Josh Hutchings joins the lab after completing his PhD with Giulia Zanetti. It took a bit of time to be able to jump over the pond, but we are so glad you finally made it. Welcome Josh!
Congratulations to Kanika for winning the CellPaint contest in the Art Category with her entry “Heroes of Hope”. A beautiful piece showing the efforts by scientists and our fantastic health care workers in battling the pandemic.
Reika is moving to the La Jolla Institute of Immunology to apply our cool techniques to study immunology with Erica Ollmann-Saphire. We wish her many insightful discoveries and a great time!
Congratulations to Eva for being selected for a Jane Coffin Childs fellowship!
Our paper describing how to cryo-FIB mill cells for cryo-ET is out in Nature Protocols. Congratulations Felix, Reika, and Digvijay for the great work helping democratize cryo-ET!
Tom Laughlin (@3rdfloortom) joins the lab after completing his PhD in the Savage Lab. He will work on the phage nucleus with Joe Pogliano’s lab. Welcome Tom!
Sad to close our doors, but hopeful that together we will #flattenthecurve and beat this pesky virus and be back soon!
Martina leaves the lab for a scientist position in Astrazeneca in Sweden. Ciao Martina, we will miss you!
The return of PRIMO is here! The system is now installed at the Nikon center, and we are loving it all over again!
Kanika defends her thesis! She is the first student to get a Ph.D. from the Villa lab Behold world, the mighty Dr. Kanika Khanna is coming! #soproud.