Zarnescu lab's ALS research featured in Arizona Daily Star

Feb 1, 2017

A news article in Arizona Daily Star highlighted the research in the laboratory of Daniela Zarnescu, MCB associate professor, who use fruit fly as a genetic tool to study amyotrophic lateral...

The Newest Asset to the MCB Department: Andrew Paek’s Attention to Detail

Nov 17, 2016

by Teal Brechtel “You learn cool things by looking at the details,” Andrew asserted as an explanation for regaling me with the intricacies of how the 2-micron plasmid maintains copy number in yeast...

Tricia Serio received the ASCB Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Research

Nov 12, 2016

Tricia Serio, professor and head of the MCB Department, has been selected for the mid-career award in research excellence from American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), for her work on the dynamics...

Dr. Zarnescu received a research grant to study ALS from MDA

Sep 2, 2016

Daniela Zarnescu, MCB associate professor, was awarded a research grant from the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) totaling $300K over a period of three years to study metabolic dysregulation in...