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Program in Biology

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The Science of Sleep

Dr. Sara Aton (MCDB) and some enterprising students are gathering evidence in the lab that supports a bold claim: Your brain learns new things while you're sleeping.

What Makes a Drug Tick?

Dr. Ursula Jakob (MCDB) and her lab identify one of the ways the 70-year-old drug mesalamine works to treat ulcerative colitis.

Be a VICTOR

We strive to support the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts on the front lines of learning and research; to steward our planet, our community, our campus. To do this, Biology needs you—because the world needs Victors.

Welcome to the Program in Biology!

Our program represents a collaboration between the departments of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (EEB) & Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology (MCDB) and encompasses a breadth of disciplines spanning all levels of organization.  Students can choose from an array of majors and minors (and a wide spectrum of career opportunities)! 


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The Program in Biology receives announcements for volunteer opportunities, internships, employment, and much more. 

 

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