Lab News

The Lab warmly welcomes Paritra Mandal (PhD Genetics Graduate Teaching Assistant) and Andrew Disharoon (PhD Genetics Graduate Research Assistant) to the lab!


SC Peach Council grant funded, supporting undergraduate research intern Paige Miller

Congratulations to Undergraduate Research Intern Paige Miller, SC Peach Council-sponsored summer undergraduate research intern! Paige spent Summer 2016 working on a comparative genomics project in Rosaceous crops that is a collaboration with S. Ramos-Onsins (Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics) and is focused on combining methods of quantitative genetics and genome-wide population genomics models to develop a new predictive genomics tool. Title of grant from SC Peach Council “Comparative Genomics Tools for Improvement of Peach Germplasm”


Population & quantitative genomics effort towards understanding Armillaria (root rot) resistance in Prunus by our lab funded by Wells Fargo


Are you an undergraduate seeking a highly engaging, rewarding summer research experience?

The Lawton-Rauh Lab is participating in the following new NSF-REU program at Clemson University:

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates: From Genomes to Phenomes – Exploring Function Across Scales

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Application deadline: Monday, February 8, 2016
Application links below will go live December 1, 2015.

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