The Kronforst Lab was happy to participate in the second annual South Side Science Festival. The festival was featured in the Chicago Sun Times, along with our butterflies!
Please see our new paper about how doublesex and its interactions generate color pattern mimicry in swallowtail butterflies.
We’ve published a new preprint about monarch butterfly phenotypic plasticity. Please check it out!
Congratulations to Paula Fernandez-Begne for receiving an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
The lab is happy to welcome Rachel Moran, a Chicago Fellow studying genomics and speciation of darter fish.
Erick’s manuscript “From the formation of embryonic appendages to the color of wings: Conserved and novel roles of aristaless1 in butterfly development” is on bioRxiv and under review.