News

  • Summer 2018 Undergraduate Research
    This summer, Annalisa Huckaby (West Virginia University Undergraduate Student and SURE fellow) and Gage Pyles (West Liberty University undergraduate student and INBRE fellow) worked in the laboratory […]
  • The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation awards the Barbier lab a Research Award
    West Virginia University just published a press release on a new award from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to the Barbier Lab. The funds will be used to develop a multivalent vaccine against the […]
  • Van Liere 2018
    This year, the five graduate students from the Damron and Barbier laboratories presented their work at the Van Liere Research Symposium. Emel Sen-Kilic’s work was featured as an oral […]
  • Pittsburgh Bacterial Pathogenesis 2018
    Emel Sen-Kilic, Dylan Boehm, and Ting Wong showcased the work from the laboratory as oral presentations and posters at the 2018 Pittsburgh Bacterial Pathogenesis Meeting. […]

6 days ago
Way to go Annalisa and Jordan!!! Congratulations 🙂 "Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Cell Biology students present posters at 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium" https://t.co/GODzGj2BPm
2 weeks ago
Two back-to-back papers in Nature this month characterizing a new cell type in the lung responsible for a large proportion of the activity of the CFTR receptor in the lung shed new light on cystic fibrosis: https://t.co/d4YH4FuPTe
3 weeks ago
Want to develop vaccines and immunotherapies for bacterial pathogens such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa? We are recruiting a postdoctoral fellow and a laboratory technician. Apply here: https://t.co/w2t175H0Tb
3 weeks ago
A summer full of excitement coming to an end. Congrats to all the poster presenters on doing such a good job representing the lab! https://t.co/nf25k2J5VU mabarbier photo