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Biology Students Take Graduate, Undergraduate Awards at Conference

Caleb Burke won the Allan A. Ichida Undergraduate Research Award at the conference. His presentation was on "Identification of Novel Biofilm-Specific RNAs (sRNAs) in Staphylococcus aureus."

Ohio University students presented their research at the Ohio Branch of the American Society for Microbiology’s annual conference at Otterbein University—taking both graduate and undergraduate awards. Three research groups (including graduate and undergraduate students) from OHIO were represented at the conference, specifically the groups of Dr. Nathan Weyand and Dr. […]

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April 4, 2017 at 4:32 pmNews

Dynamics of Biology Seminar | Erin Murphy on Shigella, Jan. 12

Dynamics of Biology Seminar | Erin Murphy on Shigella, Jan. 12

The Dynamics of Biology Seminar series presents Dr. Erin Murphy discussing “Shigella” on Tuesday, Jan. 12, at 3:05 p.m. in Morton 320. Murphy is Associate Professor of Bacteriology in the Biomedical Science Department in the Ohio University Heritage College of Oesteopathic Medicine. Bacteria of the genus Shigella cause Shigellosis in […]

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January 12, 2016 at 9:15 pmEvents

14 Students & Faculty Receive Kopchick Awards at MCB Retreat

Debra Walter, Elizabeth Jensen, Alison Brittain, Ian Ackers, and Ashley Patton pose for a photo with Dr. John Kopchick after recieving their John J. Kopchick Molecular and Cellular Biology Translational Biomedical Sciences Research Fellowship Award. Photo by Kaitlin Owens.

In November 2015, the John J. Kopchick Awards provided $87,795 to Ohio University student, faculty and staff researchers during the Nov. 14 retreat for students and faculty in the Molecular and Cellular Biology interdisciplinary program. Fourteen Ohio University students and faculty and staff members have received funding for their health […]

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January 7, 2016 at 12:07 pmNews

Fantastic Voyage | Free Film & Discussion, Oct. 27

Fantastic Voyage | Free Film & Discussion, Oct. 27

Knowing the Future goes to the movies with the “What Does the Future Hold?” film series, featuring Fantastic Voyage on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema with Profs. Erin Murphy and Patrick O’Connor. Richard Fleischer / 100 min. / PG In this sci-fi adventure, a submarine […]

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October 1, 2015 at 5:30 pmEvents

What Does the Future Hold? Film Series Kicks Off in September

What Does the Future Hold? film series

Knowing the Future goes to the movies with the “What Does the Future Hold?” film series on four Tuesdays this fall. The Knowing the Future curricular theme hosts the movie screenings at the Athena Cinema. Screenings are free, and open to the public. The film series is sponsored by the […]

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August 23, 2015 at 1:55 pmEvents

Math & Microbiology Pair to Prevent Pneumonia in Hospitals

Math & Microbiology Pair to Prevent Pneumonia in Hospitals

By Andrea Gibson From Research Communications An Ohio University mathematician and a bacteriologist are joining forces to try to prevent pneumonia in hospital patients on ventilators, a common health care-acquired infection. Dr. Todd Young, Professor of Mathematics, and Dr. Erin Murphy, Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences in the Heritage College of […]

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November 5, 2014 at 9:11 amResearch

Murphy to Discuss Collaboration with Young on Pathogens in Ventilators, Oct. 30

Dr. Erin Murphy

The Mathematical Biology Seminar series presents Dr. Erin Murphy on “Detecting and Preventing Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: Where Math and Microbiology Collide” on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 5 to 5:45 p.m. in Morton 219 Murphy is Associate Professor of Bacteriology in the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. Abstract: Dr. Murphy […]

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October 30, 2014 at 3:45 pmEvents