Genomics

March 8-12: Drosophila 2015

Craig presents his work on the genomics of parthenogenesis at the annual Drosophila genetics conference in Chicago. In collaboration with Danny Miller (Hawley Lab; Stowers Institute), Craig has been working on constructing the first draft genome assembly of D. mercatorum, a facultative parthenogenetic species, in order understand the genomic mechanisms underlying parthenogenesis.

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July 27: Drosophila Genetics and Genomics Course

Craig travels to Hinxton, England to attend the Drosophila Genetics and Genomics course at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. A special thanks to Dr. Scott Hawley and Dr. Casey Bergman for an informative and well organized course.

Drosophila  Genetics and Genomics 2014