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John Swallow publishes reviewed commentary

Jan. 28, 2020

John G. Swallow, Professor and Chair Department of Integrative Biology, recently had an invited peer-reviewed commentary published in the Journal of Experimental Biology . “The stalk-eyed fly as a model for aggression – is there a conserved role for 5-HT between vertebrates and invertebrates?” represents a synthesis of the PhD...

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Dr. Rachel Mueller - 2020 Seminar Series

Jan. 24, 2020

Event Information Who: Dr. Rachel Mueller | What: Salamander cells are big on transposable elements | When: Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 | Where: SI 2001 | At Noon | Dr. Rachel Mueller, Professor Department of Biology Colorado State University My lab studies genome expansion and the associated effects on cell...

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Brian Buma has manuscript accepted on IOPscience website

Jan. 20, 2020

Wildland fire reburning trends across the US West suggest only short-term negative feedback and differing climatic effects Brian Buma 1 , Shelby Weiss 2 , Katherine Hayes 3 and Melissa Lucash 2 Accepted Manuscript online 16 January 2020 • © 2019 The Author(s). Published by IOP Publishing Ltd Abstract Wildfires...

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Diana Tomback and Michael Robinson interviewed for Newsweek article

Jan. 10, 2020

“A pack of wolves has been spotted in Colorado for the first time in over 70 years, Park Officials say” Dr. Diana Tomback (Professor, CU Denver Integrative Biology) and Michael Robinson (Center for Biological Diversity) were interviewed by Newsweek Magazine for the January 9, 2020 issue about the apparent return...

Integrative Biology Undergraduates and Graduates present research annual AGU Meeting in San Francisco.

Jan. 10, 2020

In early December, two Integrative Biology undergraduate students, Kristin Olson and Vishnusai Kodicherla , and two graduate students, Kate Hayes and Kyle Turchick , (not pictured) presented their research projects in Alaska at the largest earth science conference in the world, the annual AGU meeting in San Francisco, California. As...

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2020 Spring Seminar Series - Dr. Brad Stith

Jan. 10, 2020

Event Information Who: Dr. Brad Stith | What: 38+ Years of Research at the University of Colorado | When: Friday, Jan. 24, 2020 | Where: SI 2001 | At Noon | As I will be starting a phased retirement, I will summarize my career at UCD (from 1981)…highlighting students, career...

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Congratulations to Dr. Feyza Yilmaz on the successful completion of her Thesis Defense!

Dec. 18, 2019

Structural Variants in Health and Disease Genomic disorders often occur as a result of structural variants (SVs) that are caused by rearrangements in unstable regions of the human genome. These types of rearrangements can lead to the loss or gain of dosage-sensitive genes. The rearrangement breakpoints often localize to segmental...

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Libby Pansing goes from competitive snowboarder to biology PhD

Dec. 11, 2019

Colorado native Elizabeth “Libby” Pansing spent her high school and undergraduate college years on the slopes, competing nationally in slopestyle (jumps and rails), half pipe, and boardercross. Her parents fostered a love of nature that led her to many adventures off the slopes as well: “I spent a considerable amount...

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Kyle Turchick hosts webinar on COASTAL MARGIN WEBINAR SERIES

Nov. 22, 2019

Kyle Turchick hosts a webinar on COSTAL MARGIN WEBINAR SERIES November 14, 2019 Topic: The role of wind and landslide disturbance in temperate rainforests Presenter: Kyle Turchick, University of Colorado Denver You can hear Kyle’s webinar here.

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Lamya'a Dawud presents at the Society for Neuroscience 2019 National Conference

Nov. 20, 2019

Lamya’a Dawud M.S., a doctoral student in Dr. Sondra Bland's lab with the department of Integrative and Systems Biology and a recipient of the 2019 Fall Graduate Student Travel Award, CLAS Travel Award, and Graduate School Travel Award has recently returned from presenting a poster at the Society for Neuroscience...