Manuscript accepted in Methods

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The manuscript entitled Computer Vision for Image-Based Transcriptomics by Thomas and Nico has been accepted for publication in Methods. Congratulations!

Manuscript accepted in Nature

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Mathieu‘s paper entitled ‘Cell-intrinsic adaptation of lipid composition to local crowding drives social behaviour’ has been accepted for publication in Nature. Congratulations!!

Lucas receives consolidator grant

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As part of the temporary backup scheme for the ERC Consolidator grants, Lucas has won an SNSF Consolidator grant. Check the press release of the University of Zurich here, and of the Swiss National Science Foundation here.

Prisca becomes group leader at FMI

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Prisca has accepted a group leader position in quantitative cell biology at the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Basel, where she will start 1 July 2015. She has also been awarded with the highly competitive ‘SNSF professorship‘ grant for a project that she will start there, which entitles her to be an assistant professor at… Read more »

Review in Nature Reviews Genetics

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The review on ‘Single-cell and multivariate approaches in genetic perturbation screens‘ has appeared online in Nature Reviews Genetics, as part of their single-cell omics article series.

Prisca’s paper in Cell has the cover!

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Check out the beautiful cover on the June 5 issue of Cell, which is an artistic impression of regulatory genetic interactions in endocytic membrane trafficking, made by Lavinia Liberali and Luca Pitoni. It accompanies the Resource Article entitled: A Hierarchical Map of Regulatory Genetic Interactions in Membrane Trafficking. Liberali P, Snijder B, Pelkmans L. Cell 157, 1473-1487, June… Read more »

Manuscript accepted in Cell

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Prisca‘s paper entitled ‘A Hierarchical Map of Regulatory Genetic Interactions in Membrane Trafficking’ has been accepted for publication in Cell. Congratulations!!

Doris joined the lab!

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On January 1, Doris Berchtold joined our lab as a postdoctoral fellow funded by a HFSP fellowship. Doris did her PhD in the laboratory of Tobias Walther at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Martinsried, Germany. In her PhD work, she discovered a homeostasis mechanism by which cells respond to plasma membrane stress with compensatory changes in lipid synthesis…. Read more »