News and Events
- March, 2014 Biology's Bacteriophage T4 Lab, led by Dr. Venigalla Rao is featured by the CUA Magazine.
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- Nov. 2014 Ann Corsi, associate professor in the Department of Biology, was honored for Overall Teaching Excellence, for 10 or more years of excellent teaching.
- May, 2014 Paige Hicks, B.A. Biology is featured on the CUA Success stories for her research, career and for pursuing an unending love for aminals.
June 2014 Rao's lab article "Evidence for an electrostatic mechanism of force generation by the bacteriophage T4 DNA packaging motor" appears in Nature Communications.
Oct. 2014 Rao's lab article "Single-molecule packaging initiation in real time by a viral DNA packaging machine from bacteriophage T4" was just published in PNAS.
Nov. 2014 Rao's lab article "Designing a nine cysteine-less DNA packaging motor from bacteriophage T4 reveals new insights into ATPase structure and function " was just published in Virology.
The Department of Biology is in the process of hiring to fill two full-time faculty positions.