Finding New Drugs, Faster
NC State is launching a drug discovery initiative to reinvigorate the hunt for powerful new drugs.
Researchers Explore the Link Between Environment, Genes and Health
NC State’s Center for Human Health and the Environment hosted its second annual symposium focused on epigenetics, the environment and human health.
Study Sheds New Light On Antibiotics Produced by Ants
A new study finds some ant species make use of powerful antimicrobial agents – while other ant species produce none at all.
Envisioning Research: NC State Calls for Research Image Contest Submissions
NC State is calling on grad students, postdocs, faculty and staff to take part in Envisioning Research, the university’s annual research image contest.
Student Launches Composting Program in Campus Apartments
Residents of Wolf Village Apartments have access to kitchen composting courtesy of a compost collection program started by a Sciences student.
Bone Experts Offer How-To Video for Forensic Professionals
Researchers have created a how-to video to train forensic practitioners in using bone mineral density to extract more information from human remains.
Forensic Researchers Find Femur Offers Insight Into Age of Deceased
Forensic researchers have found a more accurate way to assess an individual’s age at death, based on the bone mineral density of the femur.
Biology Alumnus Tyler Allen Lands on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List
Biological sciences alum and veterinary medicine student Tyler Allen has been named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, which highlights visionaries in 20 different industries.
Designing the Next Generation of Hair Dyes
A new NC State database uses chemistry to find promising approaches to making safer, more sustainable hair color.
Americans Want a Say in Human Genome Editing
For the Los Angeles Times, graduate student and public science intern Mira Abed explains the results of a survey on how Americans feel about CRISPR.