News - Biology
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Thursday, July 30, 2015
»American Association for the Advancement of Science: Jessica Hebert has a passion for placental research ... and pirates?
Monday, July 20, 2015
Monday, June 1, 2015
»Mitch Cruzan, Biology faculty, was interviewed by KBOO community radio in Portland, and some of his interview was broadcast May 20.
Monday, May 25, 2015
»Todd Rosenstiel, Biology faculty, presented the Sigma Xi lecture "How to Green a Continent: The Surprising Role of Moss in Engineering a Warming Antarctica" on May 19.
»Tom Hancock, Biology, hosted 38 students from the Gladstone High School Human Anatomy and Physiology course in the Human Anatomy and Physiology labs at the Collaborative Life Sciences Building. They were exposed to working with real human bodies and the a
»Deborah Lutterschmidt and Suzanne Estes, Biology faculty, both won Outstanding Scientific Researcher Awards this year from the Columbia-Willamette Chapter of Sigma Xi.
Monday, May 11, 2015
»Luis Ruedas, Biology faculty, presented a paper titled “Resource Challenges for Small Institutions” at the National Science Foundation-funded Integrated Digitized Biocollections Network Workshop on Strategies for Vertebrate Digitization, at the Cornell La
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Monday, May 4, 2015
»Tanya Cheeke, Biology student; and Mitch Cruzan and Todd Rosenstiel, Biology faculty, authored a paper titled “Spatial Soil Heterogeneity has a Greater Effect on Symbiotic Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungal Communities and Plant Growth than Genetic Modificatio
»Stanley Hillman, Biology emeritus faculty, co-authored a paper titled “A Meta-analysis of in vivo Vertebrate Cardiac Performance: Implications for Cardiovascular Support in the Evolution of Endothermy” published in the Journal of Experimental Biology Vol.
»Deborah Lutterschmidt, Biology faculty, received the 2015 Gorbman-Bern New Independent Investigator Award by the North American Society for Comparative Endocrinology. She will present an invited plenary lecture of her research at the society meeting in Ot
»Anna-Louise Reysenbach, Biology faculty, is leading a research expedition off Tonga with scientists from the U.S., Russia, New Zealand and France on the research vessel Revelle with the remotely operated vehicle Jason. Their research can be followed on a
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Rahul Raghaven, Biology faculty, co-authored an article titled “A Coxiella-like Endosymbiont is a Potential Vitamin Source for the Lone Star Tick,” published in Genome Biology and Evolution, Vol. 7, Issue 3: pp. 831-838.
»Ken Stedman, Biology faculty, presented a seminar titled "Viruses from Hell" at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, April 16.
»Daniel Ballhorn, Biology faculty, and his students are conducting field research in southern Costa Rica. He aims to identify defense syndromes (functionally linked defensive plant traits) and their effects on plant-associated organisms. His study includes
»Ken Stedman, Biology faculty, served as the opponent at a Ph.D. defense April 17 at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Kenneth Stedman and Justin Courcelle, Biology faculty, each presented at the Oregon State University Microbiology Student Association's Research Symposium in Corvallis, April 4. Stedman’s talk was titled “Viruses from Hell: Unique Viruses from Extreme Env
Friday, April 3, 2015