Attention current graduate students: The 21st Biochemistry and Biophysics Research Competition will be held February 22nd as part of our annual graduate recruiting weekend! This is a chance to show off your cool results, practice your presentation skills, and win cash prizes: First place: $500 Second place $300 Third place $200 Students MUST submit an abstract for… Read More →
Work from the Devarenne and Holzenburg labs is highlighted on the cover of this month’s issue of Eukaryotic Cell. Weiss et al used quick-freeze deep-etch electron microscopy to localize liquid hydrocarbon sequestration in a biofuels algae, Botryococcus braunii. This work suggests ways to engineer the algae to secrete their hydrocarbons directly into the medium, improving… Read More →
Brian Noland (PhD Biochemistry and Biophysics 2001) has started a clever Kickstarter project to use iPhones as personal mobile laboratories:
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Prof Vytas Bankaitis, the subject of this 2009 profile in Biotechniques has joined the faculty at Texas A&M. Dr. Bankaitis is a new professor in the College of Medicine and is a joint member in our department.
Today’s speaker: Jeff Chen who is speaking on “Circadian and Small RNA regulation in plant hybrids and polyploids” is one of the BGA-invited seminar speakers.
Fall 2012: Our very own Katherine Park was chosen as one of 10 University Scholars for the class of 2015! Congratulations Katie! You can read more about the program here.