Updated: Jan 9
12/23 - Mika was awarded a Presidential Membership Award from the Genetics Society of America!
12/15 - Last lab meeting of the semester! Jeremy presented on his work and showed us pictures from his trip to Australia.
12/11 - The Hart Lab holiday party was a blast! We ate good food and had a successful secret Santa. Thank you to Anne for hosting!
12/8 - Marie presented on her work on the Huntington's Disease project! We also did a round robin, where everyone presented a figure or protocol related to their work.
12/1 - Lakshmi and Adam presented on their work thus far in the lab.
11/30 - Alex presented at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories Neurodegenerative Diseases: Biology & Therapeutics Meeting! He didn't take many pictures, but here's one of his lobster dinner:
11/3 - Alex lead journal club this week and we discussed nuclear ubiquitin ligase adaptor SPOP as a conserved regulator of C9orf72 dipeptide toxicity.
11/1 - John presented a poster at the annual Northeastern ALS Conference in Clearwater, FL.
10/27 - We had a productive protocol/organization lab meeting. We discussed ways to improve protocols over Knead Doughnuts!
10/20 - Mika ran journal club this week and we discussed AAV gene therapy for SOD1 models.
10/13 - Anne presented in lab meeting about work she did as a postdoc, the history of the Hart lab, and what former lab members worked on.
10/6 - We celebrated Mika's and Lakshmi's birthdays with some cake while Kelsey gave her final presentation in lab meeting since she starts a new job in a few weeks! Good luck, Kelsey!
9/29 - We had a successful round robin! It was a productive lab meeting full of updated figures and discussions about the current projects happening in lab.
9/26 - Joanna Joyce Maddela joins the lab for an MCB rotation this fall. Welcome, Joanna!
9/24 - We went apple picking at Jaswell's Farm! It was a great morning to pick honey crisps and eat warm apple cider donuts.
9/19 - Jeremy and Anne publish in MicroPublication Biology! Read the micropub here.
9/16 - The lab went out for pizza at Flatbreads to celebrate the start of the academic year, new publications, and everyone being back in lab!
9/15 - Alex practiced his presentation for NSGP In-House and MCBGP Data Club! He will be presenting for NSGP In-House on Tuesday, September 20th and MCBGP Data Club on Friday, September 23rd.
9/8 - First lab meeting of the semester! It was great to see everyone back in lab.
8/26 - Lakshmi Prakash joins the lab for an NSGP rotation this fall. Welcome, Lakshmi!
8/25 - (Most of) the lab went indoor rock climbing at Central Rock Gym! We scaled V2s like pros.
7/27 - The CeNeuro conference was held in Vienna this year, where Alex, Kelsey and Jeremy all presented posters on their research. Here they are pictured below with Anne at the conference:
7/20 - The annual Hart Lab retreat was a day full of research talks from our lab. Kelsey, Alex, Anne and Jeremy gave chalk-talks about current projects and research grants. Muneet, John, Nicole, Ashley and Marie all presented posters on their research from this summer. Great job, everyone!
7/13 - Alex was appointed to Brown University's Biology of Aging T32 NRSA training grant. Congratulations, Alex!
7/13 - The lab went kayaking at Narrow River Kayaks in Narragansett.
7/11 - Welcome back to lab, John & Muneet!
6/9 - Celebrated Kelsey's birthday at lab meeting!
6/6 - We welcomed Ashley & Nicole back to lab for the summer.
5/26 - The lab went out to lunch to celebrate Steph's send-off! Good luck at UVA, Steph!
5/18 - It was PREP Program Poster day- Stephanie presented on her work from the past year in the Hart Lab!
5/12 - Kelsey presented her work on Exercise Induced Quiescence (EIQ).
5/5 - Mika and Stephanie presented on their sod-1 work and the lab went out for ice cream to celebrate Anne's birthday!