Leonie was recently published in ABC news for her research on sleep and why not getting enough of it is important.
Read the full article here http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-10-19/sleep-why-we-need-it-and-what-happens-when-we-dont-get-enough/9062534
Melvyn recently had his PhD conferred and is now a full-fledged Dr! Melvyn will be giving his exit seminar 8th of Novermber 2017. Congratulations, Melvyn!
Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young were awarded the nobel prize for their discovery of the clock gene which regulates circadian rhythm.
Deniz and Leonie were recently awarded the young science ambassador certificate for their contributions to STEM education, well done!
Bruno was recently asked to give a talk about sleep and synaptic plasticity for New Scientist, outlining the importance of sleep for memory and learning.
Melvyn's Nature Communications paper
was recently published, discussing the oscillatory behaviour of sleeping fruit
flies. Read it here - https://tinyurl.com/ydef8qk7