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Student Peles Receives Pennsylvania Academy of Science Grant for Master’s Research

Dan Peles, an MS Biology student, received $500 in research grant funds from the Pennsylvania Academy of Science for his proposal, “Determining Mycobacterium avium Host Immune Response Evasion: Serovar 8 serovar-specific glycopeptidolipid (ssGPL) and Its Significance In Phagosome-Lysosome Fusion.”

Posted on 10/21/2014 12:16:58 PM

Tyree and Janetski Receive Biology Research Grant Awards

David Janetski and Michael Tyree, Department of Biology, received research grant awards to study yellow perch stock assessment and to measure plant respiration and photosynthesis.

Posted on 10/7/2014 5:34:01 PM

Biology Department Establishes Undergraduate Research Experience Fund

The Department of Biology has established a fund for qualifying biology and biochemistry majors to do undergraduate biology research during summer 2015.

Posted on 10/1/2014 4:56:02 PM

Shundong Bi Paper Describes Fossils of Three New Species

Shundong Bi, Department of Biology, coauthored a paper published in the September 10, 2014, issue of the journal Nature, describing six fossils representing three new species from a rare group of rodent-like mammals from China. 

Posted on 9/11/2014 1:07:26 PM

Ruby Co-authors Recent Journal Articles and Book Chapters.

Christina Ruby, Department of Biology, recently co-authored four articles in peer-reviewed neuroscience journals and two book chapters in neuroscience textbooks.

Posted on 9/9/2014 4:56:42 PM

Bharathan Receives Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society Distinguished Service Award

N. Bharathan, Department of Biology, will be presented with the Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society Distinguished Service Award at the society’s 2014 national convention.

Posted on 9/9/2014 10:15:52 AM

Simmons Speaking at Lyme Disease and Tick Awareness Mini-Seminar

Tom Simmons, disease and vector ecologist in the Department of Biology, is an invited speaker at the Lyme Disease and Tick Awareness Mini-Seminar to be held on Wednesday, August 27.

Posted on 8/19/2014 11:53:20 AM

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