News Articles for 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Emery and Dr. Zhou on their PRF Travel Grants

Congratulations to Dr. Emery and Dr. Zhou on their PRF Travel Grants
2014-12-17

Congratulations to Dr. Emery and Dr. Zhou on their PRF Travel Grants

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Professor Dennis Minchella featured in The Purdue Review

Professor Dennis Minchella featured in The Purdue Review
2014-12-17

Professor Dennis Minchella featured in The Purdue Review

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Congratulations Fall 2014 Graduates - Senior Send Off

Congratulations Fall 2014 Graduates - Senior Send Off
2014-12-16

Congratulations Fall 2014 Graduates - Senior Send Off

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First Year Research Experience Poster Session

First Year Research Experience Poster Session
2014-12-16

First Year Research Experience Poster Session

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Website for life sciences at Purdue debuts

Website for life sciences at Purdue debuts
2014-12-15

Website for life sciences at Purdue debuts

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Professor Gelvin attends the GENIUS meeting in Paris, France

Professor Gelvin attends the GENIUS meeting in Paris, France
2014-12-12

Professor Gelvin attends the GENIUS meeting in Paris, France

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Thumbs Up: C. David Bridges

Thumbs Up: C. David Bridges
2014-12-08

Thumbs Up: C. David Bridges

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A Rubric for Diagnosing Knowledge of Experimental Design

A Rubric for Diagnosing Knowledge of Experimental Design
2014-12-03

A Rubric for Diagnosing Knowledge of Experimental Design

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A new microchip amplifier for patch-clamp electrophysiology of neurons

A new microchip amplifier for patch-clamp electrophysiology of neurons
2014-12-03

A new microchip amplifier for patch-clamp electrophysiology of neurons

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The Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee Meeting

The Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee Meeting
2014-11-26

The Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee Meeting

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Purdue professor elected as fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Purdue professor elected as fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
2014-11-25

Purdue professor elected as fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

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Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Departmental Retreat

Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Departmental Retreat
2014-11-24

Fall 2014 Biological Sciences Departmental Retreat

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Dr. Nancy Pelaez receives Barrows Teacher Award from McMaster University

Dr. Nancy Pelaez receives Barrows Teacher Award from McMaster University
2014-11-21

Dr. Nancy Pelaez receives Barrows Teacher Award from McMaster University

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How to know which computational protein structure model is correct?

How to know which computational protein structure model is correct?
2014-11-20

How to know which computational protein structure model is correct?

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Congratulations to Dr. Chris Staiger on his College of Science Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Chris Staiger on his College of Science Research Award
2014-11-19

Congratulations to Dr. Chris Staiger on his College of Science Research Award

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35th Annual Crown Gall Conference at Purdue University

35th Annual Crown Gall Conference at Purdue University
2014-11-19

35th Annual Crown Gall Conference at Purdue University

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Song type affects hearing sensitivity in sparrows

Song type affects hearing sensitivity in sparrows
2014-11-18

Song type affects hearing sensitivity in sparrows

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Biology professor uses instructional tools to support in-class active learning

Biology professor uses instructional tools to support in-class active learning
2014-11-05

Biology professor uses instructional tools to support in-class active learning

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A new eye tracker for understanding how animals use their eyes

A new eye tracker for understanding how animals use their eyes
2014-11-04

A new eye tracker for understanding how animals use their eyes

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Professor Dukes selected to lead Purdue Climate Change Research Center

Professor Dukes selected to lead Purdue Climate Change Research Center
2014-10-21

Professor Dukes selected to lead Purdue Climate Change Research Center

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2014 Outstanding Alumni Event

2014 Outstanding Alumni Event
2014-10-17

2014 Outstanding Alumni Event

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Nicole Biddinger is among 5 students who are moving the world forward with their Purdue education.

Nicole Biddinger is among 5 students who are moving the world forward with their Purdue education.
2014-10-14

Nicole Biddinger is among 5 students who are moving the world forward with their Purdue education.

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Fat molecules influence form and function of key photosynthesis protein

Fat molecules influence form and function of key photosynthesis protein
2014-09-30

Fat molecules influence form and function of key photosynthesis protein

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Researchers uncover structure of enzyme that makes plant cellulose

Researchers uncover structure of enzyme that makes plant cellulose
2014-09-25

Researchers uncover structure of enzyme that makes plant cellulose

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Dr. Pelaez Receives Fulbright Award

Dr. Pelaez Receives Fulbright Award
2014-09-24

Dr. Pelaez Receives Fulbright Award

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Science on Tap talk to focus on deceptive characteristics of coronaviruses

Science on Tap talk to focus on deceptive characteristics of coronaviruses
2014-09-19

Science on Tap talk to focus on deceptive characteristics of coronaviruses

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How much a host moves can affect disease severity

