Archive for February, 2010

Graduate Recruitment Season Over

This year’s MMG graduate recruitment season is over, at least the part with coordinated interview weekends. The MMG Graduate Admissions Committee would like to thank everyone who was involved in planning and volunteering for activities during the two recruitment weekends. Between the two we interviewed 13 MMG candidates, and look forward to hearing from those [...]

Research Spotlight: Inhibition of Toxoplasma Motility

Citation: Heaslip AT, Leung JM, Carey KL, Catti F, Warshaw DM, Westwood NJ, Ballif BA, Ward GE. 2010. A small-molecule inhibitor of T. gondii motility induces the posttranslational modification of myosin light chain-1 and inhibits myosin motor activity. PLoS Pathog. 6(1):e1000720. Authors’ Association with MMG: Aoife T. Heaslip – received her Ph.D. from the MMG [...]

Launch of MMG Research Spotlight

We will shortly be launching a new feature, called “Research Spotlight”. This blog post will highlight very recently published (or epub) articles by folks in MMG, with emphasis on articles containing MMG graduate and undergraduate student authors. Content will be a short summary of the work, brief description of impact and significance, and a link [...]