Harnessing natural genetic diversity to discover new biology and
June 2022 - We finally got a new lab photo taken!
April 2022 - Selcan's mESC proteome manuscript was posted to bioRxiv! [Link]
March 2022 - Selcan, Sam, and Abdulfatai have been awarded poster presentations at the upcoming PEQG conference.
February 2022 - Congratulations to Sam on her grad school offers!
January 2022 - The Munger Lab welcomes new post-doctoral fellow Abdulfatai Tijjani! [Link]
September 2021 - We convinced Sam to join the lab as a post-baccalaureate researcher!
July 2021 - The lab avenges our previous loss to the Baker Lab in the 3rd Annual Putt Putt Tournament!
May 2021 - The lab welcomes summer intern Samantha (Sam) Ardery! [Link]
April 2021 - Steve looks forward to chairing the GSA Conferences Committee.
March 2021 - Steve, Laura Reinholdt, and Chris Baker received an R24 grant!
January 2021 - Steve was appointed to the Executive Committee of the GSA.
September 2020 - Steve and Juergen Naggart received funding from the BrightFocus Foundation to use the Diversity Outbred mice and eQTL mapping to develop better mouse models of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
August 2020 - Congratulations to Katie for getting accepted into the Professional Master's program in Bioinformatics at the University of Maine! Very exciting!
August 2020 - Selcan gets to stay in the lab! Thank you for finally coming through, US Visa system.
July 2020 - Our collaborative DO mESC manuscripts were published in Cell Stem Cell! [Link] [Link]
Research Preview in Cell Stem Cell [Link]
JAX Research Highlight [Link]
April 2020 - Selcan Aydin presented her mESC pQTL research at The Allied Genetics Conference!
April 2020 - Steve contributed a guest blog post to GSA's Genes to Genomes blog. [Link]
March 2020 - ???? The lab (and world) was turned upside down by the Covid-19 pandemic. [Link]
March 2020 - Steve and Muneer Hasham received an NCI R33 award to fund their xenograft studies!
March 2020 - The Munger Lab looks forward to welcoming Samantha Ardery to the lab this summer as part of the JAX Summer Student Program [Link] Update: 2020 SSP was cancelled due to COVID-19 (insert sad face).
December 2019 - Steve was elected to the GSA Board of Directors! [Link]
October 2019 - Steve was nominated to run for a position on the Board of Directors of the Genetics Society of America. [Link]
July 2019 - 2nd Annual Putt Putt Golf Tournament with the Baker Lab. We'll get you back next year!
July 2019 - Steve's NIH R35 MIRA grant was awarded!
February 2019 - The Munger Lab's first ES Cell manuscript is up on bioRxiv! [Link]
February 2019 - Steve met with students and gave a seminar at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
July 2018 - 1st Annual Putt Putt Golf Tournament with the Baker Lab ends in a tie!
July 2018 - Steve was nominated to serve on the Allied Programming Committee for TAGC2020. [Link]
June 2018 - The lab welcomes summer student Benjamin Allan-Rahill!
June 2018 - Steve was honored to give the commencement address at Sumner Memorial High School. [Link]
May 2018 - Doug Perkins returns for another summer in the lab. Welcome back!
April 2018 - The lab welcomes new research assistant Catherine (Katie) Brunton!
March 2018 - We wish Lisa Somes all the best on her next adventure! JAX will miss you!
January 2018 - The lab welcomes new post-doc Selcan Aydin!
News Archive [Link]
Munger Lab 2022. Bottom L-R: Katie Brunton, Abdulfatai Tijjani, Selcan Aydin
Top L-R: Sam Ardery, Steve Munger, Bryant Luna Ramos
Photo credit: Thomas Fouchereaux
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