July 23, 2021 - 1:45pm

The Department of Biological Sciences is proud to present its annual awards and prizes to seven graduate students in recognition of their stellar academic achievements and service to their communit

Portrait style photograph of Dr. Liang Tong
June 24, 2021 - 10:45am

Liang's research has provided unprecedented molecular insights into cellular processes, especially large molecular complexes involved in RNA processing and fatty acid metabolism.

Portrait-style photograph of Dr. Duvall
June 23, 2021 - 2:30pm

Dr. Laura Duvall is one of just 21 scholars selected to join this year’s Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences

Bridges and Sturtevant winners, from left to right: Christina Lee, Jacob Dahan, and Jason Mohabir.
April 23, 2021 - 2:15pm

This year's Bridges and Sturtevant Prize for most outstanding research in Biological Sciences by graduating seniors is being awarded to 3 students.

Group photo of Yuste lab
April 16, 2021 - 5:30pm

Recent research conducted by the Yuste lab suggests a new basis for ‘novelty detection’ in the brain.

the 2021 Genentech grant recipients are pictured.
March 30, 2021 - 4:30pm

The SURF program has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the 2021 Genentech Foundation Summer Research Scholars Program.

pictured from left to right: Eavan Donovan, Eliza Jaeger, Nicholas Ide, Lian Kirit Limperis, Yasmin Ramadan
March 25, 2021 - 3:15pm

This year's winners of the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) have been announced, and they include four Biology PhD students who were offered awards, as well as one Biology PhD student who received an Honorable Mention. 

Brent Stockwell is pictured.
January 22, 2021 - 4:30pm

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city is investing $38 million in new biotech research and development centers at four institutions, including Columbia University, in an effort to transform New York City into the “public health capital of the world.”


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