The ISG was founded to facilitate and expand genomic research at UConn and has recently celebrated its 5th year at a symposium which featured, among other renown genomicists, Eric Greene, Director of the National Human Genome Research Institute as the keynote speaker. Dr. O’Neill is a genomicist studying how genomes of diverse organisms maintain their stability. Her work includes genome assemblies and an interest in genome evolution. Over the next three years as Director, Dr. O’Neill will complete an external review of the ISG, facilitate successful, collaborative research among its members, and support the expanding faculty working in the realm of genomics.
Exciting opportunities offered through the MCB Professional Science Master’s (PSM) program Winter Session 2018. Continue reading
Ken will be recognized, along with the other award recipients, at the Excellence in Public Engagement Reception on Tuesday, November 14th.
Aguilera was selected to work in the lab of assistant professor Mallika Ghosh in the Center for Vascular Biology at UConn Health, where he studied the protein enzyme CD13 and its effects on the formation of tunneling nanotubes (TNTs), Continue reading
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ASM recognizes contributions toward the full participation and advancement of women in microbiology. This award was established by the ASM’s Committee on the Status of Women in Microbiology, and is given in memory of Alice C. Evans, the first woman to be elected ASM President in 1928. Continue reading