What is happening in and around the lab

Vicky receives Francis Straus Mentorship Award

Vicky received the Francis Straus Mentorship Award from the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division for her hard work and dedication to mentoring over many years.

Vicky was nominated for the award by former Prince lab DRSB student Crystal Love, IB student Kacy Gordon, and CEB student Ariel Pani, all of whom were on her training grant.

Prince lab represents at Midwest Zebrafish Meeting

Prince lab represents at Midwest Zebrafish Meeting

Lab members Elaine and Clare attended the 2022 Midwest Zebrafish Meeting this past weekend! They traveled to the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio to chat science, hear exciting talks, and present their own research. Elaine gave a talk entitled “Quest for the crest: fate mapping the zebrafish neural crest using a photoconvertible lineage labeling approach” and Clare presented her poster “Characterizing the genetic regulation of the zebrafish posterior neural crest and its evolution in vertebrates”.