The Upper East Side of New York City is a unique place for tuberculosis research due to the density of collaborators in just a few blocks. Our labs have developed close relationships over many years, and enjoy the ability to share resources and ideas with ease.
The Ehrt and Schnappinger labs meet weekly, and also meet weekly as part of the “NERRDS” group:
E: Sabine Ehrt, Weill Cornell Medicine
R: Kyu Rhee, Weill Cornell Medicine
R: Jeremy Rock, Rockefeller University
S: Dirk Schnappinger, Weill Cornell Medicine
Being located in NYC also gives us the ability to easily visit many collaborators in the Northeast and elsewhere. This includes, but is not limited to, our Functionalizing Lists of Unknown TB Entities (FLUTE) partners: