November 29, 2009
Genetics graduate student Jenna Oberstaller wins an Ellison Medical Foundation / Training Innovations in Parasitologic Studies (TIPS) Fellowship from the Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases to study malaria diagnosis in Tanzania.
October 1, 2009
NIH contract funds http://EuPathDB.org for an additional 5 years. EuPathDB is a large collaborative project between David Roos and Chris Stoeckert at the University of Pennsylvania and our lab at UGA.
September 22, 2009
Sarcocystis genome sequence funded. A project led by Dan Howe at the University of Kentucky will generate the S. neurona genome sequence. We will work with Dan to annotate the genome and host an annotation jamboree.
Our NIH-Fogarty D43 International Training Grant with Guilherme Oliveira at the CPqRR-FioCruz in Brazil has been renewed for a second 5 years.
April 6, 2009
Graduate student Jenna Oberstaller is awarded a slot on the Genetics Department NIH-training grant. Way to go Jenna!
April 1, 2009
Nandita Mullapudi's thesis research on gene regulation in Toxoplasma to be published in Genome Biology
March 30, 2009
Jessie Kissinger receives Creative Research Medal. Click here for more info.