Jian-qiu Wu receives Sanford Goldston Award

August 2, 2019
Jian-qiu Wu

On July 25th, at their 28th annual Star Award event, Ohio Cancer Research (OCR) conferred the Sanford Goldston Memorial Research Award on Jian-qiu Wu. Ohio Cancer Research is an independent, statewide, nonprofit organization dedicated to the cure and prevention of cancer.

Congratulations to Anna Dobritsa

July 19, 2019
Dr. Anna Dobritsa

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Anna Dobritsa has been promoted to the position of Associate Professor with tenure. Dr. Dobritsa's laboratory studies the formation of complex extracellular structures using development of exine, the outer cell wall of plant pollen grains, as a model.

NIH funding to Herman Lab

July 19, 2019
Dr. Paul Herman

Congratulations to Paul Herman, who was awarded a four-year NIH grant entitled "An analysis of the regulation and functions of a novel family of membraneless organelles in eukaryotic cells".This award aims to develop a better understanding of two novel RNA-protein granules that have been linked t

A record number of graduate degrees for Molecular Genetics

May 28, 2019
OSU diploma cover

The Department would like to congratulate all of the students who earned graduate degrees in Molecular Genetics labs this Spring. To the best of our knowledge, we set a new record this year, with defenses in the Spring semester!