The EPA recently awarded $760,000 to Iowa State Researchers to study blue-green algae, known as cyanobacteria, a microscopic organism that lives in lakes and streams, usually in low numbers. Cyanobacteria has the ability to produce toxic byproducts, and can grow quickly and form blooms that
The BCB Graduate Student Organization (BCBGSO) will once again participate in the Girl's in Science event in Des Moines on February 10th: http://www.sciowa.org/engage/girls-in-science/ . BCB students have been participating in thi
Iowa State University Animal Science Researcher Honored for Genetic Discoveries
AMES, Iowa — An Iowa State University animal geneticist was honored today for discoveries in swine genetics that have saved pork producers and processors money and increased meat quality for consumers.
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.
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.
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
Cyclone Career Strategy Workshop Series
What have others learned from this workshop?
Gaurav Kandoi, a BCB Ph.D.
Ruolin Liu presented his dissertation research entitled "Transcript assembly, quantification and differential alternative splicing detection from RNA-Seq" at a BCB Seminar on August 7, 2017. Ruolin's home department is Electrical and Computer Engineering. His Major professors are Juli
Jennifer Chang presented her research at a BCB Seminar on June 26, 2017 entitled, "Developing an integrated system for biological network exploration". Jennifer's home department is Genetics, Development and Cell Biology (GDCB) and her Major Professors are Patrick
BCB Thesis Seminar
June 15, 2017
Membrane trafficking in resistance gene-mediated defense against the barley powdery mildew fungus
BCB Thesis Seminar
March 9, 2017
Swine Blood Transcriptomics: Application and Advancement
Home Department: Animal Science
Two Iowa State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECpE) faculty were recognized on Sept. 7 at the College of Engineering Convocation.
BCB Faculty Excellence Recognized
More than 50 ISU faculty and staff were honored during an annual awards ceremony on Monday, Sept. 25, in ISU's Memorial Union Great Hall.
Outreach opportunity for BCB students: Road Less Traveled
Computational Protein Design Scientist
Welcome to Carolyn Lawrence-Dill, GDCB, as chair of BCB ! Carolyn is featured in a recent Iowa State publication
External funding breaks half-billion dollars
Research Funding - 2nd highest year
By Mike Krapfl, ISU News Service
BCB has admitted several new faculty to BCB faculty membership in the recent past. Find all faculty for the BCB program on the people page. These three faculty were most recently admitted to BCB faculty membership:
Jim Reecy, professor of animal science and director of the office of biotechnology, and a BCB faculty member, has been named an associate vice president for research in the office of the vice president for research (OVPR), effective June 1.
A total of eight students will be joining BCB this fall to pursue their PhD degrees. Here are three students who will be joining from overseas:
The Center for Communication Excellence of the Graduate College provides graduate students with advanced writing support, resources, and development opportunities.