Virtual Baby Shower For Himanshi

Even though we can’t physically be together in one space, the Hirbe lab virtually celebrated with a surprise baby shower for Himanshi.  Uber eats so everyone could have a meal and some fun games as well!  Congrats, Himanshi.  We are so happy for you! 

Congratulations Natalie and Neha!

Previous two STAR program summer high school students, Neha Amin (Fort Zumwalt South High School; Saint Peters, Missouri) and Natalie Loveridge (Edwardsville High School; Edwardsville, Illinois), are looking forward to a brighter future! Natalie will be starting undergrad at Vanderbilt University in the fall and Neha will be attending Wash U and will be coming back to do research with us […]

Year of the Rat!

Happy Chinese New Year!  The Hirbe lab had another wonderful Chinese New Year celebration led by Xiao.  This year’s special guest was Charlie.  He was a little tired, but loved the dumplings!

Grant Funding!

The Hirbe lab is celebrating two big grants which were awarded this month!  Dr. Hirbe has joined forces with colleagues at the University of Minnesota (Dr. David Largaespada), Johns Hopkins University (Dr. Christine Pratilas) and Sage Bionetworks (Dr. Sara Gosline) to use the preclinical platform that they have developed to test novel combinations of drugs […]