+ BroadCast article on "A better predictor of antibiotic lethality"
August 2019

+ Nature News article on "CRISPR cuts turn gels into biological watchdogs"
August 2019

+ Science Perspectives article on "CRISPR propels a smart hydrogel"
August 2019

+ The Harvard Gazette article on "Wyss donates third major gift"
June 2019

+ Nature Reviews Genetics article on "Illuminating the dark side of machine learning"
May 2019

+ Cell Leading Edge Preview article on "Antibiotic Lethality Is Impacted by Nutrient Availabilities: New Insights from Machine Learning"
May 2019

+ Engineers Journal article on "Painting a fuller picture of how antibiotics act"
May 2019

+ World Economic Forum article on "Machine learning could help make antibiotics more effective"
May 2019

+ MIT News article on "Painting a fuller picture of how antibiotics act"
May 2019

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Featured Publications

+ Johnston CW, Collins JJ. Engineering microbial peer pressure. Science 365: 986-987 (2019). [pdf file]

+ English MA, Soenksen LR, Gayet RV, Puig H De, Angenent-mari NM, Mao AS, Nguyen PQ, Collins JJ. Programmable CRISPR-responsive smart materials. Science 365: 780-785 (2019). [pdf file]

+ Stokes JM, Lopatkin AJ, Lobritz MA and Collins JJ. Bacterial Metabolism and Antibiotic Efficacy. Cell Metabolism 30: 251-259 (2019). [pdf file]

+ Balaban NQ, Helaine S, Lewis K, Ackermann M, Aldridge B, Andersson DI, Brynildsen MP, Bumann D, Camilli A, Collins JJ, Dehio C, Fortune S, Ghigo JM, Hardt WD, Harms A, Heinemann M, Hung DT, Jenal U, Levin BR, Michiels J, Storz G, Tan MW, Tenson T, Van Melderen L, Zinkernagel A. Definitions and guidelines for research on antibiotic persistence. Nature Reviews Microbiology 17: 441–8 (2019). [pdf file]

+ Collins JJ. Complex host-microbe-antibiotic interactions. Cell Host & Microbe 26: 8 (2019). [pdf file]

+ Yang JH, Wright SN, Hamblin M, McCloskey D, Alcantar MA, Schrübbers L, Lopatkin AJ, Satish S, Nili A, Palsson BO, Walker GC and Collins JJ. A white-box machine learning approach for revealing antibiotic mechanisms of action. Cell 177: 1649–1661 (2019). [pdf file]

+ Bashor CJ, Patel N, Choubey S, Beyzavi A, Kondev J, Collins JJ and Khalil AS. Complex signal processing in synthetic gene circuits using cooperative regulatory assemblies. Science 364: 593–597 (2019). [pdf file]

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