MCB News

MCB Seminar Series: Dr. Will Ludington

Tuesday, October 4th, 2022 03:30 PM – 04:30 PM BPB 130 Will Ludington, PhD Department of Embryology, Carnegie Institution for Science Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University Host: Stacey Hanlon Join us at 3:15 in the BPB lobby for refreshments, Seminar begins at 3:30 “A physical niche regulates assembly of a multispecies gut microbiota in […]

MCB Seminar Series: Dr. Jeremy Rotty

Tuesday, September 27th, 2022 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM BPB 130 Jeremy Rotty, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Uniformed Services University Host: Ken Campellone Join us at 3:15 in the BPB lobby for refreshments, Seminar begins at 3:30 “Context-dependent regulation of the actin cytoskeleton influences macrophage function” Dr. Rotty obtained a Bachelor’s […]

New Leadership in MCB

Dr. Carolyn Teschke has accepted the role of MCB department head and will serve in that position for the next five years.  She is joined in the new administrative structure by Dr. Victoria Robinson, who will serve as Associate head for Graduate Research and Education, and Dr. Daniel Gage, who will serve as Associate head […]

MCB Welcomes new Assistant Professor, Michel Santiago-Martinez (Geo)

Michel Giovanni Santiago-Martinez (Geo) has joined the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology as an assistant professor. Santiago-Martinez is a microbiologist from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and The Pennsylvania State University. He is interested in the ecophysiology of archaea and anaerobic bacteria, and how energy status influences their ability to resist environmental stress conditions, […]

MCB Seminar Series: Dr. Lawrence David

Please join us for our first MCB Seminar of the semester! Tuesday, August 30th, 2022 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM BPB 130 Dr. Lawrence David, Associate Professor, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, Duke University Host: Kat Milligan-McClellan “Nutrient limitation and the gut microbiome” Summary: How does diet shape gut microbial ecology across mammals? Bio: Dr. Lawrence […]