Michele Toomey wins Best Talk Award


Graduate student, Michelle Toomey, has won the prize for the best talk at the Wolbachia 2012 Conference in La Vieille Perrotine, Ile d'Oléron (France). Her talk, "Men are Messy: Wolbachia stem cell niche tropism in Drosophila is evolutionary conserved only in females," took the Best Oral Communication prize. This is the second time in a row for Michele. Congratulations!