Vershon Lab

Frisch Students Present Science Research at Rutgers University

By Jewish Link of NJ Staff

Juniors in Dr. Furman’s research elective took a trip to Rutgers to hear from Dr. Andrew Vershon, a principal investigator at Waksman Institute, a professor in the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and Director of the Waksman Student Scholars Program at Rutgers University.

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Dr. Andrew K. Vershon

Principal Investigator

Our research focuses on the transcriptional regulation of genes in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Specifically. we are investigating how different regulatory proteins interact to control gene expression and how these interactions influence the regulatory activity of these proteins.