How much a host moves can affect disease severity
2014-09-12

How much a host moves can affect disease severity

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Discovery Park dedication to celebrate opening of Drug Discovery, Bindley Multidisciplinary Cancer Research facilities

Discovery Park dedication to celebrate opening of Drug Discovery, Bindley Multidisciplinary Cancer Research facilities
2014-09-03

Discovery Park dedication to celebrate opening of Drug Discovery, Bindley Multidisciplinary Cancer Research facilities

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Bio soph gets minor planet named after her

Bio soph gets minor planet named after her
2014-08-05

Bio soph gets minor planet named after her

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Sanyal, Hale and Sirohi awarded Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellence Travel Scholarship

Sanyal, Hale and Sirohi awarded Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellence Travel Scholarship
2014-08-01

Sanyal, Hale and Sirohi awarded Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellence Travel Scholarship

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Something known to cut is doing the jointing job

Something known to cut is doing the jointing job
2014-07-11

Something known to cut is doing the jointing job

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A Fatty Sandwich in the Membrane

A Fatty Sandwich in the Membrane
2014-07-11

A Fatty Sandwich in the Membrane

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Prahatha Venkatraman received a scholarship to participate in the neurobiology course

Prahatha Venkatraman received a scholarship to participate in the neurobiology course
2014-07-01

Prahatha Venkatraman received a scholarship to participate in the neurobiology course

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Can you go both ways?

Can you go both ways?
2014-06-27

Can you go both ways?

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How important is a Very Important Protein?

How important is a Very Important Protein?
2014-06-26

How important is a Very Important Protein?

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Discovery Park center awarded $12 million DOE grant to advance research for converting plant biomass into liquid hydrocarbon fuels

Discovery Park center awarded $12 million DOE grant to advance research for converting plant biomass into liquid hydrocarbon fuels
2014-06-23

Discovery Park center awarded $12 million DOE grant to advance research for converting plant biomass into liquid hydrocarbon fuels

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Reactive Oxygen Species are Not All Bad for Plants Either

Reactive Oxygen Species are Not All Bad for Plants Either
2014-06-20

Reactive Oxygen Species are Not All Bad for Plants Either

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Team USA selected by Center for Excellence in Education at Purdue event to compete at International Biology Olympiad

Team USA selected by Center for Excellence in Education at Purdue event to compete at International Biology Olympiad
2014-06-16

Team USA selected by Center for Excellence in Education at Purdue event to compete at International Biology Olympiad

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Professor Jeff Dukes recently organized INTERFACE meeting in Beijing

Professor Jeff Dukes recently organized INTERFACE meeting in Beijing
2014-06-16

Professor Jeff Dukes recently organized INTERFACE meeting in Beijing

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Purdue researchers shut down a SARS cloaking system; findings could pave the way to vaccines for SARS virus, MERS

Purdue researchers shut down a SARS cloaking system; findings could pave the way to vaccines for SARS virus, MERS
2014-06-04

Purdue researchers shut down a SARS cloaking system; findings could pave the way to vaccines for SARS virus, MERS

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Biological Science Maintenance Crew Renovates Watson's Crick

Biological Science Maintenance Crew Renovates Watson's Crick
2014-06-03

Biological Science Maintenance Crew Renovates Watson's Crick

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High school students selected to participate in 12th USA Biology Olympiad finals at Purdue

High school students selected to participate in 12th USA Biology Olympiad finals at Purdue
2014-05-27

High school students selected to participate in 12th USA Biology Olympiad finals at Purdue

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Reactive Oxygen Species: Not only bad for neurons

Reactive Oxygen Species: Not only bad for neurons
2014-05-19

Reactive Oxygen Species: Not only bad for neurons

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Dr. Gribskov joins NIH/NIAID Systems Biology Program Steering Committee

Dr. Gribskov joins NIH/NIAID Systems Biology Program Steering Committee
2014-05-14

Dr. Gribskov joins NIH/NIAID Systems Biology Program Steering Committee

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Purdue MERS experts working on way to block dangerous virus

Purdue MERS experts working on way to block dangerous virus
2014-05-05

Purdue MERS experts working on way to block dangerous virus

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Commencement speaker for the College of Science knows how to be successful

Commencement speaker for the College of Science knows how to be successful
2014-05-02

Commencement speaker for the College of Science knows how to be successful

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Bio student creates a 'Capitol' research poster

Bio student creates a 'Capitol' research poster
2014-04-25

Bio student creates a 'Capitol' research poster

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Biology alum Ianthe 'Cookie' Bryant-Gawthrop's Purdue Profile

Biology alum Ianthe 'Cookie' Bryant-Gawthrop's Purdue Profile
2014-04-23

Biology alum Ianthe 'Cookie' Bryant-Gawthrop's Purdue Profile

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2014 Departmental Awards Program

