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Two students will join the Bose Lab this summer through US Army funding

Two students will join the Bose Lab this summer through US Army funding

A tale of two skeeters  Tyson Research Center biologists discover something positive about an invasive mosquito species

A tale of two skeeters Tyson Research Center biologists discover something positive about an invasive mosquito species

Michael Bloomberg announces Midwestern Collegiate Climate Summit

Michael Bloomberg announces Midwestern Collegiate Climate Summit

Mather wins Harrison D. Stalker Award

Mather wins Harrison D. Stalker Award

Hsu wins Spector Prize

Hsu wins Spector Prize

Chin wins Quatrano Prize

Chin wins Quatrano Prize

Expanding solar power at Tyson Research Center: Three McKelvey School of Engineering students design sustainable power system for Tyson

Expanding solar power at Tyson Research Center: Three McKelvey School of Engineering students design sustainable power system for Tyson

Can Wearing ‘Well Fashion’ Really Improve Your Health?

Can Wearing ‘Well Fashion’ Really Improve Your Health?

Pregnancy shifts the daily schedule forward:  New study finds both schedule, activity level changes in normal full-term pregnancies

Pregnancy shifts the daily schedule forward: New study finds both schedule, activity level changes in normal full-term pregnancies

The kids are alright:  Family quarrels in seeds reveal the ways parents and offspring sometimes evolve in conflicting directions

The kids are alright: Family quarrels in seeds reveal the ways parents and offspring sometimes evolve in conflicting directions

Specialist enzymes make E. coli antibiotic resistant at low pH

Specialist enzymes make E. coli antibiotic resistant at low pH

Warming pushes lobsters and other species to seek cooler homes

Warming pushes lobsters and other species to seek cooler homes

Tidying up: A new way to direct trash to autophagy  Researchers find new way to clean up cells; discovery could aid attack on human disease

Tidying up: A new way to direct trash to autophagy Researchers find new way to clean up cells; discovery could aid attack on human disease

Creating sustainable bioplastics from electricity-eating microbes

Creating sustainable bioplastics from electricity-eating microbes

Rusted root: Weedy rice repeatedly evolves ‘cheater’ root traits

Rusted root: Weedy rice repeatedly evolves ‘cheater’ root traits

Study shows how electricity-eating microbes use electrons to fix carbon dioxide

Study shows how electricity-eating microbes use electrons to fix carbon dioxide

Bose Lab publishes new paper in Nature Communications

Bose Lab publishes new paper in Nature Communications

Sinking really low – the story of a microbe, electricity and carbon dioxide

Sinking really low – the story of a microbe, electricity and carbon dioxide

Washington People: Erik Herzog

Washington People: Erik Herzog

Blodgett awarded CAREER grant to study biosynthetic silence

Blodgett awarded CAREER grant to study biosynthetic silence

Germ-Killing Chemical Shields Bacteria From Antibiotics

Germ-Killing Chemical Shields Bacteria From Antibiotics

WashU Expert: The eternal sunshine of perennial ‘wintertime’:  Abandoning daylight saving time makes public health sense

WashU Expert: The eternal sunshine of perennial ‘wintertime’: Abandoning daylight saving time makes public health sense

Bose receives US Army grant

Bose receives US Army grant

Blodgett receives CAREER grant from NSF

Blodgett receives CAREER grant from NSF

Chemical added to consumer products impairs response to antibiotic treatment: Triclosan added to toothpaste, mouthwash to kill bacteria inadvertently makes such cells stronger

Chemical added to consumer products impairs response to antibiotic treatment: Triclosan added to toothpaste, mouthwash to kill bacteria inadvertently makes such cells stronger

Earning a bee’s wings: In hives, graduating to forager a requirement for social membership

Earning a bee’s wings: In hives, graduating to forager a requirement for social membership

Arctic Wolf Spider’s Changing Diet May Help Keep Arctic Cool & Lessen Some Impacts of Global Warming

Arctic Wolf Spider’s Changing Diet May Help Keep Arctic Cool & Lessen Some Impacts of Global Warming

Tamed Conflict:  How evolutionary biologists attempt to make sense of the existence of organisms from first principles

Tamed Conflict: How evolutionary biologists attempt to make sense of the existence of organisms from first principles

WashU Expert: Mosquitoes and ticks do better in extreme cold than we do

WashU Expert: Mosquitoes and ticks do better in extreme cold than we do

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Samuel Kim on the Kummer Lab

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Samuel Kim on the Kummer Lab

Purple reigns

Purple reigns

Biology Professor Highlights Active Learning in Science Education

Biology Professor Highlights Active Learning in Science Education

Plant’s recycling system important in sickness and in health

Plant’s recycling system important in sickness and in health

Should Evolution Treat Our Microbes as Part of Us?

