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January 27, 2016: Congratuations to Katherine who's poster won 1st price at the Keystone Meeting (Axons from Cell Biology to Pathology) in Stanta Fe!
Katherine Gribble

October 21, 2015: Congratulations to Kurt, his paper is now in press at Cell Reports!! Click here to read it.

September 29, 2015: Congratulations to Jesse, his paper is now in press at Neuron!! Click here to read it. UPENN Press release & Video abstract! Highlight in Nature Review Neuroscience.

September 17, 2015: Congratulation Dr. Issacman-Beck!!
Jesse Isaacman-Beck PhD defense

August 1, 2015: Welcome to the lab Hannah Shoenhard!

July1, 2015: Roshan Jain is starting his new position as an Assistant Professor of Biology at Haverford College! Congratutaions Roshan!!!!

June 16, 2015: Congratulations to Patti Murphy who was appointed to the DB training grant!

April 13, 2015: Patti Murphy and Hannah Shoenhard in the News! Read about their visit to an elementary school to teach first-graders about Brain Science!
Patti Murphy and Hannah Shoenhard

March 31, 2015: Congratulations to Jess Nelson who was awarded an NRSA postdoctoral fellowship award!

March 10, 2015: The Granato lab is going bowling!! Stay tuned for record breaking scores!

Granato lab bowling

February 20, 2015: Congratulations to Katherine, who was appointed to the PMI Muscle Biology training grant!

February 12, 2015: Congratulations to Marc, Roshan and Kurt, their Neuron paper is now in press at Neuron!! Click here to read it! UPENN Press Release!

January 15, 2015: Congratulations to Roshan, who just accepted a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Haverford College starting July 1 2015!!

October 29, 2014: Congratulations to Ali and Jesse on their J.Neuroscience paper! Click here to read it!

September 8, 2014: Welcome to the lab Jessica Nelson!

August 27, 2014: Congratulations to Marc on his Cell Report paper! Click here to read it!

May 16, 2014: Hannah Bell is off to medical/graduate school in Rochester!!! Good luck Hannah, we will miss you!!!!!!

April 1, 2014: Welcome to the lab Melissa B.!

March 21, 2014: Ali defends her thesis-Congratulations Dr. Rosenberg!!!


January 16, 2014: Congratulations to Roshan and Hannah! Their paper is now in press at J. Neroscience! Click here to read it!

January 1, 2014: Marc starts his faculty position at the University of Wisconsin, Madison- Good Luck !

November 15, 2013: The Granato lab visits the Triumph Brewery!

June 14, 2013: The Granato/Mullins labs hold a baby shower for James, MArc & Yvette! Congras to the parents to be!!!

May 21, 2013: Congradulations to Melissa who passed her Prelim!!!! PARTY!!!

May 15, 2013: After almost two years Camille is leaving.....! We wish her good luck and are looking forward to see her around as she is entering the DSRB graduate program here at PENN!!!!!

May 10, 2013: Almost to the day, after 4 years of very hard work, the Granato lab finished the learning genetic screen! Hurray!!!Behavioral screen party

May 3, 2013: Granato lab squash extravaganza to celebrate Ali's 2012 paper.

Granato lab Squash

January 30, 2013: For the latest news, you can now follow the Granato lab on Twitter!

December 14, 2012: Congratulations to Santanu & Jesse!! Their paper is now in press at PLoS One!! Click here to read it!

December 10, 2012: Congratulations to Rajiv!! His paper is now in press at PLoS One! Click here to read it!

November 29, 2012: Michael Gyda's (former student), Marc and Kristin Lorent space cadet paper is now published in PLoS Genetics and has been viewed 701 times from Nov 29 through Dec14th!!! Click here to read it.

November 19th, 2012: Rajiv defends his thesis-Congratulations Dr. Sainath!!!

November 12, 2012: Congratulations Juliane who received her DFG postdoctoral fellowship!!

October 4th, 2012: Congratulations to Michael Gyda (former student), Marc and Kristin Lorent to their space cadet manuscript, which now in press at PLoS Genetics!

July 18th, 2012: The first Annual Granato lab bicycle trip takes place......why did we pick the hottest day...?

May 25, 2012: Congratulations Ali for receiving this year's Nachmias-Thimann award given out by the department for the best 2011/12 publication by a graduate student! Ali will receive the award on Monday, June 4, at the beginning of this year's Pepe lecture, at 12noon, BRB auditorium.

May 22, 2012: Katherine passed her qualifying exam (YES!!)!

March 19, 2012: Welcome to the lab Melissa!

January 25, 2012: Congrats to Ali & Marc to their J. Neuroscience paper click here to read it!

January 1, 2012: What a way to start the New Year: Congrats to Erin & Dave to their baby daughter Caelyn Abigail!

December 22, 2011: Congrats to Laura, Katherine and Camille to their paper that is now in press at Development!

October 31, 2011: Yes, it's Halloween in the Granato lab (and the Mullins lab)!

September 28, 2011: Congrats to Roshan and Marc to their paper, which is now accepted at PLoSOne. Click here to read it.

August 30, 2011: Congrats to Marc & Roshan to their PNAS paper click here to read their paper.

August 1, 2011: Welcome to the lab Hannah!

July 12, 2011: Congratulations to Kurt, whose NRSA scored 8%!!

July 12, 2011: Congratulations to Santanu, who paper is now accepted in Development, click here to read it.

July 8, 2011: Congratulations Laura- Dr. Gordon!!!

July 6, 2011: Welcome to the lab Juliane!

June 28, The Granato lab returns from their first Camping trip!

May 23, 2011: Welcome to the lab Camille!

May 16, 2011: Santanu's neural crest cell paper is accepted for publication Development, congratulations!

May 8, 2011: Congratulations to Jesse, who received his NRSA predoctoral fellowship!!

February, 2011: Marc's review (Behavioral genetic in larval zebrafish-learning from the young) is accepted at Developmental Neuroscience, (click here to read it). Congratulation, Marc.

November 18, 2011: Congratulations to Kurt, who was selected for a position on the DevBio training grant!

September 13, 2010: Welcome to the lab Kurt!

August 27, 2010: Congratulations to Ali, who received her NRSA predoctoral fellowship!!

July 29, 2010: Congratulations to Roshan, who received his NRSA fellowship!!

June 11, 2010: Laura Liss is leaving us to attend Medical School in the Fall. Good luck with everything Laura, we will miss you!!!

May 24th, 2010: Welcome to the lab, Lauren Schmidt!

May 12, 2010: Lili Jing visits to accept the Nachmias-Thimann award given out by the CDB department for the best 2009 publication by a graduate student (click here to read it)! Congrats, Lili!!

May 11, 2010: Jesse passed his Prelim exam (yes)!! Pictures of the party to follow!

January 6, 2010: Harry's phototaxis papers is accepted for publication Current Biology, congratulations!

August 27, 2009: Welcome to the lab Jesse!

July 31, 2009: Bye-Bye Lili, all the best, and stay in contact with us!!

July 13th, 2009: Welcome to the lab, Laura Liss!

May 22, 2009: Ali passed her Prelim exam-YES !!

April 24, 2009: Lili graduates, Congratulations Dr Jing!!!!!

April 8, 2009: Harry's Robo3 papers is accepted for publication, congratulations!

March 12, 2009: Lili's & Laura's & Julie's paper now online at Neuron, click here to read it.

March 11, 2009: Laura's NRSA grant receives 6% score, congratulations!!