October 28, 2018

Holloween2018

This weekend we took a tour of the Carrie Furnace and then carved pumpkins in preparation for Halloween. The lab has a surprising amount of pumpkin carving talent!

October 19, 2018

Science2018

Erik presented our lab's work on the development of antibiotic resistance at Science2018 for the kick-off session of the Center for Evolutionary Biology and Medicine (CEBaM). We also had the opportunity to attend great talks by Bonnie Bassler (Princeton) and Paul Turner (Yale).

October 7, 2018

IDWeek2018

This week, Lauren attended the IDWeek conference in San Francisco, CA. A lot of people were interested in her poster about antibiotic stewardship guidelines.

October 6, 2018

DoorsOpenPittsburgh

We enjoyed DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh so much last year that the lab decided to go again. This year we took at tour on classical architecture in downtown Pittsburgh.

October 3, 2018

NewPublication2

Erik's work with David Baum on bacterial species concepts was published today in BMC Genomics.

October 2, 2018

DP2Award

Today it was announced that the lab won the NIH Director's New Innovator Award (DP2)! See related announcements here, here, here, and here.

September 23, 2018

TREE_Conference_2018

We enjoyed attending our local ecology and evolution conference, TREE. There were several great talks on the evolution of antibiotic resistance, including one by our very own Ann Donnelly.