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  • Biology Majors Win at 16th Undergraduate Research Symposium

    The following students majoring in our department are winners in their poster sessions at the 16th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, held at UMBC on...
    Posted: October 30, 2013 11:14 AM
  • Biology Undergrad-MARC Scholar, Susanna Campbell, wins award

    Several UMBC faculty and students attended the Southeast Population Ecology and Evolutionary Genetics (SEPEEG) annual meeting at the Mountain Lake Biological Station in Virginia. Susanna Campbell...
    Posted: October 10, 2013 2:14 PM
  • Dr Kelly awarded MIPS Grant

    Congratulations Lisa! Lisa Kelly, associate professor, department of chemistry and biochemistry, teams with Edgewood-based Feature Flooring Products Inc. to perfect the company's proprietary...
    Posted: September 27, 2013 4:36 PM
  • Drs. Summers and Hrabowski awarded Ruth Kirschstein Award

    The Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award was established to honor an outstanding scientist who has shown a strong commitment to the encouragement of under-represented minorities to...
    Posted: September 13, 2013 3:27 PM
  • UMBC Announces the Appointment of Zeev Rosenzweig as Chair

    Dr. Zeev Rosensweig has formally accepted UMBC's offer to become the Chairman of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, effective January 1st, 2014. On accepting his appointment as the...
    Posted: September 13, 2013 3:19 PM
  • Ryan White publishes electrochemical aptamer based sensing.

    Dr. Ryan White has published "A Random Walk on a Leash: A Simple Single Molecule Diffusion Model for Surface-Tethered Redox Molecules with Flexible Linkers" model to simulate the Brownian motion...
    Posted: September 13, 2013 3:15 PM
  • IoF announced as Innovators of the Year

    New discoveries
    Professor Chris D. Geddes and the Institute of Fluorescence have recently been announced winners of the 2013 innovator of the year award by the Daily Record. Dr Geddes and the IoF have won the...
    Posted: September 13, 2013 10:00 AM
  • Biology graduate named 2013 Outstanding Alumna of the Year

    Nationally recognized diabetes researcher receives award
    Dr. Mary Loeken, a graduate of the Department of Biological sciences was chosen as the 2013 Outstanding Alumna of the Year Award in Natural and Mathematical Sciences. Dr. Loeken is an Associate...
    Posted: August 16, 2013 3:21 PM
  • Frontiers in Neuroscience draws attention to Lin Lab Paper

    Commentary on Comprehensive study of Olfactory G-proteins
    Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience recently published a general commentary highlighting a study conducted in the laboratory of Dr. Weihong Lin, about G-protein βγ subunits in the olfactory organs...
    Posted: July 8, 2013 2:09 PM
  • Nanda Cortes, graduate student, wins Award!

    Please join us in congratulating Nanda Cortes for her recognition as this year's Jessica Sota-Perez Graduate Student of the Year honoree!
    Posted: May 13, 2013 9:35 AM