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Evolutionary Biology on MarsEvolutionary Biology on Mars
 (1/19/2018 4:59:09 PM) Scott Solomon presents a TED Talk discussing our potential evolutionary biology on Mars, the topic of his book "Future Humans: Inside the Science of Our Continuing Evolution"
Rice U. biologists create toolkit for tuning genetic circuitsRice U. biologists create toolkit for tuning genetic circuits
 (1/19/2018 4:47:53 PM) Matt Bennett and collaborators from UH develop a toolkit for synthetic biologists who need to precisely tune the input and output levels of genetic circuits.
Ben Toscano wins Abbott AwardBen Toscano wins Abbott Award
 (1/19/2018 4:44:58 PM) Ben Toscano wins the Abbott Award for the best postdoctoral presentation at the American Society of Naturalist's meeting
Hurricane Harvey could impact coral reef Flower Garden BanksHurricane Harvey could impact coral reef Flower Garden Banks
 (1/19/2018 4:40:23 PM) Low salinity, poor water quality from Hurricane Harvey could impact coral reef Flower Garden Banks
2018 Dunn Awards2018 Dunn Awards
 (1/19/2018 4:38:18 PM) Jonathan Silberg is part of a team that received a Dunn Award from the GCC to develop high-throughput genetic strategies for mapping the microbiome.
Coral Reefs In The Gulf Dodged Harvey’s Bullet – For NowCoral Reefs In The Gulf Dodged Harvey’s Bullet – For Now
 (1/19/2018 4:33:02 PM) The Adrienne Correa lab is studying the Flower Garden Banks to see what effect Hurricane Harvey had on the coral reefs.
Federal grant will help unlock embryonic secretsFederal grant will help unlock embryonic secrets
 (1/19/2018 4:30:14 PM) Aryeh Warmflash has won a major National Institutes of Health grant to analyze a protein-signaling pathway that directs the differentiation of embryonic stem cells into the cells of the skin and the nervous system.
Roxanna Llinas wins Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award.Roxanna Llinas wins Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award.
 (12/21/2017 4:07:35 PM) Roxanna Llinas is featured in Rice News for winning a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award.
Habitat counts when predators lurkHabitat counts when predators lurk
 (12/21/2017 4:05:26 PM) Nick Keiser studies predator-prey combinations that test the effect of habitat structure on how prey species’ behavioral traits predict their survival in the face of predation.
Rice lab gives structure to histone discoveryRice lab gives structure to histone discovery
 (12/11/2017 4:23:47 PM) Jane Tao and Rice alumna Yusong Guo generated the crystal structures of lysine acetyltransferase KAT2A and its complex with succinyl-CoA, which plays a role in histone modification.
2017 EEB Graduate Student Symposium2017 EEB Graduate Student Symposium
 (12/11/2017 4:13:49 PM) 2017 EEB Graduate Student Symposium
Rice University scientists named AAAS FellowsRice University scientists named AAAS Fellows
 (12/11/2017 3:28:29 PM) Rice University professors Janet Braam and José Onuchic have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Kelly Weinersmith's book Soonish is featured in Science Weekly podcastKelly Weinersmith's book Soonish is featured in Science Weekly podcast
 (12/11/2017 1:40:00 PM) Kelly Weinersmith's book "Soon(ish)" is featured in a The Guardian's Science Weekly podcast.
Rice undergrad co-authors study of how fats affect stem cellsRice undergrad co-authors study of how fats affect stem cells
 (12/11/2017 1:29:15 PM) Biosciences student Allison Skinkle co-authored a new study in the journal Science Advances regarding how fats affect stem cells.
20171205 Jane Tao receives Hamill Innovations Award20171205 Jane Tao receives Hamill Innovations Award
 (12/11/2017 1:06:44 PM) Jane Tao, along with Ching-Hwa Kiang, received an IBB Hamill Innovations Award for their project "Understanding Virus Orsay δ Protein Through Single Molecule AFM."

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