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
15 Jan 2021Congratulations to Ally Bardas!
She was honored as top 300 in the Regeneron National Science Talent Search for her project on athelmintic resistance.
11 Jan 2021Welcome to Emily Koury as our new lab manager!
She comes to us from the Smolikove lab at the Univ. of Iowa.
04 Jan 2021Welcome to Brooke Angell and Jack Sumner!
We have two rotation students this quarter.
15 Nov 2020Erik is awarded the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Teaching Award
This award honors his teaching in BIO393: Genetic Analysis and BIO215: Genetics and Molecular Biology
15 Oct 2020Erik is appointed faculty in Northwestern School of Medicine
Erik joins the faculty of the Cell and Developmental Biology department in Feinberg School of Medicine