Summer Course Wrap up !!

The Virtual Summer Course in Immunology, run by our grad students (organised by Courtney Matson) wraps up this week. So, we have T shirts for the course faculty !! A souvenir for a job well done !! The Course was […]

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An unusual summer …

Typically summers in the lab get a little crazy (but fun) – with infusion of interns, different academic schedules etc. This year though… it looks like this : For comparison, here are some pictures from last year : (read more […]

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We welcome Kathy Han, NSIP (virtual) intern !

Kathy Han joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Kathy is a Biochemistry major at Wellesley College. The Nathan Schnaper Intern Program in Translational Cancer Research (NSIP), is an NIH funded program of the UM Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer […]

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We welcome Alyssa Low, NSIP (virtual intern) !

Alyssa Low joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Alyssa is a Biochemistry and Genetics major at Texas A&M. The Nathan Schnaper Intern Program in Translational Cancer Research (NSIP), is an NIH funded program of the UM Marlene and Stewart […]

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Congrats Courtney !!! (and virtual drinks to celebrate) !!

Congratulations to Courtney Matson ! Courtney’s paper was just accepted into PNAS. Aaaaay !! All good news during Covid times is welcome … but this is especially sweet given all the hard work Courtney put into the paper ! Its […]

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The Virtual World : for Micro & Immuno students

Ever since the implementation of social distancing in responce to Covid19 (that started March 9th), the closing of all in-person seminars/lectures (March 23) and finally the shutdown of non-essential research … the Microbiology & Immunology program as a whole (in […]

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The Virtual Lab Life !

The new social distancing guidelines and shutdown of labs following the Covid19 pandemic has forced everyone to adapt to new ways of keeping science going. We’ve been having virtual lab meetings, Journal clubs etc since March. Here are some pictures […]

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Aaay Courtney ! Very SPARKy !!

Courtney is the winner for the Departmental SPARK awards for Feb 2020 !

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The Microbiology & Immunology Holiday Party 2019

Winners of the cocktail and dessert competitions Kenny hard at work – preparing competition entries Courtney and Allie – Crafting for the competition Other entries : The Pedra Lab Other entries : Ellis Tibbs

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The Departmental SPARK Award ! Congratulations Kenny !!

Kenny is the November winner of the departmental SPARK Award. The SPARK awards were instituted earlier this year by the MMI program in our graduate school to reward students who set a standard for academic kinship – i.e. engaging in […]

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