Congratulations to MCDB graduate student Daniel Arango who received a Food and Innovation Center Travel Award to attend the Experimental Biology meeting in San Diego, CA 4/12.
Congratulations to MCDB graduate student Hsiao-Yun (Ivy) Huang in A. Hopper's lab for receiving a travel award to the RNA Society meeting to be held in Ann Arbor, MI 6/12.
Congratulations to Dave Bisaro who learned that his NSF grant "Viral Chromatin Methylation as a Host Defense Against Geminiviruses" will be renewed for three years!
Congratulations to Erich who received notice that his NSF application "Making the Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center Business Model Possible" will be funded.
Xiao Zhou won the 2nd prize in the Biological Sciences category at the Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum.
Congratulations to Amit Sharma who is first author of a paper that is in press in PLoS Pathogens - Sharma, Yilmaz, Marsh, Cochrane, and Boris-Lawrie "HIV-1 infection modifies the translational activity of infected lymphocytes: unexpected effects on eIF4E and CBP80 exchange."