Majors & Minors
Biology is one of the most popular undergraduate programs at Rochester.
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- November 17, 3:00 p.m.
Dr. Kristen Covino
“Hormonal mechanisms of breeding development in migrating songbirds”Hutchison 316
- November 20, 12:00 p.m.
Dr. Ilya Ruvinsky
“Social signals that regulate physiology, development, and aging”Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium
- November 27, 12:00 p.m.
Dr. Rodrigo Fernandez-Gonzalez
“Embryonic wound repair: cellular and molecular dynamics at the leading edge”Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium
October 17, 2017
Established in 1997, the award recognizes distinctive teaching accomplishments of faculty in Arts, S ...
October 9, 2017
On October 9, 2017 the Department of Biology held our annual Fall Retreat at the gorgeous Bristol Ha ...
October 5, 2017
“Fruit flies can reveal a lot about genetics, disease progression, addiction, crop parasites, ...
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I am currently studying evolutionary constraint in the microbes present in vineyards. For thousands of years, humans have been using the fermentative capacity of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (brewer’s yeast) to produce wine and other alcoholic beverages... Read more >
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