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Commencement 2015

Commencement-Reunion weekend culminates in the conferral of graduate, medical, and undergraduate degrees on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Read more

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Nobel laureates, scholars to deliver lectures on the future of computation

Tapeworm drug could treat MRSA

Findings broaden understanding of COPD

Scott P. Bruder, MD, PhD ’84 receives AIMBE’s highest honor

Gold helps focus radiation on cancer cells

Match Day 2015

Q & A: Athena Poppas, MD

Scientists develop model for paleontology

3.5-million grant will leverage data science to boost HIV care

Blocking protein reduces cancer spread in mice

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Research Grants and Publications

Heather Leslie, PhD

Department Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

A study led by Heather Leslie, the Peggy and Henry D. Sharpe Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, applies a "social-ecological systems" framework to examine the sustainability of fisheries in the Mexican state of Baja California Sur.

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Karla Kaun, PhD

Department of Neuroscience

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Karla Kaun will apply a new $300,000 grant to study the neuroscience of alcohol intoxication.

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Richard Bennett, PhD

Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

A new study co-authored by Associate Professor of Biology Richard Bennett zeroes in on an enzyme that may damage bats in white nose syndrome, a fungal disease that has killed 6 million bats in North America.

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BioMed Publications


Nicholas Bellono, a graduate student in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology, has been honored with a 2015 Joukowsky Family Foundation Outstanding Dissertation Award for his thesis, "Ionic Signaling in Pigmentation." Bellano will receive his doctoral degree on May 24.
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