Alicia Carriquiry, Distinguished Professor of statistics, and a BCB faculty member, received a 2017 Women of Innovation Award for research innovation and leadership from the Technology Association of Iowa. Winners were selected based on their professional experience, history of innovation, ability to think creatively and solve problems, and demonstration of leadership.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering emeritus Peter Reilly will be held on Saturday, Nov. 11 (11 a.m., St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 2210 Lincoln Way). A visitation will be held Nov. 10 (4-6 p.m., also at the church). Reilly died Nov. 2 of cancer at age 78. He was a member of the chemical engineering faculty from 1974 until his retirement in 2014.
Michael Zeller, a BCB student, working with Phillip Gauger, VDPAM, and Amy Vincent, USDA, has won the Oral Presentation award at a national conference, AAVLD, the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians. The conference was held in San Diego in mid-October.
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Gaurav Kandoi, a BCB Ph.D. candidate in Julie Dickerson’s lab will be presenting a paper at a November 13-16 conference in Kansas City, Missouri. The paper is entitled, “Differential alternative splicing patterns with differential expression to computationally extract plant molecular pathways”.
The conference is the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, and Gaurav will present at one of the workshops associated with the conference entitled The 8th Integrative Data Analysis in Systems Biology.