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2014 News Articles

January

February

March

Best Poster Award at the iGEM North America 2013 Jamboree

Renowned Neuroscientist Karl Deisseroth To Receive Carnegie Mellon's Dickson Prize in Science

BioSAC Presents “Lethal Las Vegas: A Biology Break Adventure”

CMU Lab Co-hosts "Tour Your Future"

Suchitra Ramachandran Places 2nd at This Year's Three Minute Thesis

Neuroscientist Aryn Gittis Receives NARSAD Young Investigator Grant

Computational Biologist Dannie Durand is Recreating Ancient History

Teaching Club Bring Lab to Local High School

April

May

June

Outreach Events Examining Secondhand Smoke and Disease Outbreaks

Biological Sciences Participates in 19th Annual Meeting of the Minds

Congratulations, graduates!

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Begins

Biological Sciences Department Head and Neuroscientist Nathan Urban Featured on NPR's All Things Considered

Diego Pafundo Receives Grant from the Knights Templar Eye Foundation

July

August

September

Alumni DJ Kleinbaum and Brian Frezza's Start-Up Lab, Emerald Therapeutics, Featured in Businessweek Profile

Hinman Lab Shows How Proteins Can Evolve New Functions

Welcome, New Students!

CMU Launches Global Brain Research Initiative

Faculty Member Aaron Mitchell Awarded 2015 ASM Graduate Microbiology Teaching Award

2014 Graduate Student Service and Teaching Awards

Center for Nucleic Acids Science and Technology Receives $3.1M From DSF Charitable Foundation To Develop Synthetic Nucleic Acids

Carnegie Mellon Team Awarded NSF Grant to Combine Biophysical and Statistical Models of Neuronal Computation

October

November

December

Carnegie Mellon, University of Pittsburgh Celebrate 20 Years of Advancing Brain Research Through Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC)

Alison Barth and Marcel Bruchez Awarded Kaufman Grant to Study Neural Communication in the Cerebral Cortex