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Fishes and Rivers, Oh My! Biology Undergraduate Interns at NOAA
October 14, 2019
UH Hosts Social Decisions Workshop
October 7, 2019
Cloning to Fight Esophageal Cancer
October 1, 2019
The Paradox of Different House Flies with Few Genetic Differences
September 5, 2019
How Do Social Networks Shape Political Decision-Making?
September 4, 2019
The Role of a Single Molecule in Obesity
August 28, 2019
NSM Undergrads Intern at Smithsonian Institute
July 24, 2019
Graur Receives Distinguished Alumnus Award
June 24, 2019
Chad Wayne Receives UHAA Outstanding Faculty Award
May 28, 2019
Out on the Texas Plains: Understanding Grassland Ecology
May 6, 2019
Six Biology and Biochemistry Faculty Honored at UH Faculty Excellence Awards Dinner
May 1, 2019
Grad Student Selected as MilliporeSigma Life Science Award Finalist
April 16, 2019
Unraveling the Mystery of Life: House Fly Edition
March 12, 2019
Study Demonstrates Effect of Minimal Antibiotic Exposure in Microgravity Conditions
February 22, 2019
Mangroves: A Coastal Savior?
February 20, 2019
Above-Below Ground: Plant-Herbivore Interactions
February 19, 2019
Biology Student Awarded Tschinkel Ant Natural History Research Grant
December 10, 2018
Student Research: The Mechanism of Tolerance to Transposable Elements
October 30, 2018
Finding Therapeutic Targets to Prevent Atherosclerosis
October 9, 2018
Determining Cell Fate and the Onset of Crohn’s Disease
October 2, 2018
Biochemistry Graduate Student Awarded Predoctoral Training Fellowship
September 7, 2018
How Will Climate Change Affect Plants, Soil Microbes?
September 5, 2018
Biology Undergraduate Receives Hollings Environmental Science Scholarship
August 30, 2018
NSF Grant Funds Dauwalder’s Blood-Brain Barrier Research
July 26, 2018
Sheikh Receives Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Grant
July 26, 2018
Biology Ph.D. Student Selected as Walter Fitch Award Finalist
July 17, 2018
Why Bacteria Survive in Space – UH Biologists Discover Clues
June 27, 2018
Zufall Wins 2018 Butler Teaching Award
June 12, 2018
A Focus on Disease: The Center for Nuclear Receptors and Cell Signaling
April 12, 2018
Latent Tuberculosis Infections: A Major Public Health Challenge
March 14, 2018
Researchers Link Defects in a Nuclear Receptor in the Brain to Autism Spectrum Disorders
March 14, 2018
Sumoylation: Protein Modifications in Cancer Progression
March 7, 2018
Estrogen Suspected, Examined as Cause of Cervical Cancer
March 1, 2018
UH Cancer Researcher Focused on Tumor Development
December 6, 2017
UH Researchers Join National Effort to Study Recent Storms
October 23, 2017
Prairie Ecology: The Role of Micronutrients
October 6, 2017
UH Students Conduct Research on Galápagos Island
July 31, 2017
In Memoriam: Peter Jurtshuk
July 14, 2017
New Limits to Functional Portion of Human Genome Reported
July 14, 2017
UH Environmental Research Gets a Boost with New Designation
June 29, 2017
In Memoriam: Philip Snider
June 27, 2017
Bacterial Adaptations to Extended Time in Microgravity
June 7, 2017
Wayne Honored with NSM's Butler Teaching Award
May 15, 2017
UH Moment Interview: Heart Regeneration
October 12, 2016
UH Moment: Sand Dune Restoration
October 12, 2016
Restoring Sand Dunes, One Microbe at a Time
September 21, 2016
Frigo Awarded $792K Grant to Support Prostate Cancer Research
September 6, 2016
UH Researchers are Pioneering Tools for Heart Regeneration
August 10, 2016
Frankino Honored With NSM's Butler Teaching Award
July 7, 2016
UH Hosts Southeast Texas Evolutionary Genetics and Genomics Conference
July 5, 2016
NSF Grant Funds Research on Evolution of Social Cooperation
June 27, 2016
Biology's Tony Frankino Awarded $435,000 NSF Grant to Study Evolution of Body Proportions
June 1, 2016
Biology's George E. Fox Awarded $387K Grant to Study Origins of Life
May 23, 2016
Kelleher, Biology Faculty, Studies the Evolution of Genomic Stability
May 16, 2016
Snider to Retire after 57 Years as University Faculty
May 2, 2016
Zhang Awarded $3.5 Million in NIH Grants to Develop Cancer Therapy
April 26, 2016
UH Awards Highest Faculty Honor to Highly Regarded Professor George E. Fox
April 21, 2016
Kleberg Foundation Grant to Sater Funds Brain Injury Model
March 17, 2016
Cancer-causing Gene Triggered by Alcohol May Increase Breast Cancer Risk
March 14, 2016
Dryer Awarded 4-Year, $1.3 Million NIH Grant
March 1, 2016
UH Research Group Discovers Alternative Mechanism for Oncogene Activation
December 11, 2015
UH Moment: Frank McKeon
December 10, 2015
Dryer, Biology Professor, Seeks to Identify Therapies for Kidney Disease
November 19, 2015
Online Graduate Course on Sea Level Rise Offered at 20 Universities
November 6, 2015
New Prostate Cancer Treatments Could Target Metabolism
September 29, 2015
Promising Target for New Drugs Found in Pancreatic Cancer Cells
August 24, 2015
Regional Ecology and Evolution Symposium to Become Annual Event
August 13, 2015
Cheating Amoebas Reveal Key to Successful Societies
June 4, 2015
St. Hilaire Participates in Undergraduate Research Day at the Texas Capitol
April 8, 2015
Preethi Gunaratne Part of SXSW Personalized Medicine Panel March 17
March 12, 2015
UH Researchers Find Link Between Flame Retardants and Obesity
March 4, 2015
Two University of Houston Scientists Elected as AAAS Fellows
November 24, 2014
House Fly Sex May Reveal One Key to Controlling Them
November 18, 2014
Willson Named American Chemistry Society Fellow
November 6, 2014
Clinical Trials of Anti-Cancer Drug PT-112 Begin in U.S.
