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Department of Biology

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The University of Rochester’s Department of Biology has long been recognized as a leader in genetics research. While our faculty and students are united by a common interest in genetics, we address questions spanning a wide range of topics in cell, development, and evolutionary biology.

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River Campus Academic

Upcoming Events

Biology E2G2 Seminar - Beatriz Navarro Dominguez

University of Rochester, "Evolutionary genomics of the Segregation Distorter gene complex"

Friday, November 15 3:00pm
Biology Donut Talk - Mia Levine

University of Pennsylvania, “Intragenomic conflict shapes telomere evolution”

Monday, November 18 12:00pm
Biology E2G2 Seminar - Jacob Landis

University of California @ Riverside, “Genomic components underlying evolutionary patterns of plant adaptation: From populations to the angiosperm tree of...

Friday, November 22 3:00pm
Biology Donut Talk - Kaye Thomas and Yurong Gao

URMC, Departments of Pharmacology and Physiology and Neuroscience, “Improving your view: A deeper dive into advanced confocal and multiphoton applications”

Monday, November 25 12:00pm
Biology Donut Talk -  Xin Li

URMC, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, “The piRNA pathway in genome defense and fertility”

Monday, December 2 12:00pm

Recent Events

Biology Donut Talk - Heather Hundley

Monday, November 11, 2019

Biology E2G2 Seminar - Andrew McAdam

Friday, November 1, 2019

Biology Donut Talk - Celina Juliano

Monday, October 28, 2019

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