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Professors Author Research Paper on Stem Cell Differentiation

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Professors Shilpa Iyer, biological sciences, and Raj Rao, biomedical engineering, have coauthored a research paper recently published in scientific journal PLOS ONE.

College of Engineering J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Engineering Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences Biomedical Engineering

Researchers Use Genetic Information to Track Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Biologists will investigate how groups of deer are related throughout the state and determine which groups are more resistant to CWD.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

International Students Spend a Semester in Arkansas Studying Slime Molds

Monday, April 30, 2018

Tanya Marbaniang and Pragati Gupta, students at Shoolini University in India, are researching slime molds in five countries and joined professor Steve Stephenson to examine Arkansas slime molds.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences International Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

Studies Show Some Types of Life Can Survive Conditions Found on Mars

Monday, April 23, 2018

Researchers subjected certain microorganisms to extreme cold and low pressure to test their ability to thrive in Martian soil.

Graduate School J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences Space and Planetary Sciences

Campus, Colleagues Mourn Passing of Distinguished Professor

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Kimberly G. Smith, Distinguished Professor of biological sciences is being remembered for his life and work as a “community ecologist.”

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Biological Sciences

New Book Examines Bioethanol as a Promising Alternative to Fossil Fuels

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Bioethanol is a $1 trillion industry, but advances could make production more efficient and less reliant on food stocks such as corn.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Sustainability Biological Sciences
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