Thurston Dang

Thurston Dang

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I am a computer science PhD student at UC Berkeley, advised by David Wagner and Petros Maniatis.



Sturton, C., Sinha, R., Dang, T., Jain, S., McCoyd, M., Tang, W.Y., Maniatis, P., Seshia, S.A., & Wagner, D. (2013). Symbolic Software Model Validation. 11th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Formal Methods and Models for Codesign (MEMOCODE), 97-108.

Keam, S.P., Young, P.E., McCorkindale, A.L., Dang, T.H.Y., Clancy, J.L., Humphreys, D.T., Preiss, T., Hutvagner, G., Martin, D.I.K., Cropley, J.E., & Suter, C.M. (2014). The human Piwi protein Hiwi2 associates with tRNA-derived piRNAs in somatic cells. Nucleic Acids Research.

Valkenburg, S.A., Venturi, V., Dang, T.H.Y., Bird, N.L., Doherty, P.C., Turner, S.J., Davenport, M.P., & Kedzierska, K. (2012). Early priming minimizes the age-related immune compromise of CD8+ T cell diversity and function. PLoS Pathogens, 8.

Mendoza, D., Royce, C., Ruff, L.E., Ambrozak, D.R., Quigley, M.F., Dang, T., Venturi, V., Price, D.A., Douek, D.C., Migueles, S.A., & Connors, M. (2012). HLA B*5701+ Long-Term Nonprogressors / Elite Controllers are not Distinguished from Progressors by the Clonal Composition of HIV-Specific CD8+ T-Cells. Journal of Virology, 86, 4014-4018.

Cropley, J.E., Dang, T.H.Y., Martin, D.I.K., & Suter, C.M. (2012). The penetrance of an epigenetic trait is progressively yet reversibly increased by selection and environment. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279, 2347-2353.

Lawlor, K.T., O'Keefe, L.V., Samaraweera, S.E., van Eyk, C.L., McLeod, C.J., Maloney, C.A., Dang, T.H.Y., Suter, C.M., & Richards, R.I. (2011). Double stranded RNA is pathogenic in Drosophila models of expanded repeat neurodegenerative diseases. Human Molecular Genetics, 20, 3757-3768.