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Biology Department News

Aug 5, 2016

In the lab of Department of Neuroscience Cell Biology & Physiology associate professor David R. Ladle, Ph.D., students study the mechanisms behind lower-limbed movement as a result of changes in neuronal circuitry during development in mouse spinal cords. In order to better understand the goal, students want to look at the...

Jul 6, 2016
Douglas Leaman is currently chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo.
Jun 28, 2016
Perci Piétro, a 1996 Wright State graduate, is a real estate entrepreneur in Miami and a descendent of the Qajar Dynasty, which once ruled Persia.
May 10, 2016
Volunteers turned a vacant factory in a struggling East Dayton neighborhood into a green urban community garden.
Apr 4, 2016
Wright State biology professor Dan Krane has been named special assistant for completion initiatives by the Ohio Department of Higher Education.
Feb 16, 2016

Congratulations to Department of Biological Science Associate Chair and Associate Professor Paula Bubulya, Ph.D., for her renewed NIH R15 grant award.  It is a 3-year award, titled: "Pre-mRNA processing factors maintain normal mitosis".

Feb 8, 2016
Graduates of Wright State’s Clinical Laboratory Sciences program are in great demand by employers.
Jan 14, 2016
As president-elect of the Student National Medical Association, Christen Johnson has spent much of the year promoting mental health awareness and leadership development.
Jan 4, 2016
Medical school and medical careers are shaping up as a family affair for a Wright State father and his daughter and son-in-law.
Oct 23, 2015
Wright State students from Bangladesh, Nigeria and India compare their homelands to the United States.