Biology Graduate Research Seminar Series

Posted On February 21, 2017
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Please join us for the Biology Graduate Research Seminar on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 10:30am in room 200 Langdale Hall.  The seminar speaker is Dr. Desiree Wanders  from the Department of  Nutrition at Georgia State University. The title of the talk is: “Metabolic Benefits of Dietary Methionine Restriction”.

Dr. Hang Shi will serve as host.

There will be a luncheon after the seminar at noon in room 403… more »


Dr. Yuan Liu publication featured on PNAS

Posted On August 29, 2016
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Dr. Liu’s lab has a significant publication which will be featured on PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences), online on 8/30/16 at 3pm.

The article is entitled “Cd47-Sirpα interaction and IL-10 constrain inflammation-induced macrophage phagocytosis of healthy self-cells”. The paper describes for the first time how macrophages can be induced (directly) to phagocytose healthy/viable… more »

Eilertson Honored By Arts and Sciences

Posted On April 19, 2016
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The Biology Department is pleased to announce that its very own Dr. Carmen Eilertson was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Award in the College of Arts and Sciences. Nominations were collected from faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Congratulations on a job outstandingly done!

Frontiers in Biotechnology 2016

Posted On November 3, 2015
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Frontiers in Biotechnology is a Maymester course being offered this summer in Chengdu, China. It is sponsored by the Biology Department and will take place May 10 – 25, 2016 at Southwest Jiaotong University. This course will examine bioconversion and synthetic biology. The application deadline is February 2, 2016 and space is limited. For… more »