October 23, 2014
Fox Named Fellow in International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life
August 11, 2014
Biology's Comprehensive Student Success Program Recognized for Excellence
August 4, 2014
In PNAS: Fox, Stepanov and Colleagues Address Evolution of the Ribosome
July 10, 2014
Marisa Simon Receives Goldwater Honorable Mention
May 2, 2014
UH Moment: Brain Research and How Memories Form
April 30, 2014
Comprehensive Student Success Program in Biology
March 19, 2014
Targeting Metabolism to Develop New Prostate Cancer Treatments
March 3, 2014
Healthy Rivers Make Healthy Marshes
February 26, 2014
Discoveries in How Memories Form Could Help Treat Dementia
November 27, 2013
UH Researchers Working to Slow Down Memory Loss in Alzheimer's
November 13, 2013
Timothy Cooper: NSF CAREER Award Recipient
October 30, 2013
New Diagnostics, Treatments for Breast Cancer Investigated at UH
October 16, 2013
Biology and Biochemistry and Civil and Environmental Engineering Offer Massive Online Graduate Course Linking Biology and Geomorphology
September 24, 2013
Fox Lab Publishes on Bacillus pumilus and Extreme Radiation Resistance
August 20, 2013
Identifying Phosphoproteins Interaction Signatures in Cell Responses Related to Breast Cancer
July 1, 2013
Mindrebo Presents Poster at "Texas Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol"
May 8, 2013
Lindsey Brier Named 2013-14 Goldwater Scholar
April 26, 2013
Dryer Elected Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology
March 20, 2013
Uncovering Bacterial Survival Strategy
January 14, 2013
Graduate Student Symposium Held December 7
December 12, 2012
Ziburkus Receives Two-Year Grant from Alzheimer's Association
December 11, 2012
UH Biology Ph.D. Student Receives NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant
December 10, 2012
Researchers Succeed in Reprogramming Skin Cells as Heart Cells
August 22, 2012
Wang Awarded Two-Year, $80,000 NHARP Grant
May 31, 2012
Dr. Snider Receives Honorary Membership in Golden Key International Honour Society
March 9, 2012
UH Study: BP Oil Spill Hurt Salt Marshes, but Recovery Possible
March 7, 2012
PNAS Classic Article Covers 1977 Evolutionary Biology Paper Co-Authored by UH's George Fox
January 20, 2012
UH Researchers Explain Hormonal Role in Glucose and Fat Metabolism
September 29, 2011
UH Scientists Visit Coastal Wetlands in China
September 20, 2011
UH Researcher an Author on Landmark Ovarian Cancer Study in Nature
July 8, 2011
Work by UH Evolutionary Biologist May One Day Help with Chronic Diseases
June 2, 2011
Nuclear Receptors Reveal Possible Interventions for Cancer, Obesity
January 12, 2011
UH Biochemist Wins Key Grants To Revolutionize Ovarian Cancer Treatment
November 23, 2010
UH Biology Professor Awarded with the 2010 Society of Wetland Scientists Merit Award.
May 6, 2010
UH Biology Professor Awarded Prestigious AAAS Honor
January 19, 2010
Environmental research appears on Fox26 news
November 4, 2009
Fernstrom Prize Awarded to UH Hormone Researcher
September 30, 2009
Curiosity did not kill the worm
November 21, 2008
Bacterial Genes in Plants
May 27, 2008
Teaching Excellence Award to Alana Lynes
March 31, 2008
The Genome of a Model Agricultural Pest
March 27, 2008
Biochemistry Professor Wins Research Award
December 18, 2007
Seven Universities to Offer a Graduate Course in Functional Ecology.
November 27, 2007
The Jekyll and Hyde of hormones: A daytime savior turns a menace at night.
November 16, 2007
Bugs in Space
November 12, 2007
Watch what you're eating (and smelling)
February 5, 2007
Genome Buzz: Honeybee Genome Sequenced
November 10, 2006
Sex begets sex
March 7, 2006