LIBUDA  LAB

Computationally straighted C. elegans meiotic chromosome from the late pachytene region of the germ line; stained by HTP-3 and COSA-1

June 10, 2017

Jackie welcomes her second F1 progeny!  Welcome Nora Lee!

 

June 2017

Erik Toraason joins the Libuda Lab as our second graduate student!

 

May 26, 2017

Kaycee Schoellhorn successfully defends her Honors College thesis and passes with Honors!

 

May 22, 2017

Rachel David receives the Alden Award from the UO Biology Department!

 

April 20, 2017

The University of Oregon highlights Diana's selection as a 2017 Searle Scholar in Around the O.

 

April 17, 2017

Cordell Clark is selected to participate in the OURS Summer Research Program!

 

April 5, 2017

Diana's undergrad alma mater, UCLA, highlights Diana's selection as a 2017 Searle Scholar in an article.  The article was written by the same UCLA media relations representative, Stuart Wolpert, who wrote an article about Diana's selection to present on Capitol Hill almost exactly 14 years ago when she was a UCLA undergrad!  Thank you Stuart for remembering me!

 

March 31, 2017

Diana is selected as a 2017 Searle Scholar!  Thank you so much to the Searle Scholars Program and the Searle Family for recognizing and funding the potential of our research.  This is a huge honor.

 

March 2017

Austin passes his qualifying exam!  He's officially a PhD candidate.

 

January 2, 2017

Nicole welcomes her 2nd F1 progeny.  Welcome Ernest!

 

December 29, 2016

Diana receives the 2017 March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Award.  Thank you March of Dimes for your generosity and for seeing the promise of our work!

 

October 28, 2016

The lab hosts its first annual Halloween party!  It turned out it was at the same day/time as the Niell lab's Halloween party; so we combined forces for an awesome two-story IMB/ION party in LISB atrium!

 

October 9, 2016

Marissa welcomes her first F1 progeny.  Welcome Sequoia!

 

September 9-11, 2016

The lab has it's second annual rafting and camping trip with the Selker lab!  This year we went to the beautiful Rogue River!

 

August 24, 2016

Erik Toraason starts his graduate rotation in the lab.  Welcome Erik!

 

July 5, 2016

Nicole Kurhanewicz Codd joins the lab as a senior scientist!

 

June 2016

Austin Harvey officially joins the lab as a graduate student!

 

May 2016

Brittany Owen is accepted to the OURS summer research program.

Rachel David is accepted to the OHSU CDCB summer internship program.

 

April 2016

After being accepted to multiple PhD programs, Marissa Glover has decided to attend UCSC for graduate school!  She'll be staying in the lab for another year before starting in Fall 2017.  Congrats Marissa!

 

January 2016

Our new microinjection system is up and running!  Time to make lots of new transgenic strains!

 

December 2015

The Zeiss ELYRA SIM/LSM super resolution microscope is installed!  Get ready for some spectacular super resolution imaging of the synamptonemal complex!

 

September 29, 2015

The Libuda Lab welcomes its new mascot: Sylvia Libuda.

 

September 28, 2015

The GE DeltaVision Elite microscope is now fully installed in our high resolution microscopy room.  Get ready for some beautiful imaging!

 

September 18, 2015

The renovations are finally done for all the lab spaces and the Libuda Lab had its lab warming party today!  The party had a great turn out!

 

July 29-30, 2015

The Libuda Lab, Bowerman Lab, and Selker Lab have their first annual joint lab rafting and camping trip.

 

June 24-28, 2015

The Libuda Lab and Bowerman Lab attend the International Worm Meeting at UCLA.

 

June 11, 2015

Austin Harvey started rotating in the lab!  He'll be in the lab through the end of Fall.

 

June 1, 2015

Marissa Glover joins the lab as our newest technician!  She hails from Eric Selker's lab.

 

March 30, 2015

Emily Sutton is the lab's first rotation graduate student.

 

March 23, 2015

Ali Cohen has joined the lab as our first undergraduate researcher!

 

February 25, 2015

The Zeiss AxioZoom V16 fluorescent stereo-dissecting microscope has been installed.  We can now screen through our fluorescent worm strains!

 

February 18, 2015

The Leica DM5500 widefield microscope has been installed.  We can now look at our worms and slides with DIC and see the worms/samples fluoresce!

 

January 22, 2015

We have begun joint lab meetings with the Bowerman lab.

 

January 20, 2015

Jackie Helm has joined the lab as our first lab member and lab manager!

 

January 7, 2015

The Libuda Lab is officially open!  Phase I of renovations have been completed.

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