July 1, 2014

Prof. Joe Jez is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor

Washington University’s Joseph Jez is One of 15 ‘Million Dollar Professors’

Joe will establish Biotech Explorers Pathway for entering students to explore the science of biotechnology and learn from local biotech entrepreneurs.

June 9, 2014

Monsanto Fellowship

Eric Hamilton (Haswell lab) receives a a three-year fellowship from the Monsanto Excellence Fund for Graduate Fellowships in the Life Sciences.


October 25, 2013

A Molecular Samurai Sword: Katanin

PMB Student Erica Fishel (Dixit Lab) is Co-Author on a Current Biology article

Zhang Q, Fishel E, Bertoche T, Dixit R (2013) Microtubule severing at crossover sites by katanin generates ordered cortical microtubule arrays in Arabidopsis.  Curr Biol 23, 2191-5