Lab News


Role of the transposon LINE1 in Early Development

In 2018 our paper on the role of LINE1 in early development was published in Cell and was highlighted by the press, including in The Atlantic, NPR, Science Magazine, Tech Times and Público.


We Moved from San Francisco to Toronto

In 2018 the lab relocated from the University of California, San Francisco to the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute and the University of Toronto.

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Canada 150 Research Chair - Developmental Epigenetics

In 2017, Miguel was awarded the Canada 150 Research Chair in Developmental Epigenetics by the Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.