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Friday Music to work to – IV

Repent with barber beats! Macro Blank is the perfect mix of chilled beats or so-called barber beats as it is apparently classified to enjoy a nice coding afternoon. Check the rest of their music on Bandcamp or with the integrated player below!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
March 4, 2022

Friday Music to Work to – III Trumpet aficionados get ready! This recent (2020) digital remaster of Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk should be on everyone's playlist!
February 25, 2022

Shadok Bacteria

I pump therefore I am. For the small digression: I cannot think of bacteria transporter and other molecular pumps, without thinking of the "Shadok" (Wikipedia). An apparently very french show depicting weird blob birds who are characterized by ruthlessness and stupidity and inhabited in a nonsense world. They are known…
February 22, 2022

Friday Music to Work to – II

Sublunar Express, Original artwork by Joan Llopis Doménech This week's album is the self-titled Sublunar Express, a Montreal-based trio formed that blending genres such as krautrock, stoner, and atmospheric rock, reuniting broad influences: an always moving psychedelic locomotive. You can find them on their Bandcamp page. Sublunar Express by Sublunar…
February 18, 2022

Facepalm Thursdays…

I was trying to build a Cazy reference database to explore the carbohydrate profiles of the genomes in our microbial laboratory collection. I have a parallel script downloading the proteins sequences from NCBI then aligning and creating a hmm profile for later use. This morning I am looking through the…
February 17, 2022

Friday Music to Work to

Sesje album Lastryko, Artwork by Piotr Domagalski. I will be trying to do a new format on this blog, in an attempt to keep this place alive and share some music I usually listen to while working. The first one will be Lastryko, a Polish band that could be placed…
February 11, 2022

COVID-19 Seminars

The TMC chapter of the ASM is joining forces with taste of science Houston to host two talks sessions about the basics of COVID19 and the path forward. Here’s your chance to talk to professionals live about COVID. We will discuss the basic biology and the creation of cutting edge vaccines and…
April 30, 2020

CeMbio, a Microbiome in a kit ! A New Paper out

I am happy to announce that the first  paper out of my Postdoc in Houston is out! This project was an intense collaborative paper that defines a simple 12-member C. elegans microbiome resource (#CeMbio) for the community. The collaboration was between the Christian-Albrechts University (Kiel, Germany), the Ecole Normale Supérieure, (Paris, France),…
April 29, 2020

Batch of Flyers

I realised that I never really shared any of the flyer I made for the TMC Chapter of the Amercian Society of Microbiology. So here is the latest batch, click on one picture to make it bigger.  
November 19, 2019