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Paper on genome-wide structural variations impacting xenogene silencing

In a paper, just published in Nucleic Acids Research, we use laboratory evolution and genome sequencing  to show that a large duplication of ~40% of the chromosome, …

Paper on the evolution of antibiotic resistance in the laboratory

In a paper, just published in DNA Research, we use laboratory evolution and genome sequencing  to show that the benign laboratory workhorse Escherichia coli, when …

Jobs: POSTDOC POSITION on A COLLABORATIVE INDO-FRENCH PROJECT

A postdoctoral position is open in the laboratories of Dr. Marco Cosentino-Lagomarsino and Dr. Bianca Sclavi in Paris, France, for a joint project with our lab. The …

A paper on the effect of a transcription terminator on transcription silencing 

In a paper, just published in The Journal of Biosciences, we use genomic techniques to show that inhibition of transcription terminator Rho abrogates the binding …

A couple of research grants this year!

Over the last few months, our lab has received two research grants from bodies of the Government of India. The first, from the Department of Biotechnology, will allow …

A collaborative paper on small non-coding RNAs in the regenerating Planerian worm

Vidyanand Sasidharan and co-workers from Dasaradhi Palakodeti's lab at InSTEM, have been working on a project describing the non-coding RNA profile of the regenerating …

Bacterial Expressions, an international conference on bacterial gene expression and evolution (Oct 22-25, 2013) 

Watch this space for a summary of the outcomes of what was a successful conference!

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