June 9, 2018
The Irish lab enjoys a picnic and ice cream together at the MCDB Chair’s Spring Fling! L to R: Alan, Zi, Ruirui, Yewei, Adam, Fei, Vivian, Ning, JD.
February 22, 2018
Congratulations to the Jacob and Irish labs on their silver prize from The Plant Journal for for the best Technical Advance article first published in TPJ online in 2017:...
February 13, 2018
Vivian is appointed the Daniel C. Eaton Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology.  For more info see
November 14, 2017
Members of the Irish lab take a break after the departmental retreat by touring a cranberry bog. We learned about cranberry varieties, growth, harvesting, got wet and ate a...
October 5, 2017
Adam and Vivian spoke at the Green Café, on ‘Sex and the Single Flower’. For more info see:
August 14, 2017
Vivian, Fei and Yannick attend the Citrus Board meeting in Davis California to present their recent work on Crispr/Cas9 approaches to engineering new Citrus varieties.