Lab News

  • Jul - Collaboration with Terence Capellini (Harvard) and David Kingsley (Stanford) published in Nature Genetics (link)!
  • Jun - Mike Mansfield awarded Best Student Talk @ 2017 Guelph Laurier Waterloo Protein Symposium!
  • May - Kerrin Mendler and Jennifer Aguiar join the lab
  • Apr - Andrew Doxey is awarded an Ontario Early Researcher Award (see UW news)
  • Mar - Congrats to Hina Bandukwala for completion of her MSc!
  • Mar - Briallen Lobb awarded an NSERC doctoral scholarship!
  • Dec - Congrats to Phuong Nguyen for successfully defending her MSc!
  • Jun - Computational "function discovery" review paper by Lobb and Doxey published in COSB
  • Jan - Mike Lynch joins the lab as a MITACS postdoctoral fellow w/ Metagenom Bio Inc.
  • Dec - Congrats to Jeremy Adams for successful defense of his MSc!
  • Sep - John Heil joins the lab as a MITACS postdoctoral fellow w/ Metagenom Bio Inc.
  • July - "Metagenomic dark matter" paper by Briallen Lobb published in Frontiers in Genetics!
  • Jan - Paper by Mike Mansfield published in FEBS Letters - reports the first "botulinum-like" toxin outside of Clostridium!
  • Oct - mimicMe.uwaterloo.ca is online. Application Note published in Bioinformatics
  • Sep - Briallen Lobb (MSc student) joins lab
  • Aug - Our work (collaboration with Neufeld Lab) on ocean B12 producers is published in ISME J. See UWaterloo, ScienceDaily
  • May - Jeremy Adams awarded an NSERC CGSM scholarship!
  • Jan - Phuong Vahlis (MSc student) joins the lab
  • Oct - Paper published on transcription factor interactions in Phil Trans B
  • Sep - Jeremy Adams joins the lab as the first MSc student
  • Jun - Paper on prediction of host-pathogen mimicry accepted into Virulence
  • May - Congratulations to Paul Reginato, who has received a CSM Undergraduate Award!
  • Apr - Lab awarded a five-year NSERC Discovery Grant!
  • Apr - Congratulations to Paul Reginato, who was awarded a 2013 OGI summer fellowship!
  • Jan - Hydra horizontal transfer paper published in PLOS ONE