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FIU awards first Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences


Congratulations to Alexandra Rodzinski, and her mentors, BSI professors Drs. Sakhrat Khizroev, Alexander Agoulnik, and Jeremy Chambers on this milestone accomplishment!

10M Zika research fund awarded to universities in Florida


Dr. Matthew DeGennaro talks about how the $10M funded by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for Zika will make an impact.

TEDxFIU talks now online, featuring Dr. Matthew DeGennaro


Dr. DeGennaro is determined to stop the world’s deadliest animal. Accounting for as many as 725,000 deaths worldwide every year, mosquitoes transmit a variety of infectious diseases including malaria, dengue fever, yellow fever, West Nile virus and Zika.

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Different mechanisms for lesion bypass by translesion DNA polymerases

02/03/2017 11:00 AM

Dr. Wei Yang from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH 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.

GenomeSolver Workshop

06/05/2017 09:00 AM

GenomeSolver Workshop

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