This proposal to study the replication checkpoint and small molecules to regulate it, was rated in the top 4.8% of grants submitted to the Chemical Pathology Study Section of the NIH. It will provide critical funding for our studies through 2008.
Dr. Koo was Assistant Professor of Dermatology in Korea, and has done post-doctoral work for the past three years in the USA.
Through an ongoing collaboration with Anne Casper and the laboratory of Thomas Glover at University of Michigan, a key role of ATR was unraveled. [pdf]