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Nivedita Uday Hegdekar

Nivedita Uday Hegdekar
Nivedita Uday Hegdekar is a graduate student at the University of Maryland working toward a Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology and an M.S. in patent law.

Articles by Nivedita Uday Hegdekar

Nobelists’ former postdocs discover missing link in telomerase evolution
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Nobelists’ former postdocs discover missing link in telomerase evolution

10/13/2020
The cell-aging enzyme’s RNA is an intermediate between that of humans and lower eukaryotes, containing signature marks from both kingdoms.
Gut microbiome shaped by dietary sphingolipids
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Gut microbiome shaped by dietary sphingolipids

9/22/2020
A new tracing method described in the Journal of Lipid Research offers clues on how a macronutrient interacts with the microbes that live inside us.
Corbett goes the extra mile to support young scientists
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Corbett goes the extra mile to support young scientists

5/26/2020
The ASBMB honors an Emory University professor and trailblazer who is passionate about increasing diversity and inclusion in science.
Garcia uses mass spectrometry to unravel the human epigenome
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Garcia uses mass spectrometry to unravel the human epigenome

3/5/2020
Benjamin Garcia’s research group at the University of Pennsylvania has developed novel methodologies to analyze histones for application in post-translational modifications and systems epigenetics.
Lavrsen finds endless possibilities in PTMs
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Lavrsen finds endless possibilities in PTMs

2/3/2020
JBC/Tabor Award winner Kirstine Lavrsen identified an important role for a posttranslational modification enzyme in conversion of normal colon tissue into cancerous tissue.