Emile Gluck-Thaler passed his qualifying exams and proceeds to PhD candidacy.
NSF press release
Comparative genomics of biotechnologically important yeasts by Riley et al.
Found earlier today in NE Ohio, Bondarzewia berkeleyi, commonly known as the Berkeley’s polypore. This wild edible specimen was growing at the base of an oak tree.
Phylogenomic analysis supports a recent change in nitrate assimilation in the White-nose Syndrome pathogen, Pseudogymnoascus destructans