Gross Lab

Evolutionary Genetics

Department of Biological Sciences

the University of Cincinnati

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The Gross lab is pleased to welcome new doctoral student Alyssa Hamm, and new Masters student Danny Berning!

Congratulations to Conner Sears on her first first-author paper, “Dark-rearing uncovers novel gene expression patterns in an obligate cave-dwelling fish”, published in Journal of Experimental Zoology B.

Congratulations to former Gross lab member, Dr. Brian Carlson, who has accepted a tenure-track position in Biology at Northern Kentucky University!

Our collaborative paper with the Protas Lab, “Developmental transcriptomic analysis of the cave-dwelling crustacean, Asellus aquaticus” was accepted for publication!

The Gross Lab gratefully acknowledges a Diversity Supplemental award from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial research.

Congratulations to former Gross lab member, Dr. Mandy Powers, who has received an NIH NRSA Award from the National Institutes of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Congratulations to Danny Berning on his first first-author paper, “In-frame indel mutations in the genome of the blind Mexican cavefish, Astyanax mexicanus”, published in Genome Biology and Evolution!

Congratulations to graduate student, Tyler Boggs, who was awarded the Karl F. Liem Award for Outstanding Student Presentation at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting!