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Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat Features Cross-Disciplinary Research

By Amanda Biederman OHIO students and faculty recently convened to discuss the latest research in molecular biology at the annual Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB) retreat. The event was organized by MCB program director and Environmental & Plant Biology professor Dr. Sarah Wyatt and featured a keynote lecture by a keynote lecture by University of […]

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Posted on 12/05/2018

OHIO Cancer Researchers Discuss Work at Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat

By Amanda Biederman  OHIO students and faculty members convened last month to share their research at the annual Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB) retreat. The event, which included a series of faculty and student talks as well as a poster session, spanned a variety of disciplines including biochemistry, molecular biology and […]

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Posted on 12/05/2018

MCB 7410 Seminar | CAR T Cells: An Adoptive Cell Therapy, April 3

Christian Showalter,portraitThe Molecular and Cellular Biology graduate program presents an MCB 7410 Seminar featuring Christian Showalter discussing “CAR T Cells: An Adoptive Cell Therapy” on Tuesday, April 3, at 4:35 p.m. in Porter 105. Showalter is a graduate student in Biological Sciences. Refreshments are provided. Abstract: T cells function as the […]

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Posted on 04/01/2018

Dissertation Defense | Ashley Patton on Very Early Development of High Fat Diet-Induced Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, March 7

Ashley PattonBiological Sciences graduate student Ashley Patton defends her dissertation on Wednesday, March 7, at 1 p.m. in ARC 340. Patton is in the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology. Her dissertation is titled “Characterization of the very early development of high fat diet-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) […]

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Posted on 03/01/2018

Appalachian Regional Cell Conference, Dec. 2

Dr. Dana Brantley-Sieders (left) and a mammary gland whole mount (right). Photos provided by Dr. Brantley-Sieders  The Appalachian Regional Cell Conference is open to all Biomedical, Cellular and Molecular Biology students, faculty and staff on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Nelson Commons main reception area. The registration deadline is Nov. 21. For more information, visit the conference website or […]

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Posted on 12/01/2017

MCB 7410 Seminar | Use of Network Medicine to Predict Molecular Signatures of Ovarian Diseases, Dec. 5

David CottrillThe Molecular and Cellular Biology graduate program presents an MCB 7410 Seminar featuring David Cottrill discussing “The Use of Network Medicine to Predict Molecular Signatures of Ovarian Diseases” on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 4:35 p.m. in Porter 104. Refreshments are provided. Cottrill is a graduate student in Biological Sciences. Abstract: […]

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Posted on 12/01/2017

MCB 7410 Seminar | Revealing the Novel Biomarkers in Exosomal Proteome of Age-related Macular Degeneration, Nov. 7

The MCB 7410 Seminar features Quyen (Jason) Luong discussing “Revealing the Novel Biomarkers in Exosomal Proteome of Age-related Macular Degeneration” on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 4:35 p.m. in Porter 104. Luong is a graduate student in Biological Sciences Department and the Molecular and Cellular Biology program. Refreshments are provided. Abstract: […]

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Posted on 11/01/2017

Scientific Writing Class Grad Students Present Research

Scientific Writing poster session in Porter Hall, with students pointing at posters on both sides of hallway,  The Scientific Writing Class had its annual poster session on Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 9:15 – 10 a.m. in the fourth floor hallway of Porter Hall. PBIO 5180 Writing in the Life Sciences provides graduate students in the sciences with opportunities to practice and master skills needed for successful […]

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Posted on 11/01/2017

MCB 7410 Seminar | Evolutionary Analysis of Essential Genes in Arabidopsis, Oct. 31

The MCB 7410 Seminar presents Yuan Zhang discussing “From Genotype to Phenotype: Evolutionary Analysis of Essential Genes in Arabidopsis” on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 4:35 p.m. in Porter 104. Zhang is a graduate student in Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University. Refreshments are provided! Abstract: Large-scale functional genomics datasets […]

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Posted on 10/01/2017

MCB 7410 Seminar | Antibiotic Perturbation of Murine Gut Microbiome Enhances Adiposity, Insulin Resistance, Liver Disease Associated with High-Fat Diet, April 18

The MCB 7410 Seminar features Samantha Shaw and Ashley Patton on Tuesday, April 18, at 4:35 p.m. in Porter 104. Their presentation topic is “Antibiotic perturbation of the murine gut microbiome enhances the adiposity, insulin resistance, and liver disease associated with high-fat diet.” Refreshments are provided.  

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Posted on 04/01/2017