Wenyan Mei joins the IGB
Professor Wenyan Mei has joined the IGB as an affiliate member in the Microbiome Metabolic Engineering (MME) Research Theme. Dr. Mei is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Comparative Biosciences in the College of Veterninary Medicine. She received her Ph.D. from the Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, and was a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Her lab is interested in understanding how stem cells control their self-renewal and differentiation, and how their disregulation causes diseases.
Corey Marks joins the IGB
Corey Marks recently joined the IGB as an Account Technician I in the business office. Prior to joining the IGB, he worked as a Personal Banker at Busey Bank in downtown Urbana.