This summer I'll be participating in the Crohn's and Colitis 2020 Gutsy Walk to help raise money needed for critical research towards finding a cure. If you would to sponsor me in this effort, please click the logo to access my personal page.
Congratulations to these two champions for receiving 2020 Ontario Graduate Scholarships! Elizabeth Chau (PhD student) and Jordyn Perry (MSc student) are figuring out new ways to kill superbugs like Salmonella.
Marie-Ange Massicotte was awarded a Canada Graduate Doctoral Scholarship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research for her research on immune evasion by Salmonella. She was also successful in the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Nature et technologies doctoral com...
The Coombes lab is excited to share our latest research, led by PhD student Caressa Tsai (left). In her paper, published this month in Cell Chemical Biology, Caressa and company screened about 50,000 small molecules and found one that inhibited virulence gene expressio...
I'd like to give a big shout out to Alexandra Parco for receiving a Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research! Can't wait for us to get back to the lab so we can have a proper celebration.
Check out this beast of a molecule, discovered by Beth Culp and crew in the Wright lab by applying a phylogenetics-based approach to antibiotic discovery. Amazing story and a super fun collaboration. Check out the paper!
Bushra Ilyas received the 2018 Impact Award from the Biochemistry graduate program for her recent publication in Cell Reports. Apologies for the messy lab background...there's no such thing as tidy idleness in our shop.