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December 10, 2020

Natasha Snider and Mark Zylka Receive 2020-21 Award for Excellence in Basic Science Mentoring from the Office of Graduate Education

Each year the Office of Graduate Education recognizes faculty mentors affiliated with the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (BBSP) who embody innovative and student-centered training, and an excellence in mentoring graduate students. These faculty members are honored for their work through the Awards for Excellence in Basic Science Mentoring. Click here to read article.

October 14, 2020

Ben Philpot awarded prestigious grant from the Simons Foundation

SFARI’s (Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative) mission is to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders by funding innovative research of the highest quality and relevance. The grant awarded will support research that investigates genetic and epigenetic mechanisms, neural circuits changes and the development of genetic therapies in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). …