Whiteman lab members and sabbatical visitor Patrick O'Grady recently published an opinion piece in Frontiers in Microbiology exploring the role that microbes (bacteria and yeast) may have had on the evolution of the Hawaiian Drosophilidae.
Postdoc Paul Nabity departed for Pullman, Washington this week. He'll start his own lab at Washington State University in the Spring. Best of luck Paul, we'll see you soon.
PERT Postdoc Rick Lapoint and family left us this week, bound for Bethesda, MD. Best of luck at the NCBI Sequence Read Archive!
Good luck to PhD Student Parris Humphrey, who will spend the next 6 weeks at the École Normale Supérieure in - yes - Paris, France. Learn lots, we'll see you soon.
Sarah will begin her studies next year at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. We'll miss you!
Congratulations to postdoc Rick Lapoint on accepting a job as a Sequence Read Archive (SRA) curator at the National Center for Biotechnology Information!