May 02, 2018
Two genetics, development and cell biology faculty members received congratulations letters in April from the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, in recognition of their awards of tenure and promotion. For the 2018-2019 academic year, the Board of Regents approved awards of tenure and promotion...
May 02, 2018
Summer office hours for the administrative office of the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology are from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
April 05, 2018
Three Iowa State University students, including a genetics, development and cell biology graduate student, are competing as a semifinalist team in the 2018 Food Solutions Challenge in Oakland, Calif., at the 2018 Net Impact Accelerator through April 7. Competing on the ISU team in the three...
March 30, 2018
Six Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology graduate students received GDCB Travel Awards in late 2017. Recipients either received a GDCB Travel Award, a Sui Tong Chan Fung Fund Travel Award or a Dale W. Young and W.E. Loomis Fund Travel Award. In front, from left, are...
March 01, 2018
Scarlett Eagle, a genetics undergraduate, discusses living with a rare disease: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, hypermobility type.
February 06, 2018
January 29, 2018
Majd Abdulghani, a graduate student in genetics, development and cell biology, recently won the 2017 Best Documentary: Silver Award at the Third Coast International Audio Festival in Chicago. Abdulghani is in GDCB Assistant Professor Geetu Tuteja's lab.
January 23, 2018
Lauren Laboissonniere, a Ph.D. student in Dr. Jeff Trimarchi's lab in the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, and her research were featured in the Iowa State Daily on Jan. 18.
January 09, 2018
An article written by the Iowa State University News Service about a device built by Professor Eric Henderson and Associate Professor Mike McCloskey, both of genetics, development and cell biology, and Curtis Mosher, ISU associate scientist, was featured in the 2017 Year in Review. The device...
January 04, 2018
The professional and personal lives of Marna Yandeau-Nelson, assistant professor in the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, and her husband, Scott Nelson, associate professor in the Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, are featured in the...
December 21, 2017
Biology Senior Teaching Lab Coordinator Linda Westgate (right) congratulates Sweta Roy-Carson (left) on receiving an Iowa State University Graduate College Fall 2017 Teaching Excellence Award. Sweta Roy-Carson, a genetics, development and cell biology graduate student, received a Fall...
December 14, 2017
December 08, 2017
Two Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology graduate students display their 3MT final round certificates. From left are Lauren Laboissonniere and Carla Mann. Two Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology graduate students, Lauren Laboissonniere and...
December 04, 2017
Don Sakaguchi, professor in genetics, development and cell biology, is featured in an article in LAS News: "Sakaguchi lab a welcome environment for undergraduates."
November 09, 2017
The Fall 2017 edition of BioCY News is now available. BioCY News is the newsletter of the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology.
November 03, 2017
November 01, 2017
Daniel Bullard '86 Daniel Bullard, a 1986 Iowa State University graduate of the former zoology and genetics undergraduate major, was one of five inductees honored during the 2017 Cyclone Hockey Hall of Fame/Alumni Weekend. Bullard and the others were honored on Oct. 7 at the Hall of Fame...
October 26, 2017
October 24, 2017
The National Science Foundation recently renewed the grant of, from left, Diane Bassham and Gustavo MacIntosh. The National Science Foundation renewed the grant of Diane Bassham (genetics, development and cell biology professor) and Gustavo MacIntosh (biochemistry, biophysics...
October 06, 2017
Bing Yang, associate professor of genetics, development and cell biology, received the 2017 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences' Cassling Innovation Award. The award was announced at the College of LAS' annual Fall Convocation and Awards Ceremony. Yang researches plant genomics and how genetic...
October 04, 2017
October 04, 2017
Two Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology graduate students served on the planning committee for the 9th Annual Neuroscience Research Day. The event had 120 registrants from 12 colleges/universities and one company. The Department of Genetics,...
September 18, 2017
Peter A. Peterson, an emeritus courtesy joint faculty member in the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, died on Sept. 7, 2017, at his Sonoma, Calif., home where he lived for the past four years after moving there from Ames. Peterson was an emeritus faculty member in the...