GREENING LAB | MONASH UNIVERSITY

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NEWS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Welcome team members!

We’re delighted to welcome postdoctoral fellow Eleonora Chiri, bioinformatician Maria Chuvochina, visiting postdoc Karen Jordaan, and Honours students Katie Bayly and Guy Shelley to the lab. Look out for a lab photoshoot and bios to be added soon.

More news

Seven new papers

It’s been a productive six months for the Greening Lab with seven new publications, including in discipline-leading journals ISME Journal, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Molecular Ecology, and Environmental Science & Technology. Check the publications section for more.

Medical funding success

In a major boost for our medical research program, we were awarded two major grants by the NHMRC to tackle tuberculosis infection: a New Investigator grant focused on validating new drug targets and a collaborative grant with ANU to alleviate nitroimidazole drug resistance.

RESEARCH THEMES

We are investigating the metabolic mechanisms that enable microorganisms alike to survive environmental deprivation and change. We’re investigating the implications of these findings in three key areas. Click on each image to learn more:

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MEET THE TEAM

Left to right: Tent Jirapanjawat (research assistant), Joanna Feng (Honours student), Sean Bay (PhD student), Blair Ney (research assistant), Dr Chris Greening (group leader), Zahra Islam (PhD student), Ya-Jou Chen (PhD student). Photo by Stefanie Rog.

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