Matthew Kirkey

Alumni, Research Technician,
- Research Technician, Kevin White Laboratory

Contact Information

The White Lab
Department of Human Genetics
The University of Chicago
Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery
900 E. 57th St.
Chicago, IL, 60637

Phone: (773) 834-0074
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


I work on the ENCODE project, using Drosophila melanogaster as a model organism for ChIP-seq experiments.  I generate DNA libraries for next generation sequencing. With GFP-tagged transgenic fly lines, we elucidate the roles of transcription factors in development and regulation.

Research Papers