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Read the latest news and updates from the Biology department.

Oxy Biology department members with "Real Scientist" signs
April 21, 2017

The Occidental College Biology Department had a poster making event for the March for Science in Sycamore Glen on April 18th, 2017.

Image for Joseph Heras - Genome meets phenome: identifying loci for complex adaptive traits in Pacific marine fishes
March 9, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Joseph Heras’ talk, "Genome meets phenome: identifying loci for complex adaptive traits in Pacific marine fishes."

Image for Katelyn Gostic: Rational risk assessment of emerging influenza viruses with pandemic potential
March 9, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Katelyn Gostic’s talk, "Rational risk assessment of emerging influenza viruses with pandemic potential." 

Image for Troy Magney: Can we see plant photosynthesis from space?
February 23, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Troy Magney’s talk, "Can we see plant photosynthesis from space? Insights across leaf, tower, airborne, and satellite scales." Tuesday, February 28thBioScience 11312:30 p.m.Refreshments will be served!

Image for Dr. Chris Wheeler: Age-related killer T cells in brain malignancy, degeneration, and development
February 16, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Chris Wheeler’s talk, "Age-related killer T cells in brain malignancy, degeneration, and development."

Image for Gage Crump: Using Zebrafish to Model Diseases of the Human Face and Skull
February 10, 2017

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The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Gage Crump’s talk, "Using Zebrafish to Model Diseases of the Human Face and Skull."

Image for Susan Piacenza - Fathoming Sea Turtles
February 2, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Susan Piacenza’s talk, "Fathoming Sea Turtles: How to Improve Population Assessments of Unstable Populations."

Image for Sergio Avila - Conservation Scientist, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
January 25, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Sergio Avila’s talk, "From fur to fuzz: protecting northern jaguars while studying monarch butterflies along the US-Mexico borderlands."Sponsored by the Biology Department and the Remsen Bird Fund

Image for Sergio Avila - From Fur to Fuzz
January 25, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series continues with Sergio Avila’s talk, "From fur to fuzz: protecting northern jaguars while studying monarch butterflies along the US-Mexico borderla

Image for David W. Scott - Driving CARs to BARs: The road to engineered human antigen-specific regulatory and cytotoxic T cells
January 19, 2017

The Spring 2017 Biology Seminar Series commences with David W. Scott's talk, "Driving CARs to BARs: The road to engineered human antigen-specific regulatory and cytotoxic T cells."

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