08/2019: Our paper is published in eLife. In this paper, we studied the dynamics of de novo gene transcription and germline mutational load and bias. Congratulations, Evan, Sigi, and Nico!
07/2019: Li is named as a Rita Allen Foundation Scholar. Thank you, Rita Allen Foundation, for supporting our work.
06/2019: Alice Gadau joined our lab after a rotation. Welcome, Alice!
06/2019: We moved to the new campus on June 24, 2019. Check the amazing building that locates on top of FDR: http://snf-dr-rivercampus.rockefeller.edu.
04/2019: Sam passed his TRP! Great thanks to the committee members.
03/2019: Our lab is in the fly meeting this year! We have three talks and two posters, please check out our work and keep in touch.
Nicolas will give a talk in the Evolution platform at 4:45 pm , March 28.
Evan will give a talk in Reproduction and Gametogenesis at 4 pm, March 29.
Li will give a talk in the sex workshop in the evening of March 28.
Update: Sylvia won a poster award in the fly meeting!
12/2018: Nicolas’s paper on the role of an SNP of menin1 genes in spatially varying selection is out in G3.
11/2018: The Aedes aegypti mosquito paper that Li contributed is published in Nature.
10/2018: Sam Khodursky joined our lab after a rotation.
09/2018: Eric passed his TRP! Great thanks to the committee members.
08/2018: Evan passed his TRP! Great thanks to the committee members.
06/2018: Miriam Kopyto comes back to the lab as an SSRP researcher. Miriam is accepted in Yale University after SSRP research in our lab last year.
04/2018: Michelle Timlin joined our lab as a postgraduate research intern.
04/2018: Li is awarded the Irma T. Hirschl/Monique Weill-Caulier Trusts Research Award.
02/2018: Li is awarded an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship.
01/2018: Eran Even-Tov joined the lab as a postdoctoral researcher.
10/2017: The population genomics of Drosophila hydei is published in PLOS Genetics.
09/2017: MD-PhD student Eric Zheng joined the lab after a rotation.
09/2017: Graduate student Evan Witt joined the lab after a rotation.
07/17/2017: Sylvia Durkin joined our lab as a research assistant.
07/17/2017: Sigi Benjamin-Hong joined our lab as a research associate.
06/26/2017: Miriam Kopyto joined the lab as an SSRP student. Miriam is a high school student in Long Island.
03/01/2017: Li & Nicolas started to set up the lab. “Hello, World!”