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Welcome! We are a research group in the
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, and the Biological Physics, Structure and Design Program at the University of Washington. We develop new chemical tools for biological imaging and apply these tools to problems in biology.

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Recent News (click here for more news and photos)

April 2014- The Vaughan group participated in its first group outreach venture, PAWS, at the Pacific Science Center.

April 2014- Congratulations to Tyler Chozinski for receiving Honorable Mention on his NSF Graduate Fellowship application. 

April 2014- Honglin Li has arrived at UW to join the group as a new postdoc!

March 2014- Paper on large depth of focus super-resolution imaging (some of Josh's postdoctoral work) to appear in Nature Photonics.

February 2014
- The Vaughan group welcomes its first postdoc, Aaron Halpern!

November 2013- Tyler Chozinski and Lauren Gagnon officially join the Vaughan Group!

September 2013
- Everyone begins their first full quarter at UW. We complete setting up our first microscope.

August 2013- The group heads to Mt. Rainier to enjoy the last bits of summer before classes begin.

July 2013
- Josh, Tyler, and Lauren arrive at UW to begin putting together the new lab!