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Biology is one of the most popular undergraduate programs at Rochester.
Our graduate program is designed to foster advanced biological research.
We unify the academic and research strengths of the University and its Medical Center.
- November 16, 3 p.m.
Dr. Nicole Mideo
“The evolutionary ecology of disease transmission, a parasite’s perspective”Hutchison 316
- November 19, Noon
Dr. Jared Nordman
“Developmental control of DNA replication and gene copy number in Drosophila”Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium
- November 26, Noon
Dr. Vishwa Dixit
"Immunometabolic checkpoints of aging"Hutchison Hall, Lander Auditorium
Jennifer Brisson and Patrick Oakes Recipients of the National Science Foundation’s Most Prestigious Recognition for Junior Faculty Members: the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award
September 4, 2018
Eight University of Rochester researchers are among the latest recipients of the National Science Fo ...
August 21, 2018
On August 21, 2018 the Department of Biology held our annual Department Retreat at the Glen Iris Inn ...
August 17, 2018
Bacteria cause many serious illnesses, from food poisoning to pneumonia. The challenge for scientist ...
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I work in the Samuelson Lab, where we study aging and longevity in C.elegans. I’m personally researching SUMOylation modification of transcription factors with respect to aging through the heat shock response pathway... Read more >
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