Category: Latest News

– August 2019: R03 funded!

Our R03 grant application “ Endometrial Organoids to Model Chlamydia Infection (AI146649)” is funded by the NIAID!

– July 2019: Happy Birthday Lab

Our Lab turned 4 this month!!!  

– July 2019: Rachel’s Book Chapter

After many, many, many, many months, Rachel’s book chapter is finally on line! https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31385278  

– July 2019: Clayton was Reappointed to the Infectious Diseases Training Grant

Congratulations to Clayton for being re-appointed to the NIH Infectious Disease Training Grant (T32 AI007046).  

– June 2019: Team Effort for a New Lab Publication

Eugenia, Rachel and Clayton publish in PlosOne: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31170215  

June 2019: Clayton moves on to candidacy.

Congratulations to Clayton who received an unconditional pass for his Qualifying Exam.

March 2019: 19th Chlamydia Basic Research Society (CBRS) Meeting in Seattle, WA

Rachel and Eugenia gave a talk, Clayton presented a poster and Isabelle was elect Secretary/Treasurer for CBRS. The 2020 meeting will be in Berlin, Germany!!!  

February 2019: ID Research Day, Eugenia and Rachel awarded a prize for best poster presentation!

The lab attended and presented posters at UVA Infectious Diseases Research day. We are proud of Eugenia and Rachel for winning a prize for best poster presentation! Congratulations ladies!!!

February 2019: Becky, Eugenia, Rachel and Clayton presented posters at MAMPM.

Our lab attended and presented posters at the Mid-Atlantic Microbial Pathogenesis meeting at Wintergreen Resort, VA.

November 2018: Our lab was awarded an R21!

Our R21 grant application “Molecular Tethers of ER-Inclusion contact sites (AI141841)" received a fundable score.