2014 Departmental Awards Program
2014-04-22

2014 Departmental Awards Program

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Parasites change life history of snails

Parasites change life history of snails
2014-04-22

Parasites change life history of snails

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2014 Biological Sciences Distinguished Alumni - Dr. Ronald Breaker

2014 Biological Sciences Distinguished Alumni - Dr. Ronald Breaker
2014-04-21

2014 Biological Sciences Distinguished Alumni - Dr. Ronald Breaker

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The Department of Biological Sciences welcomes new Director of Development, Jimmy Parker

The Department of Biological Sciences welcomes new Director of Development, Jimmy Parker
2014-04-10

The Department of Biological Sciences welcomes new Director of Development, Jimmy Parker

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Drs. Morry and Maria Levy receive College of Engineering Faculty Awards of Excellence

Drs. Morry and Maria Levy receive College of Engineering Faculty Awards of Excellence
2014-04-10

Drs. Morry and Maria Levy receive College of Engineering Faculty Awards of Excellence

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Purdue trustees approve faculty promotions

Purdue trustees approve faculty promotions
2014-04-09

Purdue trustees approve faculty promotions

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The Spring 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee recently visited the department

The Spring 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee recently visited the department
2014-04-08

The Spring 2014 Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Committee recently visited the department

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Caleb Waddell is among 5 Students Who are looking to use a Purdue education to move the world forward

Caleb Waddell is among 5 Students Who are looking to use a Purdue education to move the world forward
2014-04-01

Caleb Waddell is among 5 Students Who are looking to use a Purdue education to move the world forward

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Dr. Eichinger named Murphy Award winner

Dr. Eichinger named Murphy Award winner
2014-03-26

Dr. Eichinger named Murphy Award winner

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Dr. Nancy Emery chosen as College of Science Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Teaching by an Assistant Professor

Dr. Nancy Emery chosen as College of Science Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Teaching by an Assistant Professor
2014-03-19

Dr. Nancy Emery chosen as College of Science Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Teaching by an Assistant Professor

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Gene swapping: Hosts and parasites share more than food

Gene swapping: Hosts and parasites share more than food
2014-03-17

Gene swapping: Hosts and parasites share more than food

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Dr. Christopher Staiger awarded the distinction of Fellow from the American Society of Plant Biologists

Dr. Christopher Staiger awarded the distinction of Fellow from the American Society of Plant Biologists
2014-03-14

Dr. Christopher Staiger awarded the distinction of Fellow from the American Society of Plant Biologists

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Caleb Trujillo is among 5 Students Who are looking  to use a Purdue education to move the world forward

Caleb Trujillo is among 5 Students Who are looking to use a Purdue education to move the world forward
2014-03-05

Caleb Trujillo is among 5 Students Who are looking to use a Purdue education to move the world forward

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Gene identified by Purdue scientists may ease the genetic modification of plants

Gene identified by Purdue scientists may ease the genetic modification of plants
2014-03-05

Gene identified by Purdue scientists may ease the genetic modification of plants

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Dr. Andrew Mesecar a 2014 recipient of the Lafayette Lions Club Award for outstanding achievements in Cancer research

Dr. Andrew Mesecar a 2014 recipient of the Lafayette Lions Club Award for outstanding achievements in Cancer research
2014-03-04

Dr. Andrew Mesecar a 2014 recipient of the Lafayette Lions Club Award for outstanding achievements in Cancer research

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Our Department's 2013-14 College of Science Faculty/Staff Awardees Recognized Today

Our Department's 2013-14 College of Science Faculty/Staff Awardees Recognized Today
2014-02-20

Our Department's 2013-14 College of Science Faculty/Staff Awardees Recognized Today

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Love bites: midges and bats attack frogs while they are trying to attract a mate

Love bites: midges and bats attack frogs while they are trying to attract a mate
2014-02-19

Love bites: midges and bats attack frogs while they are trying to attract a mate

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Decoding Dengue and West Nile: U-M researchers take steps toward control of growing public health problems

Decoding Dengue and West Nile: U-M researchers take steps toward control of growing public health problems
2014-02-10

Decoding Dengue and West Nile: U-M researchers take steps toward control of growing public health problems

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My eyespots are up here: Expert says peacocks' legs, lower feathers and dance attract most attention during courtship

My eyespots are up here: Expert says peacocks' legs, lower feathers and dance attract most attention during courtship
2014-02-07

My eyespots are up here: Expert says peacocks' legs, lower feathers and dance attract most attention during courtship

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Findings point to potential treatment for virus causing childhood illnesses

Findings point to potential treatment for virus causing childhood illnesses
2014-01-30

Findings point to potential treatment for virus causing childhood illnesses

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