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April 13, 2018

Several BCB students took part in the GPSS Conference held April 11 in the Memorial Union at Iowa State.  More information about the conference is below.

April 02, 2018

Toth named 2019 Fulbright Scholar

March 26, 2018

April 02, 2018

Wendel named 2019 Fulbright Scholar

March 26, 2018

March 28, 2018

Two BCB PhD students presented at the 60th Annual Maize Genetics Conference in Palais du Grand Large, Saint-Malo, France which took place March 22 to March 25, 2018.   Gokul Wimalanathan and Keting Chen presented their research and their abstracts are below.

January 20, 2018

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

January 17, 2018

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

December 14, 2017

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.

November 16, 2017

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.

November 09, 2017

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.

October 19, 2017

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

October 13, 2017

Cyclone Career Strategy Workshop Series

What have others learned from this workshop?

October 06, 2017

Gaurav Kandoi, a BCB Ph.D.

October 06, 2017

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

October 06, 2017

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

October 06, 2017

BCB Thesis Seminar

Priyanka Surana

June 15, 2017

 

Membrane trafficking in resistance gene-mediated defense against the barley powdery mildew fungus

 

October 06, 2017

 

BCB Thesis Seminar

Haibo Liu

March 9, 2017

Swine Blood Transcriptomics: Application and Advancement

Home Department: Animal Science

October 02, 2017

Two Iowa State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECpE) faculty were recognized on Sept. 7 at the College of Engineering Convocation.

September 29, 2017

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.

September 22, 2017

Outreach opportunity for BCB students:  Road Less Traveled

August 01, 2017

Welcome to Carolyn Lawrence-Dill, GDCB, as chair of BCB !  Carolyn is featured in a recent Iowa State publication

July 20, 2017

External funding breaks half-billion dollars

Research Funding - 2nd highest year

By Mike Krapfl, ISU News Service

June 26, 2017

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:

May 30, 2017

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.

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