Welcome Emily, Goodbye Sabrina! Posted by sheppardlab A warm welcome to Emily Rudolph as a starting PhD student into our laboratory! She will be working on commensal and pathogenic strains of bacteria in varying immune environments. Prior to joining us Emily has completed a MSc at the University of Bath in 2019. Good luck and we look forward to many exciting projects and research!A farewell to Sabrina Hepner who was visiting as part of her PhD studies with Gabriele Margos at the Ludwig-Maximilians University and the Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority (LGL) in Germany. Sabrina spent 4 weeks with us working on Borrelia genomics.