Research in the Balskus Lab:

Discovering, Understanding, and Manipulating Microbial Chemistry


Latest Lab News

Congratulations Dr. Hitomi Nakamura!

May 9, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Hitomi Nakamura for successfully defending her thesis! We know that you're going to keep doing amazing things! That makes two newly minted PhDs in the past two weeks!

Congratulations Dr. Smaranda Bodea!

April 28, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Smaranda Bodea for successfully defending her thesis! We're so proud of all that you have accomplished!

Shut the Sash Competition Winners!

March 6, 2016

The Balskus lab is the winner of the "Shut the Sash" Competition run by the Office of Sustainability!  Congratulations to all of the Balskus lab members for doing their part to help limit fume hood exhaust levels and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. For more information on this great interdepartmental initiative, click here!