News & Events
NSF Grant Funds Research on Evolution of Social Cooperation
$697K grant For studying cheating behaviors in the amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum.
June 27, 2016
Biology's Tony Frankino Awarded $435,000 NSF Grant to Study Evolution of Body Proportions
Will study how natural selection produces morphological diversity in species.
June 1, 2016
Biology's George E. Fox Awarded $387K Grant to Study Origins of Life
Awarded by the Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution.
May 23, 2016
Kelleher, Biology Faculty, Studies the Evolution of Genomic Stability
Experiment will recreate evolutionary transition in Drosophila.
May 16, 2016
Snider to Retire after 57 Years as University Faculty
Developed human genetics course, served as director of the UH honors program.
May 2, 2016
Zhang Awarded $3.5 Million in NIH Grants to Develop Cancer Therapy
Due to begin Phase I clinical trials in 1-2 years.
April 26, 2016
UH Awards Highest Faculty Honor to Highly Regarded Professor George E. Fox
Award recognizes excellence in teaching, research and service.
April 21, 2016
Kleberg Foundation Grant to Sater Funds Brain Injury Model
Will develop tools to screen potential therapies for traumatic brain injury.
March 17, 2016