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Alena Naritsin, Sarah Prostak, and Simon Shulman join the lab!

We have three new undergraduate students in the lab this semester. Sarah and Simon will be working on identifying actin cytoskeleton genes in chytrid species and Alena will be analyzing lattice light...

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Preparing for Journal Club

Reading the literature is one of the most important things we do! Journal Club provides a format for us to keep up on the literature, engage with ideas as a group, and...

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Mallory Kakley joins the lab!

Mallory Kakley recently graduated from Smith College where she worked in the labs of Dr. Laura Katz and Dr. Jesse Bellemare. Her thesis project focused on the ecological relationships between testate amoebae...

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We’re here!

We’ve opened our doors on the beautiful UMass Amherst campus. The wet lab space is currently getting its finishing touches, and we can’t wait for the exciting science that will take place...

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