Welcome to the Schrenk Laboratory. We are a geomicrobiology lab at Michigan State University focused on using interdisciplinary techniques to address challenges associated with life in the deep subsurface and extreme environments.


Today Dr. Mitch Sogin gave us a tour of the Josephine Bay Paul Center... read more
The deepest known hydrothermal vents in the world are along the Mid-... read more
Another one of our Italian sampling sites requires an hour long hike... read more