September 16th 2019

New lab, new start!

December 2019

Three months in. It’s coming together!

January 2020

Lab lunch at the BBQ Saloon to welcome Research Assistant Cherry!

Lab lunch at the Little Saigon to welcome Rotation Student Casey!

February 2020

Lab lunch at the Rasoi to welcome Postdoc Florencia, Visiting Student Ruochen, and Rotation Student Juhee!

May 2020

Juhee Son officially joined our lab as the first graduate student!! Our SARS-CoV-2 enteroid paper was accepted by Science Immunology!!

Lots of other things to celebrate too! We will make it up after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jun 2020

With COVID-19 ravaging and no sign of abating, the Ding lab Snack Station is online.

Sept 16th 2020

We turned one year old today! What a year it has been! Very thankful to people in the lab.

Back: Ruochen, Siyuan, Gaopeng

Front: Cherry, Juhee, Pascaline

Not in the picture: Florencia

Nov 2020

A bittersweet moment to see Florencia off. We really enjoyed having you around and we will miss you dearly!

Jan 2021

Ruochen finished one-year visiting scholarship in the lab and will go back to China. We hope to have you back soon!

Feb 2021

Light at the end of the tunnel!

March 2021

Pascaline is highlighted in a podcast run by Larissa in Mike Diamond’s lab: https://lmtv.podbean.com/

Stay tuned for more exciting studies from Pascaline in the near future.

May 2021

Juhee, our first graduate student, just passed her qualifying exam with flying colors! Good reasons for celebration!

Juhee popping the champagne
Just Dance battle
Finishing it off with sushi and lobster tails

July 2021

Berry and peach picking for our lab retreat. A beautiful day and lots of fun!

Left to right: Gaopeng, Siyuan, Pascaline, Juhee, Cherry, Avan
Pascaline reaching high, for the hidden juicy jewels
Capping it off with Korean BBQ

September 2021

Lab party to celebrate Avan, our first MSTP student, joining the lab!

Avan opening champagne in style
good form!
Left to right: Amanda, Avan, Cherry, Constin, Emily, Siyuan, Juhee, Changfeng, Gaopeng with Cajun Seafood and Margarita

October 2021

New lab photo!

Left to right: Pascaline, Cherry, Siyuan, Gaopeng, Juhee, Avan

December 2021

Departmental holiday party at the Anheuser-Busch Biergarten.

Counterclockwise: Avan, Juhee, Pascaline, Ryan, Cherry, Yinxing, Gaopeng, Siyuan

January 2022

What a way to head into 2022!

Avan just received a T32 predoctoral fellowship. Congratulations!

March 2022

Renovation completed and a new chapter started! Celebratory lunch with the Goldberg lab.