Headshot of Truman Do

Undergraduate education

University of California-Los Angeles - BS (2014)

Years in MSTP 

2015-

Graduate program

Cellular and molecular biology

Mentor

Peter Lewis, PhD

Research inerest

Epigenetics, bioinformatics analysis of genomic data

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Hale CJ, Potok ME, Lopez J, Do T, Liu A, Gallego-Bartolome J, Michaels SD, Jacobsen SE. Identification of Multiple Proteins Coupling Transcriptional Gene Silencing to Genome Stability in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS Genet. 2016 Jun 2;12(6):e1006092. PMID: 27253878; PMCID: PMC4890748.

Liu JT, Do TJ, Simmons CJ, Lynch JC, Gu W, Ma ZX, Xu W, Tang W. Total synthesis of diptoindonesin G and its analogues as selective modulators of estrogen receptors. Org Biomol Chem. 2016 Sep 26;14(38):8927-8930. PMID: 27714255.

Stroud H, Do T, Du J, Zhong X, Feng S, Johnson L, Patel DJ, Jacobsen SE. Non-CG methylation patterns shape the epigenetic landscape in Arabidopsis. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2014 Jan;21(1):64-72. PMID: 24336224; PMCID: PMC4103798.

PhD publications

Erwin GS, Grieshop MP, Bhimsaria D, Do TJ, Rodríguez-Martínez JA, Mehta C, Khanna K, Swanson SA, Stewart R, Thomson JA, Ramanathan P, Ansari AZ. Synthetic genome readers target clustered binding sites across diverse chromatin states. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Nov 22;113(47):E7418-E7427. PMID: 27830652; PMCID: PMC5127382.