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Coral reefs at HMNS.Coral reefs at HMNS.
 (6/16/2015 9:13:08 PM) Rice BioSciences helps celebrate World Ocean Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
Natasha Kirienko wins CPRIT award.Natasha Kirienko wins CPRIT award.
 (6/16/2015 9:09:31 PM) Natasha Kirienko is the recipient of a grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) designed to recruit new faculty to Texas research institutions.
2015 Commencement2015 Commencement
 (5/26/2015 3:49:37 PM) Photos from the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony and the Biosciences Commencement Reception can be viewed at www.facebook.com/BioSciencesatRice/
2015 Spring semester graduate student fellowship recipients.2015 Spring semester graduate student fellowship recipients.
 (4/24/2015 5:12:29 PM) Kathryn Beabout is an NIH NRSA Fellow, Joey Olmos and Andrea Drager have been awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships, and Therese Lamperty received an NSF Honorable Mention.
Peter Lwigale promoted to associate professor.Peter Lwigale promoted to associate professor.
 (4/24/2015 5:07:32 PM) Effective July 1, Bioscience's Peter Lwigale will be promoted to associate professor with tenure.
Low algal diversity systems are a promising method for biodiesel production in wastewater fed open reactors.Low algal diversity systems are a promising method for biodiesel production in wastewater fed open reactors.
 (4/24/2015 5:04:31 PM) Meenakshi Bhattacharjee and Evan Siemann have partnered with the Houston Department of Public Works to test a process for growing high-value strains of oil-rich algae at one of the city’s suburban wastewater treatment facilities.
Shamoo to present 2016 Brown Lecture on Teaching Excellence:George R. Brown Prize for Teaching Excellence recipient, Yousif Shamoo.
 (4/24/2015 4:59:13 PM) Yousif Shamoo Vice Provost for Research, Professor of Biosciences, and 2015 Recipient of the George R. Brown Prize for Excellence in Teaching presented the 2016 Brown Lecture on Teaching Excellence.
Evolution of the Perlecan/HSPG2 Gene and Its Activation in Regenerating Nematostella vectensis.Evolution of the Perlecan/HSPG2 Gene and Its Activation in Regenerating Nematostella vectensis.
 (4/24/2015 4:55:02 PM) Warren CR, Kassir E, Spurlin J, Martinez J, Putnam NH, Farach-Carson MC. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 15;10(4):e0124578.
Rapid Molecular Detection of Invasive Species in Ballast and Harbor Water by Integrating Environmental DNA and Light Transmission Spectroscopy.Rapid Molecular Detection of Invasive Species in Ballast and Harbor Water by Integrating Environmental DNA and Light Transmission Spectroscopy.
 (4/24/2015 4:49:50 PM) Scott P. Egan, Erin Grey, Brett Olds, Jeffery L. Feder, Steven T. Ruggiero, Carol E. Tanner, and David M. Lodge. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2015, 49 (7), pp 4113–4121
Alicia Jones wins Natural Science 90ST Award.Alicia Jones wins Natural Science 90ST Award.
 (4/24/2015 4:43:56 PM) Alicia Jones in the Silberg Lab won the Natural Sciences Awards for the 2015 Graduate Student 90 Second Thesis Competition.  Biosciences was also represented by Sreyasi Biswas (Kohn), Juan Carlos Diaz (Kohn), Shannon Carter (Rudolf), Patrick Clay (Rudolf), Jonathan Dornell (Gustin), Yusong Guo (Tao), Erin O'Brien (M. Bennett), Michelle Sneck (Miller), and Emily Thomas (Silberg).
Adrienne Correa Coral ReefAdrienne Correa Coral Reef
 (4/24/2015 4:24:39 PM) Adrienne M. S. Correa used a Brown Teaching Grant to mimic an underwater coral reef on campus for students in the Intro to Aquatic Ecology with Scuba Lab.
Kathy Matthews and Erica Ollman Saphire honored at the 2015 ASBMB Meeting.Kathy Matthews and Erica Ollman Saphire honored at the 2015 ASBMB Meeting.
 (4/24/2015 2:28:14 PM) Kathy Matthews is pictured with Erica Ollman Saphire during the 2015 ASBMB William C. Rose Award presentation.
Prostate cancer and neuroendocrine differentiationProstate cancer and neuroendocrine differentiation
 (3/12/2015 9:57:17 PM) Grigore AD, Ben-Jacob E, Farach-Carson MC (2015) Prostate cancer and neuroendocrine differentiation: More neuronal, less endocrine? Front Oncol 5:37. doi:10.3389/fonc.2015.00037
Kate Beckingham and Doug Easton commemorate Dame Honor FellKate Beckingham and Doug Easton commemorate Dame Honor Fell
 (3/12/2015 9:34:32 PM) Professors Kate Beckingham and Doug Easton unveiled a Society of Biology plaque celebrating Dame Honor Fell at Wychwood School, Oxford.
2015 ASBMB Young Investigator Award2015 ASBMB Young Investigator Award
 (3/12/2015 9:29:30 PM) Biochemistry & Cell Biology alumna Erica Ollman-Sapphire will receive the ASBMB Young Investigator Award at the 2015 Experimental Biology conference, where her undergraduate research advisor Kathy Matthews will also receive the Rose Award.

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