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Sep 22 2016 | HHMI | Posted In: Awards, Research, Faculty
Professor Jan Skotheim has been selected as one of 84 Faculty Scholars by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  The HHMI-Simons Faculty Scholar award recognizes early-career scientists who have great potential to make unique...
Sep 6 2016 | Inside Science | Posted In: Research, Faculty
In the course of a 17-year experiment on more than 1 million plants, Department of Biology scientists put future global warming to a real world test — growing California flowers and grasslands with extra heat, carbon dioxide and nitrogen to mimic a not-so-distant, hotter future.
Aug 19 2016 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Research, Faculty
By using modern techniques to study how proteins are directed to various areas within a cell, Biology Professor Judith Frydman and colleagues are revising the fundamental understanding of cellular mechanisms. The work could impact future drug designs. The study was recently published in Nature;...
Aug 15 2016 | Office of Naval Research | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Biology Assistant Professor Jeremy received a  2016 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Reserch. The Young Investigator Program seeks to identify and support academic scientists and engineers who are in their first or second full-time tenure-track academic appointment and who show...
Aug 12 2016 | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Biology Professor Marcus Feldman received the Lifetime Achievement Award from his alma mater, the University of Western Australia.  Professor Feldman was presented with the award at a celebration event held on August 12, 2016.