May 15, 2018

Congrats to Jordan for all his genome analysis wizardry! Very exciting results in eLife with the Balskus Lab dissecting the biochemistry and strain-level variation in gut bacterial genes involved in the metabolism of drugs and other plant toxins.

May 14, 2018

Our commentary is out now in Nature Reviews. Is it time for pharmacologists and toxicologists to consider the microbiome?

May 01, 2018

Excited to join the bioRxiv cool kids! Read here about how Bisanz et al. are exploring the microbiome's dark matter: a functional genomic toolkit for the study of human gut Actinobacteria.

April 20, 2018

Our lab is thrilled to welcome Zoya Singh Nayak, born 4/3/18. Congrats to Renuka and Tony!


December 14, 2017

Our lab is feeling very serious these days. At our annual holiday party last weekend.

November 28, 2017

Renuka (3rd from the left) receiving her award at the ACR Annual Meeting.

November 14, 2017

Congrats to Michelle for her "Best Poster Presentation" in the category of Molecular Biology and Microbiology at the Sigma Xi Conference (November 2017). A well deserved recognition for her hard work last summer.


July 29, 2017

Congrats to all the competitors today, their efforts will be remembered for years to come!

June 23, 2017

Veronica (Tetrad) is already hard at work just days after (unofficially) signing on for the next 10 years.

June 12, 2017

Our lab is excited to participate in Nightlife this Thursday, June 15th. 

June 09, 2017

Lauren O'Connell just made this beautiful quilt of all the Bauer Fellows. What an amazing group of scientists and such a special program.

May 22, 2017

Paola successfully passed her qualifying exam last week and is on to official candidacy for her PhD.