Apple Picking September 27, 2021

September 8, 2021 - Shumpei Morita leaves the lab and becomes Assistant Professor at Asamushi Marine Station (Tohoku University ) 

August 29, 2021 Nathalie's birthday!

June 29, 2021 Cosmo's birthday!

May 2021: Gerardo passes his PhD qualifying exam. (No exclamation mark. He is good. It is what he does.) 

Yay Lulit!  Tilahun, L., Asrat, A., Wessel, G.M. Simachew A. (2021). In silico determination of nitrogen metabolism in microbes from extreme conditions using metagenomics. Arch Microbiol 203, 2521–2540.

Yay Cosmo et al.!  Pieplow A, Dastaw M, Sakuma T, Sakamoto N, Yamamoto T, Yajima M, Oulhen N, Wessel GM (2021)  CRISPR-Cas9 editing of non-coding genomic loci as a means of controlling gene expression in the sea urchin. Developmental Biology Volume 472, April 2021, Pages 85-97doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2021.01.003.

Yay Stephany and Nathalie! Foster S, Oulhen N, Wessel GM (2020). A single cell RNA-seq resource for early sea urchin development. Development. 2020 Sep 11;147(17):dev191528. doi: 10.1242/dev.191528. PMCID:PMC7502599

Yay Margherita et al! Perillo M, Oulhen N, Foster S, Spurrell M, Calestani C, Wessel GM, (2020). Regulation of dynamic pigment cell states at single-cell resolution. eLife 9:e60388 DOI:10.7554/eLife.60388. PMCID: PMC7455242


BIG GAP of November 17, 2016

Tara has a defense date!! March 21, 2017 - 1pm Rm 220 Frank Hall. 

Oulhen N, Heyland A, Carrier T, Zazueta-Novoa V, Fresques T, Laird J, Onorato T, Janies D, Wessel GM (2016). Regeneration in bipinnaria larvae of the bat star Patiria miniata induces rapid and broad new gene expression. Mechanisms of Development 142: 10-21. doi: 10.1016/j.mod.2016.08.003.

Oulhen N, Wessel GM (2016). Albinism as a visual, in vivo guide for CRISPR/Cas9 functionality in the sea urchin embryo. Molecular Reproduction and Development in press of July 22, 2016

Oulhen N, Wessel GM (2016). Differential Nanos 2 protein stability results in selective germ cell accumulation in the sea urchin.Developmental Biology doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2016.07.007 in press

Zazueta-Novoa, V, Onorato T, Luis Reyes Chavez G, Oulhen N, Wessel GM (2016) The complexity of yolk proteins and their dynamics in the sea star, Patiria miniata. Biological Bulletin In press

Fresques T, Swartz Z, Juliano C, Morino Y, Kikuchi M, Akasaka K, Wada H, Yajima M, Wessel GM (2016). The Diversity of Nanos Expression in Echinoderm Embryos Supports Different Mechanisms in Germ Cell Specification. Evolution & Development in press