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Student blends engineering, biology

Student blends engineering, biology

Published Jun 10, 2015

Binghamton undergraduate Rebecca Irwin took on a multidisciplinary project to learn more about what makes biofilms grow. Read more

Binghamton senior wins NSF fellowship

Binghamton senior wins NSF fellowship

Published May 7, 2015

“If you want to learn how a Ferrari works,” says biologist Ray Futia, “you start by looking at the engine of a lawn mower. Yeast is our lawn mower.” Read more

Student research paves way to med school

Student research paves way to med school

Published Apr 29, 2015

Senior Alice Cheung participated in studies with Binghamton anthropologists and biologists during her undergraduate career. Read more

Biologist targets dormant bacteria

Biologist targets dormant bacteria

Published Jun 16, 2014

Research conducted by biofilms expert Claudia Marques and her Binghamton colleagues may show a new way to treat recurring infections. Read more

Decker Foundation gift helps establish lab

Decker Foundation gift helps establish lab

Published Apr 29, 2014

A gift from the Decker Foundation will enable Binghamton experts to conduct research that will improve health outcomes for patients with conditions ranging from ear infections to cancer. Read more

Mitochondrial mix-up

Mitochondrial mix-up

Published Sep 3, 2013

Heather Fiumera’s experiments with yeast genetics may yield new treatments for people with metabolic disorders. Read more

Could alpacas help cure human diseases?

Could alpacas help cure human diseases?

Published Jul 1, 2013

Binghamton researcher Andrew Merriwether, a biologist, anthropologist and alpaca farmer, tells Fox 40 TV that studying alpaca genes may also help humans. Read more