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  • UMBC duo using math to reveal how and why cells move

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Cell migration—how, when, and why cells move—has important implications for understanding development and diseases...
    Posted: October 14, 2020 12:19 PM
  • LeGates first runner-up for prestigious neurobiology prize

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Tara LeGates, assistant professor of biological sciences, has been named first runner-up for the prestigious,...
    Posted: October 6, 2020 2:38 PM
  • Team led by Marten studies fungal cells' response to stress

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Mark Marten, professor and chair of chemical, biochemical, and environmental engineering, is collaborating with...
    Posted: October 6, 2020 2:35 PM
  • UMBC’s Daniel Lobo receives $1.9 million NIH grant

    Will explore genetic control of development and regeneration
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Salamanders regenerate their tails. Sea stars regenerate their arms. Most species of planaria, a type of flatworm,...
    Posted: September 9, 2020 5:24 PM
  • UMBC's Taka Yamashita receives $1.4 million grant

    Adult literacy's impact on community college STEM Education
    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Taka Yamashita has been awarded a $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of...
    Posted: September 9, 2020 3:37 PM
  • UMBC’s Tulay Adali receives prestigious Humboldt Award

    Research Award for advanced data analysis at Paderborn Univ.
    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Tulay Adali, professor of computer science and electrical engineering (CSEE) and distinguished university...
    Posted: September 5, 2020 11:45 AM
  • UMBC study reveals gender bias in bird song research

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu A revolutionary group of scientists has been rethinking for two decades how we understand bird song, with women...
    Posted: September 5, 2020 11:41 AM
  • UMBC STEM BUILD students conduct and present viral research

    in reimagined summer program
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The 19 members of UMBC’s STEM BUILD Cohort 5 and their instructors had been looking forward to a summer wet lab...
    Posted: September 5, 2020 11:38 AM
  • $4.8M NSF award: urban environment study led by Claire Welty

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu There is an essential resource constantly flowing beneath our feet: groundwater. Urban denizens may not think...
    Posted: September 2, 2020 2:30 PM
  • UMBC-led team receives DOE grant to advance fusion energy

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Carlos Romero-Talamas is leading a group of researchers in designing and building a machine to produce...
    Posted: August 13, 2020 2:20 PM