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TEDxFIU: Mutant mosquitoes hold key to life-saving perfume


During the 2016's TEDxFIU Dr. Matthew DeGennaro spoke about his research to fight Zika. Click on the link above to watch his talk.

BSI Director Selected to Serve on NIH Review Panel


Dr. Yuk-Ching Tse-Dinh has been appointed to serve on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Partnerships for Countermeasures Against Select Pathogens Therapeutics, Immunotherapeutics, and Vaccines review panel.

Miami Herald: FIU receives $3.4 million in state and federal funding for Zika research


This award gives scientists from the College of Arts, Sciences & Education the ability to focus on projects that will halt or reduce the transmission and impact of Zika. The Biomolecular Sciences Institute will receive $1.4M from the CDC and the Florida Department of Health to research the spread of Zika and other mosquito-borne illnesses, and will be led by Dr. Matthew DeGennaro.

Upcoming Events

How Genotypes Shape Phenotypes: Insights from the Transcription Factor MITF

03/28/2017 11:30 AM

Dr. Heinz Arnheiter from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke will give a talk.

Goodwin Biotechnology will host a lecture

04/11/2017 11:00 AM

Goodwin Biotechnology will host a lecture.

New Developments in Mass Spectrometry-based Metabolomics

04/21/2017 11:00 AM

Dr. Facundo Fernandez from Georgia Tech University will host a lecture.

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