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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.
2015 ASBMB Rose Award2015 ASBMB Rose Award
 (3/12/2015 9:24:52 PM) Kathy Matthews will give the ASBMB Rose Award lecture on March 30 at the Experimental Biology conference in Boston.
QuantWormQuantWorm
 (3/12/2015 9:09:41 PM) Quantworm: A multi-endpoint, high-throughput study of nanomaterial toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans; Weiwei Zhong Lab.
Centennial Issue of EcologyCentennial Issue of Ecology
 (3/12/2015 9:05:08 PM) A research article from the Amy Dunham lab is featured on the cover of the centennial edition of Ecology, a journal published by the Ecological Society of America. 
2014 Evolution Day2014 Evolution Day
 (3/12/2015 8:55:30 PM) The EBIO 124 course, Intro to EEB for non-majors. hosted Evolution Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science on Sunday, Nov. 23rd, 2014.
2014-15 Graduate Fellowship Recipients2014-15 Graduate Fellowship Recipients
 (3/12/2015 8:35:40 PM) Kathryn Beabout, Shannon Carter, Samantha Collum, Ruda Cui, and Therese Lamperty are all recent recipients of graduate student fellowships.  Additionally, Patrick Clay, Eslam Elshahat, and Sreyasi Biswas are recipients of 2014-15 fellowships that were announced in the fall semester.
Mutations in Global Regulators Lead to Metabolic Selection during Adaptation to Complex Environments.Mutations in Global Regulators Lead to Metabolic Selection during Adaptation to Complex Environments.
 (12/24/2014 11:56:11 AM) Gerda Saxer, Michael D. Krepps, Eric D. Merkley, Charles Ansong, Brooke L. Deatherage Kaiser, Marie-Thérèse Valovska, Nikola Ristic, Ping T. Yeh, Vittal P. Prakash, Owen P. Leiser, Luay Nakhleh, Henry S. Gibbons, Helen W. Kreuzer, Yousif Shamoo. Mutations in Global Regulators Lead to Metabolic Selection during Adaptation to Complex Environments. PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004872
Interspecific introgressive origin of genomic diversity in the house mouse.Interspecific introgressive origin of genomic diversity in the house mouse.
 (12/24/2014 11:52:14 AM) Kevin J. Liu, Ethan Steinberg, Alexander Yozzo, Ying Song, Michael H. Kohn, and Luay Nakhleh. Interspecific introgressive origin of genomic diversity in the house mouse. PNAS 2014; doi:10.1073/pnas.1406298111
Fluorescence Reports Intact Quantum Dot Uptake into Roots and Translocation to Leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana and Subsequent Ingestion by Insect Herbivores.Fluorescence Reports Intact Quantum Dot Uptake into Roots and Translocation to Leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana and Subsequent Ingestion by Insect Herbivores.
 (12/24/2014 11:44:47 AM) Yeonjong Koo, Jing Wang, Qingbo Zhang, Huiguang Zhu, E. Wassim Chehab, Vicki L. Colvin, Pedro J. J. Alvarez, and Janet Braam. Fluorescence Reports Intact Quantum Dot Uptake into Roots and Translocation to Leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana and Subsequent Ingestion by Insect Herbivores. Environ. Sci. Technol. DOI: 10.1021/es5050562
New bioscientist bolsters Rice’s cancer research.New bioscientist bolsters Rice’s cancer research.
 (11/10/2014 4:02:16 PM) Aryeh Warmflash is featured in a Rice media article for his elucidation of the patterns that embryonic stem cells adopt as they differentiate, and the potential implications of applying this research approach to cancer studies.
EBIO 213 Squirrel behavior studied at Rice UniversityEBIO 213 Squirrel behavior studied at Rice University
 (11/10/2014 3:53:51 PM) Adrienne Correa teaches students about the scientific method and how to design experiments through engaging in studies of campus squirrels in the EBIO 213 course.

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