Combining wet-lab approaches and modeling we investigate the physiology of bacterial cells in different environments. Current focus is the study of gut bacteria and their interactions with each other and the human host.


February 2020: Roshali de Silva started as a postdoc in the lab. Welcome!

January 2020: Starting at the Department of Biology Stanford.

November 2019: Our papers on bacterial chemotaxis and range expansion are published.

October 2019: We are looking for postdocs and graduate students to join the lab in Stanford, starting from January 2020 onwards.

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