Technique Expedites Chemical Screening to Prioritize Toxicity Testing
A new technique that can determine in seconds if a chemical has the potential to activate key genes could be used to prioritize chemicals for in-depth toxicity testing.
Gallardo-Williams Completes DELTA Faculty Fellows Program
Chemistry faculty Maria Gallardo-Williams completed the two-year DELTA Faculty Fellows program, which helps faculty become instructional technology mentors.
We’re No. 1: NC State Is Top Value in N.C.
Money magazine named NC State the best college for the money in North Carolina.
NC State Receives DARPA Funding to Develop, Test Gene Drive System
A grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will help NC State geneticists study ways to maintain and protect ecosystem biodiversity.
From Planetary to Microscopic: Winners of the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest
Researchers from the Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences were among the winners in the second NC State Research Image Contest.
Physics App Selected for a 2017 Campus Technology Impact Award
An app created to help NC State physics students better understand complex experiments has won a national award.
Sciences Projects Receive Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Support
Five promising NC State projects, including three from the College of Sciences, will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund to help them move their inventions into the marketplace.
Variation at a Central Metabolic Gene Influences Male Fruit Fly Lifespan
Why do females outlive males? For fruit flies, the answer can be found in the expression of an important metabolism gene.
Ancient Skulls Shed Light on Migration in the Roman Empire
Using state-of-the-art forensic techniques, NC State researchers have analyzed skeletal evidence to help determine migration patterns of peoples in ancient Rome.
Online Organic Chemistry Teaching Professor Inspires Students to Learn
Organic chemistry professor Kay Sandberg uses a lighthearted approach to teaching to help students remember more and get excited about the subject for a lifetime.