Our collaborative work with John Haran and Beth McCormick at UMMS on the characterization of the intestinal microbiome in the nursing home environment was published today in http://jmm.microbiologyresearch.org/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.000640
Our paper “Phage mobility is a core determinant of phage-bacteria coexistence in biofilms” from our collaboration with Carey Nadell and Knut Drescher is now published on Nature ISME J. Great work Matt with generating all the additional data during the rounds of revisions. Link to the article: https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej2017190
Our work where we developed an engineered E. coli that senses Salmonella-induced inflammation and responds with the production of Salmonella-killing microcin H47 has been published in ACS Infectious Diseases, http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/acsinfecdis.7b00114.
Congratulations Jake and Emma for the really hard work!
Our collaborative work with the Glickman lab at MSKCC about the effect of anti tuberculosis treatment on the human intestinal microbiome is out today.
July 30th 2017 – Larz Anderson Park. We had a great time! Frisbee, food, soccer and a lot of sun.
We just got our first Oxford Nanopore MinION…
Our team (Bucci, Silby and Brigham) has been awarded the UMass President S & T grant for the development of a pipeline for probiotic discovery and engineering.