Should Evolution Treat Our Microbes as Part of Us?

 International collaboration taking place in Pakrasi lab

International collaboration taking place in Pakrasi lab

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Kevin Yin on the Rentschler Lab

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Kevin Yin on the Rentschler Lab

Getting to know the humans of Tyson

Getting to know the humans of Tyson

New maps hint at how electric fish got their big brains

New maps hint at how electric fish got their big brains

Replaying the tape of life: Is it possible?

Replaying the tape of life: Is it possible?

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Benjamin French on the Elgin Lab

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Benjamin French on the Elgin Lab

Erik Herzog on Daylight Savings Time

Erik Herzog on Daylight Savings Time

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Hannah White on the Perlmutter Lab

Bio 500 Research Spotlight: Hannah White on the Perlmutter Lab

Richard D. Vierstra receives NIH grant

Richard D. Vierstra receives NIH grant

Dr. Himadri Pakrasi receives U.S. Department of Energy grant

Dr. Himadri Pakrasi receives U.S. Department of Energy grant

Monkey DNA may solve mysteries, help conservation

Monkey DNA may solve mysteries, help conservation

Faculty Spotlight: Joseph Jez, Biology Chair

Faculty Spotlight: Joseph Jez, Biology Chair

Sunsetting of PARC

Sunsetting of PARC

Interview with undergrad Daniel Berkovich about the American Society of Plant Biologists SURF

Interview with undergrad Daniel Berkovich about the American Society of Plant Biologists SURF

In sync: How cells make connections could impact circadian rhythm

In sync: How cells make connections could impact circadian rhythm

A path to diversity in neuroscience

A path to diversity in neuroscience

Bacteria in a changing environment

Bacteria in a changing environment

Leggy lizards don’t survive the storm

Leggy lizards don’t survive the storm

Jez Lab receives NSF grant to collaborate with Maeda Lab at UW-Madison

Jez Lab receives NSF grant to collaborate with Maeda Lab at UW-Madison

Warming alters predator-prey interactions in the Arctic

Warming alters predator-prey interactions in the Arctic

Researchers engineer bacteria that create fertilizer out of thin air

Researchers engineer bacteria that create fertilizer out of thin air

Jet Lag: trips across time zones may get a bit easier

Jet Lag: trips across time zones may get a bit easier

VIP neurons hold master key to jet lag response

VIP neurons hold master key to jet lag response

A New Species in Forest Park

A New Species in Forest Park

Bugged out by climate change

Bugged out by climate change

Sustaining life on Earth

Sustaining life on Earth

WashU Spaces: Keith Hengen

WashU Spaces: Keith Hengen

Yehuda Ben-Shahar awarded $770,000 by the National Science Foundation

Yehuda Ben-Shahar awarded $770,000 by the National Science Foundation

Making Drugs From Bugs

Making Drugs From Bugs

Is Daylight Saving Time necessary? And, why ‘springing ahead’ is harder than ‘falling back’

Is Daylight Saving Time necessary? And, why ‘springing ahead’ is harder than ‘falling back’

Keeping plant-cell motors on track

Keeping plant-cell motors on track

(Daylight Saving) Time is not on your side

(Daylight Saving) Time is not on your side

Arms races and cooperation among amoebae in the wild

Arms races and cooperation among amoebae in the wild

The Secret Lives of Plants

The Secret Lives of Plants

Large-scale removal of beachgrass leads to new life for endangered coastal lupine

Large-scale removal of beachgrass leads to new life for endangered coastal lupine

Could tiny green creatures provide clues for how to create a more sustainable future?

Could tiny green creatures provide clues for how to create a more sustainable future?

Becoming a biotech explorer

Becoming a biotech explorer

2 St. Louis plant scientists dig deep into the struggles of research

2 St. Louis plant scientists dig deep into the struggles of research

 Arpita Bose receives a $40,000 collaboration initiation grant

Arpita Bose receives a $40,000 collaboration initiation grant

Plotting the path of plant pathogens

Plotting the path of plant pathogens

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