Biomek FX free to a good home

Dr. Xiaoxia Cui in the McDonnell Genome Institute has a Biomek FX available to a good laboratory home.  She says it is functional but requires regular service.  It has been used to transfer ~1 ul to ~20 ul with a 96-well head and it can accommodate 96-well and...

Congrats to Caitlin Dingwall!

March 4, 2022: Congratulations to Caitlin Dingwall and the Milbrandt/DiAntonio labs on their new preprint, “Macrophage depletion blocks congenital SARMI-dependent neuropathy”.

Welcome, Dr. Jieun Seo!

Dr. Jieun Seo has joined the Milbrandt and Mitra labs as a postdoctoral research associate.  

Welcome, Dr. Liya Yuan!

The Milbrandt & DiAntonio labs welcome Dr. Liya Yuan, a Staff Scientist who recently joined the labs.

Congratulations are in order for the Dougherty lab!

March 14, 2022: Congratulations to Dr. Elena Minakova on being awarded the American Federation of Medical Research Scholar Award at the Eastern Medical Research, for her outstanding work on how ontogenetic oxycodone exposure affects developing and adult mice! March 3,...

Reason for celebration in the Peter Jin lab!

A new review out of the @PETERJIN999 lab provides an overview of recent methods for identifying rare and common variants and understanding their roles in disease etiology. Co-1st authors are postdoc, Yung-Chun Wang, grad students, Shujuan Zhao & Julie Choi, and...

WUSM faculty honored for ‘highly prolific spirit of innovation’

Washington University announced in a recent press release that the National Academy of Inventors has elected Drs. Douglas Covey, Jeffrey Milbrandt, and Dan Moran to its 2021 cohort of fellows. The NAI fellowship is the highest professional distinction reserved solely...