Carey Davis Nadell

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Graduate Program in Ecology, Evolution, Ecosystems and Society
Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Program

Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center, room 326
HB 6044
Biological Sciences
B.A. University of Oxford
M.A. Princeton University
Ph. D. Princeton University

Selected Publications

Phage mobility is a core determinant of phage-bacteria coexistence in biofilms.  Simmons M, Drescher K, Nadell CD†, Bucci V† (2017). ISME Journal (in press) (†corresponding) [bioRxiv]

Dynamic biofilm architecture confers individual and collective mechanisms of viral protection. Vidakovic L, Singh PK, Hartmann R, Nadell CD†, Drescher K† (2017). Nature Microbiology (2017) doi: 10.1038/s41564-017-0050-1   (†corresponding)

Vibrio cholerae combines individual and collective sensing to trigger biofilm dispersal. Singh PK, Hartmann R, Bartolomej S, Nadell CD, Drescher K. (2017). Current Biology 27:1-8

Extracellular-matrix-mediated osmotic pressure drives Vibrio cholerae biofilm expansion and cheater exclusion. Yan J, Nadell C, Stone HA, Wingreen NS, Bassler BL. (2017). Nature Communications 8:327

Flow environment and matrix structure interact to shape spatial competition in P. aeruginosa biofilms. Nadell CD*, Ricaurte D*, Yan J, Drescher K, Bassler B (2017).  eLife 6: e21855    (*co-first authors)

An emerging grip on the growth of grounded bacteria. Nadell CD, Hartmann R, Drescher K (2016). ACS Nano 10:9109-9110   (commentary)

Spatial structure, cooperation, and competition in biofilms. Nadell CD†, Drescher K, Foster KR†. (2016). Nature Reviews Microbiology 14: 589-600   (†corresponding)

Architectural transitions in Vibrio cholerae biofilm development at single-cell resolution. Drescher K, Dunkel J, Nadell CD, van Teeffelen S, Grnja I, Wingreen NS, Stone HA, Bassler BL. (2016). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 113(4): E2066-2072