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Pre-print success (October 2021)

'Thioflavin T indicates membrane potential in mammalian cells and can affect it in a blue light dependent manner' by Emily Skates, Hadrien Delattre, Zoe Schofield, Munehiro Asally, Orkun S. Soyer. bioRxiv link

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'ChemChaste: Simulating spatially inhomogenous biochemical reaction-diffusion systems for modelling cell-environment feedbacks' by Connah G. M. Johnson, Alexander G. Fletcher, Orkun S. Soyer. bioRxiv link

Book Chapter published (August 2021)

'An Evolutionary Systems Biology View on Metabolic System Structure and Dynamics' by Johnson C., Delattre H., Hayes C., Soyer O.S. In: Crombach A. (eds) Evolutionary Systems Biology. Link

New Publication (July 2021)

'STRONG: metagenomics strain resolution on assembly graphs' by Quince, C., Nurk, S., Raguideau, S. Soyer OS et al. Genome Biol 22, 214. Link

Pre-Print news (July 2021)

'Novel microbial syntrophies identified by longitudinal metagenomics' by Sebastien Raguideau, Anna Trego, Fred Farrell, Gavin Collins, Christopher Quince, Orkun S Soyer. bioRxiv link

OSS Lab Pre-Print (May 2021)

'Multi-site enzymes as a mechanism for bistability in reaction networks' by Clarmyra Hayes, Elisenda Feliu, Orkun S Soyer. bioRxiv link

Poster Prize (April 2021)

Congratulations to Connah from OSSLab for winning a poster prize at BMC-BAMC 2021 for his work on upgrading CHASTE for simulations of reaction diffusion systems with cells.

New publication (Nov 2020)

'Scanning ion conductance microscopy reveals differences in the ionic environments of gram positive and negative bacteria' by Kelsey Cremin, Orkun Soyer et al., Anal. Chem

New Publication (Nov 2020)

Hadrien Delattre, Kalesh Sasidharan, Orkun Soyer. 'Inhibiting the reproduction of COVID-19-causing SARS-CoV-2 through perturbations in human cell metabolic network'. Life Science Alliance 4(1): Published online November 24 2020.

Cancer Research during Lockdown (June 2020)

Featuring our very own Zoe Schofield, see what CRUK scientists have been doing to continue their research during Covid-19 lockdown: Video Link


New Publication on bio-electricity (May 2020)

'Bioelectrical understanding and engineering of cell biology' by Zoe Schofield et al., and Orkun Soyer (2020). J. R. Soc Interface 17:20200013.


AUTHOREA Pre-Print (May 2020)

Hadrien Delattre, Kalesh Sasidharan, Orkun Soyer. 'Inhibiting the reproduction of COVID-19-causing SARS-CoV-2 through perturbations in human cell metabolic network'. Authorea: May 12, 2020.


April 2020: Paper accepted for publication in J. R. Soc. Interface

'Thermodynamic modelling of synthetic communities predicts minimum free energy requirements for sulfate reduction and methanogenesis' by Hadrien Delattre, Jing Chen, Matthew Wade and Orkun S Soyer.


March 2020: Gorden and Betty Moore Foundation Funding Success

Soyer has been awarded a grant to work as part of a cohort of 15 researchers on the Symbiosis in Aquatic Systems Initiative, which seeks to advance the understanding of aquatic symbioses that include microbial partners. PDRA researchers sought, see open positions for details.


Feb 2020: BEE 2020 open for registrations

Our 3rd workshop on Bioelectricity will take place here at Warwick, 27-28 April 2020. Follow this link for more details.


January 2020: Top editor pick for ISME Journal

Soyer led community paper on microbial communities makes it to Top Editor Picks for 2016-17 at ISME Journal

Link: https://www.nature.com/collections/mwswgclqbd


December 2019: BEE 2020 'Academic and Industrial Opportunities in BEE'

Our 3rd workshop on Bioelectricity will take place here at Warwick, 27-28 April 2020. Follow this link for more details.


November 2019: New preprint for the Lab

'Thermodynamic modelling of synthetic communities predicts minimum free energy requirements for sulfate reduction and methanogenesis'

Hadrien Delattre, Jing Chen, Matthew Wade and Orkun S Soyer. Link

July 2019: NSF-BBSRC grant success

Soyer gets a new long-term grant to study emergence and evolution of microbial interactions. Funded jointly by NSF and BBSRC, this grant initiates a transatlantic collaboration between the research groups of Soyer and Wenying Shou at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Centre in Seattle, Washington.


June 2019: 2nd BEE meeting

The 2nd of our annual workshops on bioelectricity was a success. Organised by the BioElectrical Engineering Hub, here at Warwick, this workshop focussed on 'electrical cell biology' and has brought together experts from within UK and internationally. Slides from talks are accessible on the BEE Hub.


Jan 2019: Jing wins best poster prize at the AD colloquia

Jing's poster on 'co-existence of sulphate reducers and methanogens under sulphate perturbation' wins best poster prize at the final research colloquium of the AD network. Details and pictures are at; AD Network


Nov 2018: Andrea successfully defends her thesis!

Well done Andrea. We wish Andrea all the best in her new role as a bioinformatician at a startup company.


Sept 2018: MicrobeMeter sails out!

MicrobeMeter makes high resolution growth data measurement easy. It now sails off under a new spin-out company Humane Technologies, led by Kalesh. The early version of the device is described in a preprint .