Carnegie Mellon University

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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

Recent Publications

Beukema P, Cecil KL, Peterson E, Mann VR, Matsushita M, Takashima Y, Navlakha S, Barth AL. TrpM8-mediated somatosensation in mouse neocortex. J Comp Neurol. 2018 Feb 26. doi: 10.1002/cne.24418. PMID: 29484652

Hinman VF, Burke RD. Embryonic neurogenesis in echinoderms. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol. 2018 Feb 22. doi: 10.1002/wdev.316. PMID: 29470839

Xu M, Lawrence JG, Durand D. Selection, periodicity and potential function for Highly Iterative Palindrome-1 (HIP1) in cyanobacterial genomes. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Feb 8. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky075. PMID: 29432573

Urban-Ciecko J, Jouhanneau JS, Myal SE, Poulet JFA, Barth AL. Precisely Timed Nicotinic Activation Drives SST Inhibition in Neocortical Circuits. Neuron. 2018 Feb 7;97(3):611-625.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.01.037. PMID: 29420933

Lawless MJ, Pettersson JR, Rule GS, Lanni F, Saxena S. ESR Resolves the C Terminus Structure of the Ligand-free Human Glutathione S-Transferase A1-1. Biophys J. 2018 Feb 6;114(3):592-601. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2017.12.016. PMID: 29414705

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