MSFHR Scholar Award

We are very pleased to announce that Ben was selected as a 2021 Scholar by the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research to support work in the lab for the next five years. We are grateful to MSFHR for the support and so happy that this will allow us to continue to expand the directions of the lab’s work!

Oct 2021

So we meet again…

So great to have hybrid lab meetings again - conversations in person are so much better than on Zoom! Welcome to all of the new folks in the lab as well!

MSFHR Scholar Award

We are very pleased to announce that Ben was selected as a 2021 Scholar by the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research to support work in the lab for t...

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Jun 2021

Congratulations to 2021 grads!

Congratulations to Aleksandra Anoshina, Ivan Lo, and Ana Parra for successfully defending their Honour’s theses and graduating this spring! Congratulations ...

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Mar 2021

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Feb 2021

Sloan Fellowship

We are very pleased that Ben has been awarded a 2021 Sloan Foundation Fellowship in Neurosciences, celebrating the hard work of everyone who has been through...

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Dec 2020

Happy holidays 2020

Wishing everyone a very happy holiday from the Mosquito Lab at UBC! It’s been a weird and tough year, but I am proud of this crew for making the best of it ...

Congratulations to Britya

Congratulations to Britya Ghosh (collaborator in Mike Gordon’s Lab) for successfully defending her M.Sc. thesis on lactic acid perception in mosquitoes and f...

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Sep 2020

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Jun 2020

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May 2020

Congratulations to Dan!

A hearty congratulations to Dan Peach on the publication of the final version of his paper, Modeling the Putative Ancient Distribution of Aedes togoi (Dipter...

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Jan 2020

Congratulations to Dan!

Congratulations to Dan Peach on his first ever bioRxiv pre-print, Modelling the Putative Ancient Distribution of the Coastal Rock Pool Mosquito Aedes togoi. ...

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Dec 2019

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Nov 2019

Space!

The lab is starting to take shape! Benches are in and insectary is hot, humid, and ready for mosquitoes. Big thanks to Dan and Britya for helping to get eve...

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Aug 2019

Lab twitter

We have joined the twenty-first century. Come follow the lab on twitter @BenMatthewsUBC!

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Jun 2019

Welcome to the (Ben) Matthews Lab!

Welcome to the new home of the (Ben) Matthews lab in the Department of Zoology at the University of British Columbia. The physical doors will open in Septem...

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