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Biology Department News

Oct 20, 2016
Wright State researchers find that emerald ash borer, which is destroying ash trees in a large swath of the United States, can also successfully complete development on olive trees.
Sep 12, 2016
Dan Krane will discuss the role DNA testing played in the Ramsey case on episodes airing Sept. 13 and Sept. 14.
Sep 6, 2016
Each year Wright State recognizes select faculty members for their outstanding work in the classroom and for excellence in research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement.
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.