Barr Lab News

April 2014

Juan Wang’s paper on extracellular vesicles mediating animal communication was recently published in Current Biology. Now she’s working on identifying ECV cargo and the receiving cells.

Malan Silva, our electron microscopy and tomography expert, continues to commute to Albert Einstein to work with Dave Hall. Malan wrote an eLife insight piece highlighting the power of ET.

Alina Rashid, a Genetics junior, won a prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, awarded for excellence in mathematics, science and engineering. Deanna De Vore landed an NIH predoctoral fellowship on the first shot!

Welcome to Dr. Shipla Akella, who joins us from Jacek Gaertig’s lab at the University of Georgia.