Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

Graduate Student Anagha Kadam Awarded First Prize at Europneumo ...

Anagha Kadam, a third year graduate student, attended the 12th European Meeting on the Molecular Biology of the Pneumococcus (Europneumo 2015), held at Oxford, England this ... Read More »

Upcoming Seminars & Events

Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 2015

New Graduate Student Orientation
Orientation information

Monday, August 31, 2015

Fall 2015 Semester Begins!

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Departmental Seminar for Senior Undergraduates
Maggie Braun, Ph.D.
Director of Core Education - Mellon College of Science
Associate Teaching Professor - Biological
Sciences

12:00 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Journal Club
Katie Lagree & Manoj Puthenveedu

3:30 p.m.
Mellon Institute Conference Room



Recent Publications

Desai JV, Cheng S, Ying T, Nguyen MH, Clancy CJ, Lanni F, Mitchell AP. Coordination of Candida albicans Invasion and Infection Functions by Phosphoglycerol Phosphatase Rhr2. Pathogens. 2015 Jul 24;4(3):573-589.

Magenau AJ, Saurabh S, Andreko SK, Telmer CA, Schmidt BF, Waggoner AS, Bruchez MP. Genetically targeted fluorogenic macromolecules for subcellular imaging and cellular perturbation. Biomaterials. 2015 Jul 2;66:1-8.

Temerinac-Ott M, Naik AW, Murphy RF. Deciding when to stop: efficient experimentation to learn to predict drug-target interactions. BMC Bioinformatics. 2015 Jul 9;16:213

Desai JV, Mitchell AP. Candida albicans Biofilm Development and Its Genetic Control. Microbiol Spectr. 2015 Jun;3(3).

Huppler AR, Whibley N, Woolford CA, Childs EE, He J, Biswas PS, McGeachy MJ, Mitchell AP, Gaffen SL. A Candida albicans strain expressing mammalian IL-17A results in early control of fungal growth during disseminated infection. Infect Immun. 2015 Jul 6. pii: IAI.03057-14.

Eutsey RA, Powell E, Dordel J, Salter SJ, Clark TA, Korlach J, Ehrlich GD, Hiller NL. Genetic Stabilization of the Drug-Resistant PMEN1 Pneumococcus Lineage by Its Distinctive DpnIII Restriction-Modification System. MBio. 2015 Jun 16;6(3). pii: e00173-15.

Wang W, Tripathy SJ, Padmanabhan K, Urban NN, Kass RE. An Empirical Model for Reliable Spiking Activity. Neural Comput. 2015 Jun 16:1-15.

Chowdhury SA, Gertz EM, Wangsa D, Heselmeyer-Haddad K, Ried T, Schäffer AA, Schwartz R. Inferring models of multiscale copy number evolution for single-tumor phylogenetics. Bioinformatics. 2015 Jun 15;31(12):i258-i267.

Lin Y, May GE, Joel McManus C. Mod-seq: A High-Throughput Method for Probing RNA Secondary Structure. Methods Enzymol. 2015;558:125-52.

Willard AM, Bouchard RS, Gittis AH. Differential degradation of motor deficits during gradual dopamine depletion with 6-hydroxydopamine in mice. Neuroscience. 2015 Jun 9. pii: S0306-4522(15)00519-9.

Bruchez MP. Dark dyes-bright complexes: fluorogenic protein labeling. Curr Opin Chem Biol. 2015 Jun 5;27:18-23.

Bowman SL, Puthenveedu MA. Postendocytic Sorting of Adrenergic and Opioid Receptors: New Mechanisms and Functions. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2015;132:189-206.

MORE

         Departmental Google Calendar   CMU Bio on Facebook

Graduate Student Orientation
August 24–28, 2015

apply to programs

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences
Apply | Program Information

M.S. in Computational Biology
Apply | Program Information

Undergraduate Degrees
Apply | Program Information

Undergraduate Summer Research Institute
Program Information


Top Ranked Graduate Program

Our graduate program has been ranked in the national top 25
biology graduate programs in
2015 based on students reviews.




     Virtual Tour: Videos for Prospective Graduate Students