This funding will allow the Andersen lab in collaboration with Dr. Charlie Baer’s lab to investigate how randomly accumulated mutations contribute to the fitness of the C. elegans experimental system. We will also investigate the spectrum of variation found in natural strains to gauge fitness effects in the wild.
News & Updates
10 Jan 2022Futurum makes a lesson and feature for wild worms
Click on the post to see our science outreach project about wild worms and Erik.
15 Aug 2021Welcome to Caroline!
Caroline Bond joins us for a QSB masters project.
01 Aug 2021Welcome to Shriram!
Shriram Bhat joins us for his masters project.
30 Jul 2021Congratulations to Clay!
Clay defends his PhD today and moves to Evozyne on Monday!
19 Jul 2021The Wild Frontier of Model Organism Research
Check out the article on natural isolates of our favorite model organisms.