Please join us for the Biology Graduate Research Seminar on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 10:30 am in 200 Langdale. The seminar speaker is Dr. Steve Fliesler, from University at Buffalo. The title of the seminar is “Cholesterol in the Retina: Twists and Turns of Biology and Pathobiology“. There will be a luncheon after the seminar at noon… more »
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 »
Dr. Paul Ulrich was awarded the 2016 University Faculty Award for Undergraduate Research. Read the full story on Dr. Ulrich and his amazing accomplishments here. Congratulations, Dr. Ulrich!
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!
This series, sponsored by the interdisciplinary Molecular Basis of Disease area of focus, will take place on March 10 – 11, 2016 at both the Petit Science Center and Emory School of Medicine. To see a full schedule of events, visit the MBD Events page. To register for this event, visit the registration… more »
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 »
The Biology Department lost one of it’s own last month after a long illness. Read about his impact on the department and his students.
Drs. Ritu Aneja and Charlie Benson were both recently recognized for their contributions and dedication to research. Read about not only their accomplishments but that of others in the department on the Awards & Honors page.