February 24, 2016

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Jeremy King (Blankenship lab).  He heads to Los Angeles for his postdoc in the Williams lab at the City of Hope National Medical Center.

January 11, 2016

ASBMB Travel Award

Cynthia Holland (Jez lab) receives a travel award to attend Experimental Biology in San Diego this April.

December 28, 2015

Happy Holidays from PMB

PMB and the WU Biology Department celebrated the holidays with an annual cookie contest sponsored by the Strader lab. 

December 7, 2015

Cyanobacterial Carbon Metabolism

Sarah Rommelfanger (Umen Lab) is a co-author

Xiong W, Lee TC, Rommelfanger S, Gjersing E, Cano M, Maness PC, Ghiradi M, Yu J (2015) Phosphoketolase pathway contributes to carbon metabolism in cyanobacteria.  Nature Plants 2, 15187

November 25, 2015

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Matt Kilgore (Kutchan lab).  Matt heads to the Dudareva lab at Purdue University for his postdoc.

October 22, 2015

Haswell Lab Science Paper

Eric Hamilton & Ashley Sherp are authors.

Mechanosensitive channel MSL8 regulates osmotic forces during pollen hydration and germination.  Hamilton ES, Jensen GS, Maksaev G, Katims A, Sherp AM, Haswell ES (2015) Science 350, 438-4

October 15, 2015

Prof. Arpita Bose is a 2015 Packard Fellow

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation named Arpita as one of 18 Packard Fellows for Science and Engineering.  Each Fellow receives a grant of $875,000 over five years to pursue their research.