The O’Donnell Lab

Welcome to the O’Donnell Lab! We are part of the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at Yale University. We study the multitude of ways that microbes influence behavior and physiology of their animal hosts. 


October 14, 2021
We’ve recently had multiple new members join the lab this semester! Welcome to Madhumanti Dasgupta - who joins us from Indian Institute of Science in Bengaluru where...
A poster for the O'Donnell Lab, showing C. elegans and C. elegance
February 11, 2021
The first of many, hopefully! Courtesy of our first rotation student, Matt Steinsaltz of BQBS - who helped both set up the lab over the last month, and also performed our...
October 15, 2020
The lab is opening soon! Our lab space in the Yale Science Building 1st floor is getting ready to be filled. We are hiring, so please reach out to me if you want to join us....