Month: February 2022

MCB Professor Teschke Elected to Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering

The Department would like to congratulate Dr. Carol Teschke for her recent election to the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering  (CASE) The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering was established in 1976 by Special Act of the Connecticut General Assembly to fulfill a need for authoritative and organized technical advice for state government. CASE […]

MCB Student, Varsha Irvathraya ’23, Awarded UConn IDEA Grant

UConn announced the Fall 2021 IDEA (Imagine/Develop/Engage/Apply) grant award winners. Among them are MCB student Varsha Irvathraya ’23,  Molecular and Cell Biology, CLAS. This award will support her summer 2022 project: Exploring the Role of Kctd6 in Regulating the Shh Signaling Pathway.  Varsha will explore the pathways involved in limb development, with a focus on […]

Two MCB Students Profiled in NPSMA Alumni/Graduation Chronicle

Two of UConn MCB’s PSM alumni have been profiled in the National Professional Science Master’s Association’s annual newsletter. Marsenia Harrison Mathis, PSM, Microbial Systems Analysis 2009 and Maria Del Carmen Rosas, PSM, Applied Genomics, 2020 were profiled in the association’s newsletter, The PSM Alumni and Graduation Chronicle, 2021. Marsenia Harrison Mathis, MPH, M.S. Microbial Systems […]