Heath Lab News

Former undergraduate James Kosmopoulos’s thesis project is now available at the Canadian Journal of Microbiology. Congrats James!


Some of us work, and some of us provide entertainment.

Former undergrad James Kosmopoulos (currently PhD student in Madison) shows that nodule-inhabiting endophytic bacteria can inhibit nodulation and plant growth!


James giving a talk on his graduate work (stolen from his LinkedIn page)

Sierra talked about symbiosis and her graduate research at Riggs Beer in Urbana this weekend.

New folks were welcomed, great science was discussed, and yummy food was consumed.

Learn more about GEMS here: https://symbiosis.illinois.edu

Clusters of important genes on pSymA are circularizing and moving around?!