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Susan Karcher Legacy

Susan Karcher Legacy
2017-01-17

Susan Karcher Legacy

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New findings detail structure of immature Zika virus

New findings detail structure of immature Zika virus
2017-01-10

New findings detail structure of immature Zika virus

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Discovery made by the Luo Lab selected as a “Signaling Breakthrough” of 2016

Discovery made by the Luo Lab selected as a “Signaling Breakthrough” of 2016
2017-01-09

Discovery made by the Luo Lab selected as a “Signaling Breakthrough” of 2016

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MIST1, PTF1, and XBP1 Link Secretion and Stress as both Transcriptional Targets and Regulators

MIST1, PTF1, and XBP1 Link Secretion and Stress as both Transcriptional Targets and Regulators
2016-12-20

MIST1, PTF1, and XBP1 Link Secretion and Stress as both Transcriptional Targets and Regulators, David Hess.

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Collective animal behavior models revisited

Collective animal behavior models revisited
2016-12-19

Biologists and engineers have been interested in collective animal behavior for decades, because establishing the rules animals use to coordinate their behavior with group mates can have multiple applied applications.

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Gelvin laboratory publishes work

Gelvin laboratory publishes work
2016-12-15

Gelvin laboratory publishes work

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Professor Gelvin wins JSPS Fellowship

Professor Gelvin wins JSPS Fellowship
2016-12-15

Professor Gelvin wins JSPS Fellowship

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Dr. Michael Rossmann received the Sackler International prize in Biophysics for 2016

Dr. Michael Rossmann received the Sackler International prize in Biophysics for 2016
2016-12-14

Prof. M. G. Rossmann was honored as a Laureate recipient of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Biophysics for 2016 on December 13th, 2016, at Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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Suter Group presents research at ASCB Meeting in San Francisco

Suter Group presents research at ASCB Meeting in San Francisco
2016-12-13

Haley Roeder, a graduate student in the lab of Daniel Suter, was invited to give a short talk about her research at the annual meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) in San Francisco.

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Professor Gelvin attends Paris GENIUS meeting

Professor Gelvin attends Paris GENIUS meeting
2016-11-28

Stanton Gelvin participated in a Scientific Advisory Board meeting for the GENIUS project in Paris, France.

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Sue Karcher Retirement Celebration

Sue Karcher Retirement Celebration
2016-11-22

Sue Karcher retired from Purdue after 35 years of service in the Department of Biological Sciences, she will be missed.

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Purdue professors elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Purdue professors elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
2016-11-22

Several professors have been awarded the distinction of fellow from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society.

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Devika Sirohi from Dr. Kuhn's Lab to Serve as a 2017 Trainee Councilor

Devika Sirohi from Dr. Kuhn's Lab to Serve as a 2017 Trainee Councilor
2016-11-18

Devika Sirohi was invited to serve as the 2017 Trainee Councilor for the American Committee on Arthropod-Borne Viruses a division of the American Society for Tropical Medicine & Hygiene.

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Fish eyes: modeling genetic mutations behind ocular disease

Fish eyes: modeling genetic mutations behind ocular disease
2016-11-14

Using zebrafish as a model, Dr Yuk Fai Leung studies the gene networks behind ocular diseases.

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Impact of Drought on Disease using a Human Parasite System

Impact of Drought on Disease using a Human Parasite System
2016-11-10

Alyssa Gleichsner, an EEB graduate student, Jessica Cleveland, a recent Purdue undergraduate, and Dennis Minchella published a study in the journal Evolution which investigates the impact of drought on disease using a human-parasite system.

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Gelvin laboratory attends the 37th Crown Gall Conference

Gelvin laboratory attends the 37th Crown Gall Conference
2016-11-10

Professor Gelvin and laboratory members Dr. Lan-Ying Lee, Rachelle Lapham, and Ashok Govindan attended the 37th Annual Crown Gall Conference at Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

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Fall 2016 Building Momentum for Biological Sciences at Purdue – BSAAC

Fall 2016 Building Momentum for Biological Sciences at Purdue – BSAAC
2016-11-04

The Biological Sciences Advisory Committee met today with the Biology Leadership Team to discuss "Building Momentum for Biological Sciences at Purdue".

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Dr. Ed Bartlett Named University Faculty Scholar

Dr. Ed Bartlett Named University Faculty Scholar
2016-10-27

Dr. Ed Bartlett has been named an University Faculty Scholar effective July 1, 2017.

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Dr. Ximena E Bernal’s Paper is Posted on the Cover of Biotropica

Dr. Ximena E Bernal’s Paper is Posted on the Cover of Biotropica
2016-10-24

Dr. Ximena E Bernal's paper "Pyrazine emission by a tropical firefly: an example of chemical aposematism?" is on the cover of Biotropica.

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Professor Morris (Morry) Levy – Playground Named in His Honor

Professor Morris (Morry) Levy – Playground Named in His Honor
2016-10-18

A playground was named in honor of Morris (Morry) Levy on October 14th.

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