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Expanding our education mission to various demographics of the greater Rochester community

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Department of Biology Fall Retreat, October 17-18, 2016

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Majors & Minors

Biology is one of the most popular undergraduate programs at Rochester.

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Graduate Studies

Our graduate program is designed to foster advanced biological research.

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We unify the academic and research strengths of the University and its Medical Center.

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  • July 31, 12:00 p.m.
    Dr. Katherine Schaefer

    Supporting the Science Student in 'Writing Up Research'

    Hutchison Hall, Room 473
  • August 21, 12:00 p.m.
    Dr. Anusha Naganathan

    The role of ribosome biogenesis factor, KsgA in quality control of rRNA in E.coli

    Hutchison 473
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Tyler Wilson

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The Bergstralh Lab

In the Bergstralh lab, we study epithelial tissue morphology during development in Drosophila. Specifically, I study a process known as cell reintegration and its possible implications on cancer development... Read more >

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