June 2, 2017

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Ashley Sherp (Jez lab).  Ashley heads to Benson Hill Biosystems as a scientist.

March 31, 2017

How Cyanobacteria Went Green

Blankenship 2017 Science 355, 1372-3

Prof. Blankenship's perspective on cyanobacterial evolution.

March 28, 2017

PMB Faculty Receive ASPB Awards

PMB faculty member Blake Meyers (Danforth Center) receives the Charles Albert Shull Award and Rick Vierstra (WUSTL BIology) is named as an ASPB Fellow.

March 17, 2017

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Jennie Shoots (Haswell lab) received a fellowship and Sarah Rommelfanger (Zhang lab) was an honorable mention. Also, undergrads in PMB labs received a fellowship (Neha Prasad, Wencewicz lab) and an honorable mention (Kate Harline, Jez lab).

March 7, 2017

Making New Cytochromes c in the Kranz Lab

PMB student Jeremy King (Blankenship lab) is a co-author

Mendez et al. (2017 Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 114, 2235-40) engineering human cytochrome c synthase to generate new cytochrome c variants with diverse properties.

March 6, 2017

TEDx Talk

Dr. Jim Carrington (Danforth Plant Science Center President) gives a TEDx talk on the Science in Our Food.

February 21, 2017

Graduate Senate Symposium Prize

Cynthia Holland (Jez lab) wins 3rd Place Best Poster in the Sciences at the Graduate Senate Research Symposium.