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The mission of the Ph.D. program in Biological Sciences is to train new generations of scientific leaders who make significant and distinctive contributions to society. The department has established a broad range of resources to enable the students to define and achieve their personal mission. LEARN MORE

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Cary GA, Cheatle Jarvela AM, Francolini RD, Hinman VF. Genome-wide use of high- and low-affinity Tbrain transcription factor binding sites during echinoderm development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jun 6;114(23):5854-5861. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1610611114. PMID: 28584099

Shiwarski DJ, Darr M, Telmer CA, Bruchez MP, Puthenveedu MA. PI3K Class II α regulates δ-Opioid Receptor Export from the trans-Golgi Network. Mol Biol Cell. 2017 May 31. pii: mbc.E17-01-0030. doi: 10.1091/mbc.E17-01-0030. PMID: 28566554

Cuevas RA, Eutsey R, Kadam A, West-Roberts JA, Woolford CA, Mitchell AP, Mason KM, Hiller NL. A novel streptococcal cell-cell communication peptide promotes pneumococcal virulence and biofilm formation. Mol Microbiol. 2017 May 29. doi: 10.1111/mmi.13721. PMID: 28557053

Kadam A, Eutsey RA, Rosch J, Miao X, Longwell M, Xu W, Woolford CA, Hillman T, Motib AS, Yesilkaya H, Mitchell AP, Hiller NL. Promiscuous signaling by a regulatory system unique to the pandemic PMEN1 pneumococcal lineage. PLoS Pathog. 2017 May 18;13(5):e1006339. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006339. eCollection 2017 May. PMID: 28542565

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