Undergraduate students and research assistants Lynn Padlipsky and Alena Cave were awarded the Undergraduate Research and Creative Actvities (URCA) grant. Congratulations to both!
Graduate student Elijah Shelton was awarded a 2015 Mellichamp Fellowship by the Mellichamp Chairs in Systems Biology and Bioengineering. Congratulations to Elijah!
Dr. Alessandro Mongera was awarded the Errett Discovery Award for the project, "Biomechanics of gastrulation: cellular force fields and Wnt/PCP-mediated collective cell movements in early zebrafish development." Congratulations to Ale!
Prof. Otger Campas awarded an NIH R21 grant to work on "Biomechanics of gastrulation in zebrafish."
Prof. Otger Campas and colleague Dr. Jerome Gros from the Institute Pasteur, Paris, have been awarded one of the prestigious international 2015 Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Young Investigator Award.