"The greatest amount of life can be supported by great diversification of structure." Charles Darwin


Welcome to the outreach website of Weng lab at the Whitehead Institute and MIT Biology. We are a group of scientists passionate about understanding how metabolic traits evolve in living organisms. We will post here those general scientific topics that interest us and some of the fun things we do inside and outside of the lab.

To visit our academic website at the Whitehead Institute, please go to: http://wenglab.wi.mit.edu