News & Announcements
Congrats to Kayla Viets, Cyrus Zhou, and the Johnston lab for recent collaborative publications in Development (de Navas et al., 2018) and Genes and Development (Datta et al., 2018)!
January 15, 2018
We welcome, Luke Voortman, who will be doing his third rotation with the Johnston lab!
December 18, 2017
The natural variation paper is out in eLIFE – https://elifesciences.org/articles/29593 – Congrats to Caity and all the authors!
Congrats to Alexandra, Kayla, Chaim, Mini, Jin, and Linda for great talks at the Pairing Hoedown at Bowdoin College!
October 14, 2017
Congratulations to Chaim Chernoff who was named as a Hanigan Fellow as part of his Woodrow Wilson Undergraduate Research Fellowship!
May 16, 2017
The Johnston lab received a March of Dimes Research Grant. Special thanks to Kayla Viets for all her hard work on this grant!
Congrats to Cyrus Zhou, former Johnston lab undergrad, who will be entering the MD/PhD at Washington University in St. Louis!
October 1, 2016
Congratulations to Kayla and Kiara on their awesome review in Trends in Genetics. We got the cover!
September 1, 2016
We partied with Cyrus on his last day. We wish him good luck during his Fulbright fellowship in Canada!
August 11, 2016
Bob presented Caity’s story on natural variation in color perception at the Visual Systems Development Gordon Conference
November 4, 2015
Sang Tran was awarded a 2015-16 Provost’s Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) from JHU
October 24, 2015
Team Awesome (Annie, Cyrus, India), Caity, Kayla, and Kiara gave great talks at the 2015 Northeast Regional Drosophila Chromosome Pairing Meeting
October 19, 2015
Congratulations to Kiara Eldred for winning a poster award at the 2015 departmental retreat!
August 4, 2015
Kiara Eldred has been awarded a 2015 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study
July 30, 2015
Congrats to Kiara, Kayla, and Caity, who did great jobs at their first thesis committee meetings!
July 15, 2015
The Johnston lab was awarded an NIH R01 grant to study stochastic expression decisions in the fly eye
May 28, 2015
Our lab is the cover story for the Johns Hopkins Arts and Sciences Magazine Spring 2015 issue
Check out the story here: http://krieger.jhu.edu/magazine/v12n2/the-eyes-have-it/