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Chris Jacobs Successfully Defends his Dissertation

December 11th, 2015 in Shown

Congratulations to Chris Jacobs from Daniel Segrè’s lab on the successful defense of his dissertation, “Functional and Evolutionary Implications of In Silico Gene Deletions Studies.” Great job, Chris!

Read Allyson Byrd’s New Paper in Cell

November 30th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Allyson Byrd’s work at the NIH was featured in the journal Cell last month.  Read it here:  Microbiota-Dependent Sequelae of Acute Infection Compromise Tissue-Specific Immunity

Kirill Korolev in APS Physics; Evolution Arrests Invasions of Cooperative Populations

November 18th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Kirill Korolev is an Assistant Professor in the Bioinformatics Program, and in the Department of Physics. Read more here about his paper on “Evolution Arrests Invasions of Cooperative Populations.

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Evan Appleton Successfully Defends his Dissertation

November 2nd, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Congratulations to Evan Appleton from Doug Densmore’s lab on the successful defense of his dissertation, “A Design-Build-Test-Learn Tool for Synthetic Biology.” Well done, Evan!

Congratulations to Chris Wake

September 22nd, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Congratulations to Chris Wake who was awarded best oral poster presentation this summer at ISMB

Annual Student Organized Symposium

June 19th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Annual Student Organized Symposium took place on June 3rd, the SOS Poster Presentation Winners were…check it out here!

Congratulations to Daniel Segrè, Professor

June 18th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Congratulations to Daniel Segrè who has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor! You can read the official announcement hereMore

Read Vinay Kartha’s New Paper in Molecular Cancer Research

June 15th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Vinay Kartha’s work in Stefano Monti’s lab is featured on the cover of the current issue of Molecular Cancer Research. Read it here: A YAP/TAZ-Regulated Molecular Signature is Associated with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

Read Allyson Byrd’s New Paper in Genome Biology

May 30th, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Allyson Byrd’s work in Julie Segre’s lab at the NIH was featured in Genome Biology last month.  Read it here: Integrating host gene expression and the microbiome to explore disease pathogenesis

Emily Speranza Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 3rd, 2015 in News Widget, Shown

Emily Speranza has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is highly competitive: this year only 2,000 fellowships were awarded out of more than 16,000 applicants. Congratulations Emily!