September 12, 2016

Kristie's final day was last Friday, she will be sorely missed. Fortunately, she made some awesome lab art before leaving for her senior year at Cal Tech.

August 16, 2016

We'll be teaching people about the microbiome while sampling delicious food this Thursday night at the California Academy of Sciences. Don't miss it!

July 21, 2016

Congrats to Qi Yan and Jordan for an epic victory. The crown is well deserved.

June 20, 2016

Thanks to Genewiz for their generous support!

June 01, 2016

The first Tetrader to join our lab! After doing undergrad research in a pharmacogenetics lab in Puerto Rico and a precision medicine/genomics lab at Stanford, she couldn't be better prepared for a PhD on the microbiome and drug response.

May 13, 2016

Even more impressive given the switch from chemistry to biology!

April 28, 2016

A well deserved recognition for lots of hard work and preliminary data!

April 14, 2016

Searle Scholars are selected for their potential to make significant contributions to chemical and biological research over the course of their careers. It's really exciting to be among this year's 15 scholars.


March 15, 2016

Great work Peter S, Elizabeth, and Rachel!!! Nice to see our first big Nature Reviews Micro paper in print.

February 16, 2016

Our newest lab member, Imogen Mae Turnbaugh, has already received a prestigious award. She's not quite ready to pipette, but we're in intensive training.

February 01, 2016

The latest Gastropod on "The End of the Calorie" discusses some of our research and the importance of the microbiome in nutrition. 

January 29, 2016

Peter T received an Innovation Award from the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation. It's an honor to be among such a rarefied group of 7 junior scientists.