This week we are very sorry to be saying goodbye to John Davey, who has been in Cambridge for over three years. He is moving on to a lectureship-level job as a bioinformatician in York. Best of luck – we will miss you!
We are looking to recruit a technician for the lab – to make genomic libraries, organise our databases and generally run the show – more details here: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/11446/
Given the complexity of the publishing landscape, I thought I would say a few things about our lab preferred publication policy. Preprint Servers. We have been enthusiastic users of the BioRxiv preprint server since its inception. Many of our papers are posted on BioRxiv before publication and there are even a couple of preprints on […]
Several years ago we had a visitor from China, Quanyou, who carried out a study of transcriptomic responses of Heliconius melpomene midguts to feeding on two different host plant species. This work has just been published in Molecular Ecology. Importantly, Quanyou has very carefully annotated the detoxification genes in the melpomene genome, which will be […]