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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.

BSI receives funding from CDC in fight against Zika virus


The Biomolecular Sciences Institute (BSI) has received funding from the the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Florida Department of Health to combat the Zika virus.

Upcoming Events

Blocking Mitochondrial Fission as Potential Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

03/07/2017 12:00 PM

Dr. Kim Tieu, Professor, Department of Environmental & Occupational Health, will host a lecture.

Mechanisms of R-loop dependent CAG repeat fragility and instability

03/24/2017 11:00 AM

Dr. Catherine Freudenreich from Tufts University 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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