News

  • Apr. 2020, Gao Lab received Welch Research Award to investigate the catalytic mechanism of magnesium-dependent DNA synthesis. Many thanks to Welch Foundation!
  • Feb. 2020, Chen-Yu Lo and Caleb Chang joined Gao lab. Welcome!
  • Jan. 2020, Chen-Yu Lo joined Gao lab for rotation. Welcome, Chen-Yu!
  • Dec. 2019, Caleb and Jamie won the third place in 2019 Holiday Ornament Competition. Congratulations!
  • Dec. 2019, our review “Different mechanisms for translocation by monomeric and hexameric helicases” was published online in Current Option Structural Biology.
  • Dec. 2019, welcome our first postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Zhuo (Jerry) Li! Zhuo is interested in studying DNA replication in thermophilic archaea and bacteriophage.
  • Oct. 2019, Caleb Chang joined the lab for rotation. Welcome, Caleb!
  • Sep. 2019, Jamie Smith joined us as lab technician. Liyang Zhang and Bingyan Wu joined the lab for rotation. Welcome all!
  • Jul. 2019, Gao lab started in BioResearch Collaborative Building at Rice University!
  • Apr. 2019, Gao lab was awarded the CPRIT funding for Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members!