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IAmScience Teka Khan

IAMSCIENCE TEKA KHAN

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC Growing up in the countryside of Pakistan, Teka Khan did not have a science class in high school. In fact,...

Defense or growth: a complicated balance

DEFENSE OR GROWTH: A COMPLICATED BALANCE

The figure shows the wild type of the plant to the left. The mutant type to the far right shows when the negative regulator SRFR1 and...

 
 
 
IAmScience Nathan Bivens

IAMSCIENCE NATHAN BIVENS

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC With water up to his waist, Nathan Bivens is in his element fly fishing as he waits for a trout to grab...

Ph.D. botanist inspired to start African American scientists series

PH.D. BOTANIST INSPIRED TO START AFRICAN AMERICAN SCIENTISTS SERIES

Shawn Abrahams | photo by Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC Last summer was emotional for many people throughout the...

 
 
 
IAmScience Jordan Brungardt

IAMSCIENCE JORDAN BRUNGARDT

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC When one hears of a magician, they think of a man that pulls a rabbit out of a top hat or ‘cuts' people in...

IAmScience Dangping Luo

IAMSCIENCE DANGPING LUO

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC The greenhouse isn't a place most researchers linger. With condensation sticking to the glass windows, scientists...

 
 
 
IAmScience Lauren Jenkins

IAMSCIENCE LAUREN JENKINS

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC As someone interested in getting a Ph.D., you apply to several schools and programs hoping to get in. When...

Higher Viral Load May Lead to Less Severe Symptoms

HIGHER VIRAL LOAD MAY LEAD TO LESS SEVERE SYMPTOMS

Cynthia Tang and Henry Wan | photos by Becca Wolf and Roger Meissen, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC You would think that the less...

 
 
 
IAmScience Shawn Thomas

IAMSCIENCE SHAWN THOMAS

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Social media botany advocate and self-proclaimed coffee snob, Shawn Thomas is the kind of person to find...

Genetic link in primate points to source of adaption and longevity in capuchins

GENETIC LINK IN PRIMATE POINTS TO SOURCE OF ADAPTION AND LONGEVITY IN CAPUCHINS

As part of an international collaboration, principal investigator Wes Warren helped study capuchins in Costa Rica. | Photo contributed...

 
 
 
IAmScience Maddie Graham

IAMSCIENCE MADDIE GRAHAM

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC When the pandemic hit, Maddie Graham's lab life shifted focus. The junior biomedical engineering pre-med student...

ACCase: The Gatekeeper of Plant Oil

ACCASE: THE GATEKEEPER OF PLANT OIL

Jay Thelen sitting amongst Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometers in the lab. | photo by Becca Wolf, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf...

 
 
 
IAmScience Margaret Lange

IAMSCIENCE MARGARET LANGE

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Building a community through screens and limited interaction can be difficult. However, it's no problem...

From Sample to Source

FROM SAMPLE TO SOURCE

Metabolite screening looks to better understand cancer Research scientist Rajarshi Ghosh in the Lloyd W. Sumner lab loads samples into...

 
 
 
IAmScience Shuai Zeng

IAMSCIENCE SHUAI ZENG

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC It's not a straight line between basic research and Silicon Valley, but Shuai Zeng made the dots connect. Last...

Gassmann Named Permanent Director of Bond LSC

GASSMANN NAMED PERMANENT DIRECTOR OF BOND LSC

Yesterday, Tom Spencer, MU's interim vice chancellor for research and economic development, officially named Bond LSC Interim Director...

 
 
 
IAmScience Shrikesh Sachdev

IAMSCIENCE SHRIKESH SACHDEV

By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Science is a pyramid. Every breakthrough and discovery are reached through incremental steps that build...

BIPS: Bringing Plant Science and Engineering Together

BIPS: BRINGING PLANT SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING TOGETHER

Nick Dietz and Marianne Slaten observing a plant in the lab. | photo by Becca Wolf, Bond LSC By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC Technology advancements...

 
 
 
IAmScience Michael Pisias

IAMSCIENCE MICHAEL PISIAS

By Becca Wolf | Bond LSC Michael Pisias came to realize that he wanted to study polyploidy while sitting in an undergraduate genetics...

Bond LSC Researchers Named Most Highly Cited for 2020

BOND LSC RESEARCHERS NAMED MOST HIGHLY CITED FOR 2020

Bond Life Sciences Center principal investigators Bing Yang and Ron Mittler are pictured above. | photos by Erica Overfelt, Bond LSC. By...

 
 
 



World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Alicia Garza, Black Futures Lab Principal, Black Lives Matter Co-Founder, to...

Alicia Garza, Black Futures Lab Principal, Black Lives Matter Co-Founder, to Speak at Commencement

Author, political strategist and organizer Alicia Garza will serve as keynote speaker at UC San Diego's Commencement 2021 ceremonies, which will be held June 12-13. A UC San... Read more ...

Programming proteins to turn cells into molecular computers

A new method of breaking and fixing proteins could speed the development of sophisticated computer-like circuits in cells that will pave the way to new biotechnology and... Read more ...

Better understanding of fundamental cell behavior can improve drug development

Pioneering research from Vanderbilt scientists shows that cells respond differently to acute stress than to gradual stress. The findings establish an entirely new way to look... Read more ...

New method of artificially creating genetic switches for yeast

A group of researchers from Kobe University and Chiba University has successfully developed a flexible and simple method of artificially producing genetic switches for yeast, a... Read more ...

Bacteria breaking down mountains: Bioleaching to extract ores with less...

How do you break down kilometers of rock to get the metals within? You go small. Bacteria-level small. Read more ...

From Smoky Skies to a Green Horizon: Scientists Convert Fire-Risk Wood into...

From Smoky Skies to a Green Horizon: Scientists Convert Fire-Risk Wood into Biofuel

Reliance on petroleum fuels and raging wildfires: Two separate, large-scale challenges that could be addressed by one scientific breakthrough. Teams from Lawrence Berkeley... Read more ...

The right to vote is fundamental - a letter from biotechnology industry leaders

We oppose all attempts to introduce laws that reduce the rights of US citizens to vote or that restrict them from exercising that right. The right to vote is fundamental to... Read more ...

Bluebird, PsiOxus show oncolytic virus boosts CAR-T in solid tumors

Bluebird, PsiOxus show oncolytic virus boosts CAR-T in solid tumors ntaylor Wed, 04/14/2021 - 08:44 Read more ...

Bhargava leaves Gilead to take up post at biotech investor MPM

Bhargava leaves Gilead to take up post at biotech investor MPM ntaylor Wed, 04/14/2021 - 07:59 Read more ...

Senti Biosciences in $645M Spark pact to drive gene circuits into the fast lane

Senti Biosciences in $645M Spark pact to drive gene circuits into the fast lane badams Wed, 04/14/2021 - 07:49 Read more ...