Lab Activities and Pictures 2021 Mentors and mentees in the Chen lab coordinate both experiments and outfits! Summer 2021. Our undergraduates sneak away from their minipreps and T7e1 assays for a July in New Haven dinner at September in Bangkok! Thanks for the invitation guys… Summer 2021. Celebration for our graduating students at Lighthouse Point Park, with lobster by Head Chef Sidi! Congrats to Johanna, Jerry, Stanley, and Viola, and best wishes for their future endeavors! Spring 2021. West Campus Ice Cream Extravaganza! Featuring a badly misfigured SpongeBob and two Big Daddies. Spring 2021. Here we see Jerry and Matt having a moment together, running into the freezing water at Lighthouse Point Park. This bizarre act is allegedly a Yale tradition called the “Polar Plunge.” Word has it that shortly after this photo was taken, they turned right back around and went to lab to do their minipreps. Winter 2021. 2020 Sidi demoing his patented 4-Step Method for mouse colony management over an interactive Zoom session. Fall 2020. 2019 Our very own Jerry is a cellist in Low Strung, a cello ensemble of Yale undergrads! Lab at Snow Strung, December 2019 Chris Guzman, newly minted PhD! November 2019 Halloween! Fall 2019 Inaugural lab retreat, in NYC! Fall 2019 Group photo with new Chen Lab swag! Fall 2019 Hot Pot for Mid-Autumn Festival, Fall 2019 Lab at Genetics Retreat, Summer 2019 Lab dinner at Taste of China, Spring 2019 2018 Lab dinner farewell to Dr. Bai and other colleagues, Summer 2018 2017 Lab dinner Summer 2017 Lab meeting at the beach 2016 Lab dinner and farewell to Mike Martinez Lab functioning and folks working hard! 2015 Sidi started the lab in late 2015.