2017:

  • We welcome Clara Herrera and Manuela Richter as Tetrad fall rotation students.
  • Lab attends NSF Center for Cellular Construction retreat in Tiburon and presents posters.
  • Christina presents a poster at the Gordon Research Conference on Motile & Contractile Systems.
  • Josh and Christina's paper is out in MBOC's "forces" issue. Congrats!
  • Mary and Dylan's paper is out at Current Biology. Congrats!
  • Andrea attends the HSFP Awardees meeting in Lisbon.
  • Lila joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome!
  • Josh leaves the lab to start med school at Stanford this summer.  Congrats!
  • Christina takes the MBL Physiology course in Woods Hole this summer.
  • Congrats to Christina on submitting her paper! [bioRxiv]
  • Pooja, Alex and Jon attend the Berkeley Cellular Biophysics Symposium and Pooja presents a poster.
  • Andrea helps organize the Bay Area Postdoc Symposium. Thank you!
  • Congrats to Alex on being awarded the UCSF Kozloff Fellowship!
  • Thanks to all for a fun lab retreat in Stinson Beach May 15-17.
  • Meelad Amouzgar joins as junior specialist.  Welcome!  
  • Alex and Dylan's Current Biology paper is out. Congrats!
  • Jon's Journal of Cell Biology paper is out. Congrats!
  • Congrats to Pooja on passing her qualifying exam!
  • Mary's collaborative work with the Sullivan Lab is out in the Journal of Cell Biology.  Congrats!
  • We welcome Lila Neahring as a spring rotation student.  Our first DSCB rotation student!
  • Woohoo!  Christina wins 1st prize at the UCSF Grad Slam.  Congrats!  
  • We welcome Emily Suter as a spring rotation student.
  • Jon takes the MBL AQLM course in Woods Hole this May.
  • Mary gives a talk at the annual Biophysical Society meeting.
  • We welcome Cynthia Chio as a winter rotation student.  Our first CCB rotation student!
  • We welcome Eline ter Steege as a visiting masters student from the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands.

2016:

  • Congrats to Pooja for winning a poster prize at the BBC retreat.
  • Alex gives a talk at the ASCB annual meeting, and Christina, Mary, Josh and Alex present posters.
  • Mary gives a talk at the Carolina Biophysics Symposium and the UNC Mitosis Club.
  • We are excited to be part of the NSF/UCSF Center for Cellular Construction.
  • Pooja attends the NSF Cell Organization & Behavior at Multiple Scales workshop in Seattle.
  • We welcome Taylor Skokan as a fall rotation student.
  • Congrats to Mary who just accepted a faculty position at NCSU in the Physics Dept.  She will be starting her lab there in summer 2017!
  • Alex attends the MBL Physiology course in Woods Hole.
  • Jon presents a poster at the EMBO Chromosome Segregation workshop in Ireland.
  • Alex presents a poster at the EMBO Microtubules conference in Germany.
  • Pooja joins as the lab's fourth graduate student. Welcome!
  • Jon gives a talk at the CSHL Cell Cycle meeting.
  • Josh leads Foldscope workshops in Nicaragua (read more here and here).
  • Congrats to Pooja on being awarded a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
  • Check out the JCB People & Ideas profile on Sophie and the lab.
  • Congrats to Andrea on being awarded a HFSP Long-Term Postdoc Fellowship!
  • Congrats to Josh on getting his undergrad work published!
  • Thanks to the NSF for the CAREER Award!
  • Sophie receives the Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award of the Biophysical Society.
  • Mary and Sophie give talks at the Biophysical Society annual meeting.
  • We welcome Nick Altemose and Pooja Suresh as winter rotation students.
  • Excited that Fred Chang's lab is now our neighbor lab!

2015:

  • Alex, Christina, Jon and Mary present posters at the ASCB annual meeting, and Jon gives a talk.
  • Andrea Serra Marques joins us from the Akhmanova Lab as the lab's second postdoc. Welcome!
  • Thanks to the NIH Office of the Director for the New Innovator Award!
  • Congrats to Alex on being selected as a UCSF Discovery Fellow.
  • Jon gives a talk at the UW Mitosis Club.
  • Alex and Christina present posters at the Gordon Research Conference on Motile & Contractile Systems.
  • Dylan's paper comes out as he leaves for graduate school at UW. Congrats!
  • Jon and Mary present posters at the FASEB Mitosis meeting. Congrats to Mary for winning the Best Poster Award! 
  • We welcome Rocio Gomez as an undergraduate researcher. She presented a poster at the Undergrad SysSynBio Research Symposium.  
  • Josh Guild joins as a junior specialist. Welcome!
  • Mary gives a talk at the UCSC Chromatin Group.
  • Congratulations to Alex on passing her qualifying exam!
  • We welcome Stefan Niekamp as a spring rotation student.
  • Congratulations to Christina on being awarded a NIH F31 predoctoral fellowship! 
  • Lab members present posters at the Bay Area Centromere & Chromosome Dynamics meeting.

2014:

  • Mary gives a talk at the ASCB annual meeting.
  • Lab members present posters at the Stanford Bio-X Mechanobiology Symposium.
  • Congrats to Christina for winning the 1st poster prize at the BMS retreat.
  • We welcome Sumitra Tatapudy as a fall rotation student. 
  • Congratulations to Christina and Jon on being selected as UCSF Discovery Fellows.
  • Congratulations to Christina on passing her qualifying exam!
  • Mary's, Christina's and Dylan's Journal of Cell Biology paper is out. Listen to the podcast here. Congrats!
  • Jon's Methods in Cell Biology chapter is out. Congrats!
  • Alex joins as the lab's third graduate student. Welcome!
  • Christina gives a talk at the EMBO Microtubules conference in Germany.
  • Congratulations to Jon on passing his qualifying exam!
  • Check out a short piece in The Scientist.
  • Congratulations to Jon and Alex on being awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships! 
  • We welcome Ben Barad and Alex Long as spring rotation students.
  • We welcome Jonathan Asfaha as a fall rotation student.
  • Christina presents a poster at the Biophysical Society annual meeting.

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2012: