LAB NEWS (as of 3/2017)

  • Ipsita Agrawal is awarded the 2017-2018 John Woodruff Simpson Fellowship as a alumnus of Amherst College
  • Lab presentations at Biology of Genomes 2017: Talks by Hakhamanesh Mostafavi on Identifying genetic variants that affect viability in large cohorts and by Zach Baker on the Repeated losses of PRDM9-directed recombination despite the conservation of PRDM9 across vertebrates
  • Yuki Haba heading to Princeton University in the fall to pursue a Ph.D. on the evolution of behavior
  • Lab presentations at SMBE 2017: Talk by Eduardo Amorim on The Population Genetics of Recessive Lethal Mutations & poster by Ipsita Agrawal on Sex Differences in the Mutation Spectrum in Humans (July 2017)
  • Molly Schumer (Harvard Society of Fellows) will co-chair the Evolution session of the Biology of Genomes 2017 meeting (May 2017)
  • Egill Richard visits the lab from a Masters program at Université Paris 7 (April-Aug 2017)
  • Zachary Fuller joins the lab as a new postdoc, from Penn State (March 2017)