIP135 was highlighted in “In This Issue” in  JCS — congrats!

1/1/14 Xiaoyan’s research on VCIP135 published in JCS — congrats!

8/20/13 Danming published an eLS article A25387: Golgi: methods for preparation (version 3.0)

10/1/13 Wang was funded by the Protein Folding Disease (PFD) Initiative — congrats!

9/19/13 Wang gave a talk at the Golgi Apparatus Symposium, Bad Ischl, Austria.

3/27/13 Yi and Xiaoyan’s paper is highlighted by F1000.

2/27/13 Yi and Xiaoyan’s paper on Golgi stacking published in NatComm — congrats!

12/13/12 Danming thesis defense — congrats Dr. Tang!

12/5/12 Wang gave a talk at ASCB.

4/10/12 Wang received  Associate Professor Fund supports from UM.

6/1/12 Wang was funded by MCubed.

2/17/12 Yi received ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award from UM — congrats!

1/12/11 Yi thesis defense — congrats Dr. Xiang!

12/13/10 Danming received Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship — congrats!

2/9/10 Yi received Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship — congrats!

9/1/05 Wang moved to UM — good luck!