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UH Students Conduct Research on Galápagos Island
Part of ‘Galápagos Evolving’ study abroad course.
July 31, 2017

In Memoriam: Peter Jurtshuk
Peter Jurtshuk, professor emeritus in the University of Houston's Department of Biology and Biochemistry, passed away on July 9, 2017. He was 87.
July 14, 2017

New Limits to Functional Portion of Human Genome Reported
Work by UH scientist suggests at least 75 percent of the genome is junk DNA.
July 14, 2017

UH Environmental Research Gets a Boost with New Designation
Projects Include Grassland Ecology, Houston-Area Climate, Geophysics
June 29, 2017

In Memoriam: Philip Snider
Philip Snider, retired associate professor of biology, passed away on June 16 after a brief illness.
June 27, 2017

Bacterial Adaptations to Extended Time in Microgravity
Adaptations include biofilm formation mutations.
June 7, 2017

Wayne Honored with NSM's Butler Teaching Award
Excellence in the classroom and beyond.
May 15, 2017

UH Moment Interview: Heart Regeneration
By allowing the heart muscle cells to regenerate, Liu hopes this research will give heart attack survivors a new lease on life.
October 12, 2016


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