The Mancias Lab goes bowling for our first annual lab holiday party! Competition was fierce not only for bowling champion but in the Ugly Sweater Competition. Results of the 'Yankee Swap' will be debated until then 2nd annual holiday party...
The lab gets their picture taken for the update to the Department of Radiation Oncology website! Check out the pictures. Upper right hand corner: led by Vinay, the lab dresses as 'autophagy hipsters': studying autophagy way before it was cool with the recent Nobel Prize awarded to Yoshinori Oshumi (see news below). Please contact Vinay for further details.
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to Yoshinori Ohsumi for his discoveries of mechanisms of Autophagy!
The Mancias lab receives our new Orbitrap Lumos Tribrid mass spectrometer from ThermoFisher Scientific. Big thanks to Joao Paulo and the Gygi Lab for receiving it and beginning the set-up process. This mass spectrometer will facilitate our in-depth quantitative proteomic analysis of basic, translational, and clinical research samples thus advancing the research mission of the Mancias Lab and the DFCI/BWH Department of Radiation Oncology.