Lab News

February 2021

New Publication

Polycomb complexes redundantly maintain epidermal stem cell identity during development

Idan Cohen* , Carmit Bar*Hequn LiuVictor J ValdesDejian ZhaoPhillip M Galbo JrJose M SilvaHaruhiko KosekiDeyou Zheng, Elena Ezhkova 

December 2020

New Graduate Student

Welcome, Meagan Branch!

November 2020

New Review article

Regulatory mechanisms governing epidermal stem cell function during development and homeostasis

Pooja Flora, Elena Ezhkova

May 2020

Congratulations Carmit for winning the Arthur Cederbaum mentoring by a graduate student award!

Achievement award ceremony is going virtual! May 14, 2020 3:00pm

December 2019


Congratulations Pooja for winning the NYSTEM training grant for stem cell biology  December 17, 2019

December 2019

BFSCI Skin Club

We were proud to be a part of the BFSCI Skin Club organizing committee!

December 9, 2019, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

December 2019

New Graduate student

Welcome, Madison Weber!

December 2019


Congratulations Carmit for winning the BFSCI Skin Club best poster presentation!  December 9, 2019, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

July 2019

New Publication

Congratulations to Carmit for the publication "Polycomb Repressive Complex 1 Controls Maintenance of Fungiform Papillae by Repressing Sonic Hedgehog Expression"

July 2019

Congratulations to Idan and Carmit for fantastic talks at the GRS and GRC on Epidermal Differentiation and Keratinization

May 2019

Congratulations to Idan for giving a plenary talk at the SID annual meeting!

April 2019

New Publication

Congratulations to Minh for the publication "Dissection of Merkel cell formation in hairy and glabrous skin reveals a common requirement for FGFR2-mediated signalling"

January 2019

New Publication and cover!

Congratulations to Idan for the publication "PRC1 preserves epidermal tissue integrity independently of PRC2"