ACE members Soo Jen Low, Mária Džunková, Pierre-Alain Chaumeil, Donovan Parks and Philip Hugenholtz published "Evaluation of a concatenated protein phylogeny for classification of tailed double-stranded DNA viruses belonging to the order Caudovirales" in Nature Microbiology.
We have an exciting PhD opportunity (stipend included) available at ACE starting in July working on non-photosynthetic Cyanobacteria using metagenomics, culturing and cryo-EM with Dr. Rochelle Soo and Prof. Phil Hugenholtz. For more details contact Dr Rochelle Soo – firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a copy of your CV and academic transcript.
ACE members Paul Evans, Joel Boyd, Andy Leu, Ben Woodcroft, Donovan Parks, Philip Hugenholtz and Gene Tyson published "An evolving view of methane metabolism in the Archaea" in Nature Reviews Microbiology.
Clarivate Analytics' annually published list recognizes world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance, demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science.
The Australian Research Council's (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) recognizes promising early career researchers and provides them with up to three years of support. It is a highly competitive award, with only 200 being awarded nationwide. Congratulations Rochelle!
ACE members Donovan Parks, Christian Rinke, Maria Chuvochina, Pierre-Alain Chaumeil, Ben Woodcroft, Paul Evans, Philip Hugenholtz and Gene Tyson published 8000 new metagenome-assembled genomes (MAGs) in Nature Microbiology, substantially expanding the tree of life.