September 21, 2017

Crashing Ribosomes and Quality Control

Leo Yan (Zaher lab) is a co-author

Simms et al. (2017 Mol Cell 68, 361) show that ribosome collisons are important for quality control in no-go decay.

September 8, 2017

ASPB Conviron Scholars Program

Hannah Lucas (Bart lab; Danforth Center), Kari Miller (1st year), and Maria Sorkin (Nusinow lab; Danforth Center) are selected as inaugural ASPB Conviron Scholars.

September 7, 2017

"... with a Little Help from My Friends"

Jim Umen (Danforth Center), Ursula Goodenough, and Joseph Heitman (Duke) preview work on how prokaryotes influence eukaryotic sexual reproduction.

August 24, 2017

Welcome to the Incoming PMB Class!

PMB welcomes Natasha Bilkey, Kiona Elliott, Ryan Emenecker, Erin Mattoon, and Kari Miller as they start graduate school.

August 18, 2017

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Frick (Strader lab).  Libby will be joining the Klee Lab at U. Florida for her postdoc.

July 5, 2017

Global Forest Network Cracks the Case of Tropical Biodiversity

LaManna et al (2017) Plant diversity increases with the strength of negative density dependence at the global scale

A global consortium of groups, including the Mangan & Myers labs, publishes a paper in Science that examines interactions that maintain tropical forest biodiversity.