3/13: Geoff Diemer, a CLEE graduate student, has received the "Computational and high-throughput studies in genomics and systems biology" Award from BioMed Central for his publication entitled "A novel virus genome in an extreme environment suggest recombination between unrelated groups of DNA and RNA viruses."
10/12: Nilesh Vaidya (a recently defended PhD student) and Niles Lehman have a new paper in Nature entitled "Spontaneous network formation among cooperative RNA replicators."
8/2012: A new article from the Stedman lab entitled "Differential host-ranges of the Fuselloviridae of hypothermophlic Archaea: implications for evolution in extreme environments" was recently published.
8/2012: Interested in learning more about viruses? See a new special by the Stedman lab on a new cool viral discovery.
7/2012: Ken Stedman recently participated in a documentary series detailing the interactions between humans and visruses, which can be viewed here.
7/2012: The Eppley and Rosenstiel labs recently published a paper in Nature entitiled "Sex-specific volatile compounds influence microarthropod-mediated fertilization of moss." Click here for a summary article written by the New York Times.
6/2012: CLEE faculty Anna-Louise Reysenbach has received a new NSF grant to further study deep sea microbes.
5/2012: CLEE graduate student Erin Shortlidge was recently awarded a Dissertation Improvement Grant by NSF to continue her research on mosses as well as a Lewis and Clark Field Research Grant from the American Philosophical Society.
4/2012: Geoff Diemer and Ken Stedman recently published a paper entitled "A novel virus genome discovered in an extreme environment suggests recombination between unrelated groups of RNA and DNA viruses." A summary of the paper can be found here.
3/2012: The Perona lab recently published two papers: "Linking energy production and p rotein synthesis in hydrogenotrophic methanogens." and "Kinetics of tRNA folding monitored by aminoacylation."
3/2012: Todd Rosenstiel and Andrea Melynchenko were featured on OPB's Oregon Field Guide. The story and video can be seen here.
1/2012: Ken Stedman provide the cover photograph for the January 2012 volume of "Cell Stress and Chaperones."
12/2011: Nicole Paterson, an undergraduate researcher in the Stedman lab was just awarded a $5000 NASA Oregon Space Grant Undergraduate Research Scholarship for work on a novel DNA polymerase from an acidic hot lake.
12/2011: Daniel Hassumani, a master's student in the Buckley lab was awarded a Grant-In-Aid of Research from Sigma Xi.
11/2011: A photograph taken by Daniel Hassumani was named one of National Geographics "top shots" for November 2011.
10/2011: Jennifer Kyle, a postdoctoral fellow in the Stedman lab was interviewed in Astrobiology Magazine. Clickhere for the article.