The philosophy of the Biology Department is to create an environment in which many areas of biology are represented, and interactions with a diverse group of colleagues provide opportunities to broaden your thinking and make connections between different fields and scientific approaches.
Dr. Yukiko Yamashita, University of Michigan
Satellite DNA is a simple repetitive DNA found abundantly in the eukaryotic genomes, comprising more than 50% of the genome in some species. Despite its abundance, it has been mostly regarded as…
Erol Akcay, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Michael Nachman, Ph.D., UC Berkeley
For more than 20 years, Dr. Ingrid Waldron, Dr.
David Roos and Colleagues Awarded Large, Continuing NIH Contract for Big Data in Biomedical Research
Over the past two decades, research in the Roos laboratory has pioneered the integration of diverse large-scale datasets to explore eukar