Last November, 337 teams from around the world convened in Boston for the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition, a premiere international student team competition in Synthetic Biology. Teams are made up of high school, undergraduate, graduate, and post doc level students. Wright State students Andrea Poole and Tina Davis competed with members of the AFRL-Carrol High School (CHS) student iGEM research team. Out of the 47 high school teams the AFRL-Carroll team, who...
Apr 19, 2018
Katherine Heminger returned to the university to teach a seminar and meet with Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. Program students.
Mar 20, 2018
Marquise Crosby, a senior biochemistry and molecular biology major, works as a lab assistant at Wright-Patterson in the Soft Matter Branch of the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate.
Mar 15, 2018
As interns at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology students developed a research project for a pill to prevent or minimize bacterial illness among deployed military personnel.
Wright State wins $1 million grant to expand undergraduate research in College of Science and Mathematics
Mar 9, 2018
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1 million grant that promises to expand and further diversify undergraduate research in Wright State University’s College of Science and Mathematics.
Feb 19, 2018
Oct 19, 2017
Julian Gomez-Cambronero works with members of his laboratory to find the molecular mechanisms that lead to breast cancer cell growth and invasiveness.
Wright State professor Julian Gomez-Cambronero to be recognized in his native Spain for scientific work
Jun 2, 2017
Wright State scientist Julian Gomez-Cambronero will receive the prestigious Communications Award conferred by Cadena SER.
May 3, 2017
Tanya Paull, professor in molecular genetics and microbiology at Texas at Austin, and Sergei Mirkin, professor and biology chair at Tufts, will deliver keynote addresses.
Apr 24, 2017
Kwang-Jin Cho, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, is working to find better anti-cancer drugs in his lab.
Wright State University awarded prestigious Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative from the Office of Naval Research
Sep 22, 2016
The Wright State project is focused on discovering epigenetic biomarkers that identify individuals who could benefit from high-intensity training.