Aug 13, 2015
When fruit flies are attacked by parasites or bacteria they respond by producing offspring with greater genetic variability, says an NC State biologist.
Aug 6, 2015
NC State biologists are working with underrepresented college students and designing citizen science tools to give middle school students everywhere the chance to be involved in scientific discovery.
Jul 25, 2015
An extinct flightless bird called the moa is helping paleontologists learn more about how proteins preserve and degrade in fossils.
Jul 12, 2015
The study, led by NC State biologists, sheds more light on the long-term effects of early lead exposure on DNA and may help to develop therapies to treat or reverse the damage.
Jun 8, 2015
An NC State biologist has found that in the case of the flame azalea, all pollinators are not created equal.
May 14, 2015
An extensive study of global habitat fragmentation led by an NC State biologist points to major trouble for a number of the world’s ecosystems and the plants and animals living in them.
May 13, 2015
The Genotype-Tissue Expression project aims to explain links between genetic variation and disease.
May 1, 2015
NC State scientists helped lead the first large-scale cell-based screening to test variations in environmental chemical sensitivity across a range of human populations and link those variations to genetic data.
Apr 29, 2015
The Center for Human Health and the Environment has received a $6.5 million NIEHS grant to investigate the effects of environmental factors on human health.
Apr 6, 2015
Alumna Nell Cant, an auditory system researcher, has named the College of Sciences Foundation as the primary beneficiary of a significant portion of her retirement accounts.