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Xmas tree Genetics Featured!

Check out our article in Wired Magazine! Happy Holidays!

Software: New version (v0.8.0-beta) of EnTAP released!

Learn more about functional annotation methods for non-model eukaryotes here:

Accepting Graduate Students!

We are accepting MS/PhD students for Fall 2018!  Please review application details here


Congrats to the travel awardees!

Congrats to undergraduate researchers Alex Trouern-Trend and Madison Caballero – headed to Plant and Animal Genome 2018!

Join us!

We are recruiting MS and PhD students for Fall 2017.  Apply here!

Sugar pine genome in the news!

The 31Gbp sugar pine genome, the largest sequenced to date, has been released to the public.

USDA NIFA Proposal Funded!

The USDA NIFA proposal led by Fikret Isik at NCSU will develop genotyping resources for loblolly pine and sugar pine to aid in genomic selection.

New Lab Members

Postdoctoral researcher Uzay Sezen has joined the lab, arriving from University of Georgia!

NSF DIBBS Proposal Funded!

The NSF DIBBS proposal led by Stephen Ficklin at WSU,titled: Tripal Gateway, a Platform for Next-Generation Data Analysis and Sharing has been funded!

New Lab Members

Postdoctoral Researcher Daniel Gonzalez-Ibeas has joined the lab, recently arriving from Spain

Postdoctoral Researcher Robin Paul has joined from Arizona State University