Rebecca Defends Next Week!

It’s been a productive year for the lab: two theses defended, with Rebecca’s just around the corner. Join us at 3pm, Sept 12th in the Mid-Campus Center, Room 257, and help cheer her on while learning about some cutting edge brain-transcriptomics!...

Dougherty lab welcomes two summer students

A couple weeks ago, two students started in our lab for the summer. Jelani is an undergraduate at Washington University, and will be studying microglia under the mentorship of Mike Vasek. Kristian is a high school (!) student visiting as a YSP (Young Scientist...

Congratulations to Mike Rieger, PhD!

This week, Mike Rieger successfully defended his thesis! Mike was joined at graduation by Kristina Sakers and Rebecca Ouwenga, who will also be defending in the coming weeks. Mike was awarded his PhD for his work on mouse vocalization behavior and the CELF family of...