Congrats to the New Grant Awardees

Congratulations all around the Bollyky lab this summer!

Liz Burgener received a Child Health Research Institute (CHRI) Clinical Trainee Grant for studying phage titers and clinical outcomes in Cystic Fibrosis patients.

Ben Danielson received a T32 Immunology Training Grant for continuing his postdoctoral work.

Koshika Yadava received a Child Health Research Institute (CHRI) Postdoctoral Award for her work in potentiating tolerance to allergens in asthma.


Bollyky Lab Awarded a Grand Challenges Grant

The Bollyky Lab was recently awarded a Grand Challenges Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation  to study  Bacteriophage and the Physical Structure of the Microbiota. This funding was award to the Bollyky Lab together with our collaborators KC Huang in the Stanford Bioengineering Department and Eric Nelson in the Stanford Pediatric Infectious Disease Division.  Further information on this project can be found here:

Falk Catalyst Research Award

Dr. Bollyky has received the Falk Catalyst award for 2016 from the Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust.   The Catalyst Research Award Program provides one year of seed funding for high risk/ high reward biomedical research.   The Bollyky lab will be looking to solve the problem of antibiotic resistance by the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa.   To hear more, read Stanford Medicine News link provided:

Paul Bollyky’s Catalyst Award Aims Squarely at Pseudomonas infections