August 2018

Last few days of REU student Elizabeth Chavez at Tufts. (Aug 3 – 7) Elizabeth did some fantastic work on the joint project between the Nair and Hassoun labs! Here are some pictures from the goodbye lunch and poster session to conclude the REU for the summer. Good luck with graduation at UNC and we hope …

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June 2018

Nair lab’s first graduate finds a job! (June 21) Congratulations to Venkatesh for getting a job at LifeMine Therapeutics! Thanks for proving that the skills you learned in the lab have any commercial value! Prof. Nair goes to Munich for Metabolic Engineering 12! (June 24 – 28) …and presents a poster on Venkatesh’s work. It was also great to …

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May 2018

Sean and Trevor pass their oral qualifiers! (May 31) Congrats to Sean and Trevor for successfully passing their oral qualifying exam! A job well done! Venkatesh’s work featured in NSF’s Science 360! (May 22) Links to NSF Science 360 and Youtube. Venkatesh graduates! (May 19) Prof. Nair hooded Venkatesh, the first PhD student to graduate from the Nair …

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April 2018

Venkatesh successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis! (April 17) Congratulation, Venkatesh – job well done! Thanks to his committee members, Prof. Joshua Krizter, Prof. Kyong Lee, and Prof. Lee Lynd (who came down from Dartmouth and presented an excellent talk earlier in the day). Emma joins the lab! (April 10) Emma Meehan (ChBE ’21) joins the lab as …

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