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Emily Putnam
November 1, 2019
Congratulations to Dr. Emily Putnam of the Goodman Lab at Yale on a spectacular PhD defense! Her thesis seminar titled “Determinants of Commensal Fitness During Health and...
Alvaro Sanchez
October 15, 2019
Alvaro Sanchez, assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, has been awarded a 2019 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering, one of the largest...
Eduardo Groisman and Xiaohui Gao
September 20, 2019
Congratulations to Eduardo Groisman, who has received the 2019 Yale Postdoctoral Mentoring Award! The prize is awarded by the Yale Office for Postdoctoral Affairs and...
Why Storytelling Matters for Science
September 10, 2019
Lecture: “Why Storytelling Matters for Science”, Monday, 9/23, at 4:30pm in the new Yale Science Building Auditorium, 260 Whitney Avenue, New Haven.  The Microbial Sciences...
Andrew Goodman
August 27, 2019
Andrew Goodman has been named to head the Microbial Sciences Institute (MSI) at Yale’s West Campus, which focuses on the inner workings of microbes and their interaction with...
Jacobs-Wagner PNAS1
June 25, 2019
Even after antibiotic treatment, some Lyme disease patients continue to suffer from debilitating arthritis. A new Yale study may explain why. The tick-borne bacterium ...
Goodman - Marieke F. Buffing
June 3, 2019
Yale researchers identified human gut microbes that metabolize over 150 therapeutic drugs, a finding that highlights the role bacteria play in determining how well...