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How do honeybees lead to a career in HPC?

How do honeybees lead to a career in HPC?
2019-09-18

The Paths to HPC series, presented in collaboration with Women in HPC, showcases the women working in high-performance computing.

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Kadlubowski, Tesmer earn nationally prestigious Goldwater Scholarships

Kadlubowski, Tesmer earn nationally prestigious Goldwater Scholarships
2019-09-03

Two Purdue University students have earned the Goldwater Scholarship, the nation’s preeminent scholarship for undergraduates in mathematics, natural sciences or engineering.

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A novel role for CDK2 as a new approach for treating neutrophilic inflammation

A novel role for CDK2 as a new approach for treating neutrophilic inflammation
2019-08-22

Neutrophils are the first cells recruited to an immune stimulus stemming from infection.

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Aslihan Terzi and Logan Ganzen received PIIN travel grant

Aslihan Terzi and Logan Ganzen received PIIN travel grant
2019-08-08

Two graduate students, one from Suter Lab and one from Leung Lab, each received a PIIN travel grant.

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Two Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research Awards for finding new retinal-degeneration drugs

Two Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research Awards for finding new retinal-degeneration drugs
2019-07-19

Leung Lab students awarded Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research

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Mattoo lab graduate student, Ali Camara, selected for 2019 BIO I-Corps Bio-entrepreneurship Workshop

Mattoo lab graduate student, Ali Camara, selected for 2019 BIO I-Corps Bio-entrepreneurship Workshop
2019-07-02

Ali Camara (Mattoo lab) attends BIO I-Corps workshop in Philadelphia

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Mattoo lab’s CryoAPEX technology highlighted by Science magazine!

Mattoo lab’s CryoAPEX technology highlighted by Science magazine!
2019-06-14

Mattoo lab’s CryoAPEX technology selected for Editor's Choice column!

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Prof. Fernandez-Juricic  - 2019 eLife Ambassadors Program for Open Science

Prof. Fernandez-Juricic - 2019 eLife Ambassadors Program for Open Science
2019-04-22

Prof. Fernandez-Juricic - 2019 eLife Ambassadors Program for Open Science

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Grad Student Shim receives AGSERS Award

Grad Student Shim receives AGSERS Award
2019-04-17

Soo Won Shim receives Honorable Mention for In Progress Biology Education Research

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Mattoo lab develops a new cell biology tool called CryoAPEX

Mattoo lab develops a new cell biology tool called CryoAPEX
2019-04-12

New electron microscopy technique limits membrane destruction

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Zhao-Qing Luo elected as a Fellow of American Academy of Microbiology.

Zhao-Qing Luo elected as a Fellow of American Academy of Microbiology.
2019-03-15

Professor Luo, Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

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Professor Gelvin edits book on Agrobacteriuim Biology

Professor Gelvin edits book on Agrobacteriuim Biology
2019-03-15

Professor Gelvin edits book on Agrobacteriuim Biology

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Dr. Fekete Receives Research Award

Dr. Fekete Receives Research Award
2019-03-15

College of Science 2019 Research Award Recipients

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Making sense of large-scale behavioural data for eye-drug discovery

Making sense of large-scale behavioural data for eye-drug discovery
2019-03-12

Making sense of large-scale behavioural data for eye-drug discovery

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Dr. Chris Sahley receives Chiscon Award

Dr. Chris Sahley receives Chiscon Award
2019-03-12

Prof. Sahley receives Department’s highest teaching award

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Nancy Pelaez, AAAS Section on Education (Q) Chair-Elect

Nancy Pelaez, AAAS Section on Education (Q) Chair-Elect
2019-03-11

AAAS Election Login Information

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Welcome Janice Evans, Head of Biological Sciences

Welcome Janice Evans, Head of Biological Sciences
2019-02-27

Welcome Dr. Janice Evans, new Head of the Department of Biological Sciences starting March 1, 2019

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Dr. Mattoo Awarded PRF International Travel Grant

Dr. Mattoo Awarded PRF International Travel Grant
2019-02-22

Dr. Seema Mattoo received the 2018-2019 PRF International Travel Grant

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Ali Camara, Mattoo lab, wins CTSI Traineeship

Ali Camara, Mattoo lab, wins CTSI Traineeship
2019-02-22

Ali Camara awarded Pre-Doctoral Traineeship from the NIH/Indiana CTSI

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2019 Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellance Travel Award Recipients

2019 Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellance Travel Award Recipients
2019-02-08

Graduate Students Receive Travel Scholarship

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