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June 8, 2018

Dr. Zhe Zhang is awarded the Tri-Institutional Breakout Award for Junior Investigators. Congratulations, Zhe!

Dr. Zhang awarded Breakout Award

April 28, 2017

Dr. Zachary Johnson and Dr. Jue Chen's paper "Structural basis of substrate recognition by the multidrug resistance protein MRP1" is spotlighted in ACS Chemical Biology.

March 17, 2017

Dr. Zachary Johnson and Dr. Jue Chen's paper "Structural basis of substrate recognition by the multidrug resistance protein MRP1" is published in CellThe full text of the paper is available online and covered in Cell.

March 1, 2017

Chen Lab members have three new papers published or in press: "Structure of the transporter associated with antigen processing trapped by herpes simplex virus" (Oldham, M., Grigorieff, N., and Chen, J.) in Elife; "Structural basis of substrate recognition by the multidrug resistance protein MRP1" (Johnson, J., and Chen., J) forthcoming in Cell and covered at Rockefeller Newswire; and "Molecular structure of the human CFTR ion channel" (Liu, F.Y., Zhang, Z., Csanady, L., Gadsby, D.C., and Chen, J.) forthcoming in Cell.

 

December 2, 2016

 

"Atomic structure of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator" (Zhang, Z. and Chen, J.) is published in Cell. Dr. Chen and first author Dr. Zhang's work is the first three-dimensional map of the protein responsible for cystic fibrosis. [Full text.]

The positions of cystic fibrosis-causing missense mutationsCelebrating with oysters

April 25, 2016

Congratulations to lab members Dr. Zachary Johnson, recipient of the Jane Coffin Childs Fellowship, and Dr. Hongtu Zhao, recipient of a fellowship from the Human Frontier Science Program!

Congratulations

January 28, 2016

"A mechanism of viral immune evasion revealed by cryo-EM analysis of the TAP transporter" (Oldham, M.L., Hite, R.K., Steffen, A.M., Damko, E., Li, Zi., Walz, T., and Chen, J. ) is published in Nature. [Full text.]

 

August 16, 2015

We're very pleased to welcome Dr. Zachary Johnson to the Chen Lab. For more about current lab members, see our Lab Members page.

 

July 2015

"Crystal structured of a polypeptide processing and secretion transporter" (Lin, D.Y., Huang, S., Chen, J.) is published in Nature. [Pubmed]

 

June 22, 2015

We're so proud of Chen lab member Dr. Ashley Lajoie, who has received a Women and Science Postdoctoral Fellowship from Rockefeller University! Congratulations, Ashley!

 

May 11, 2015

We are thrilled to welcome three new members to the lab! Zhe Zhang received his doctorate in 2015 from the Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences. Ashley Lajoie completed her graduate research at Brandeis University. Zach Johnson, who received his doctorate from Duke University, will join the lab later this summer. For more about current lab members, see our Lab Members page.

 

September 10, 2014

We are very excited to be joining the Rockefeller community! Read the press release about Dr. Chen's arrival here.

June 8, 2018Dr. Zhe Zhang is awarded the Tri-Institutional Breakout Award for Junior Investigators. Congratulations, Zhe!April 28, 2017Dr. Zachary Johnson and Dr. Jue Chen's paper "Structura