Two Huck Institutes faculty members named AAAS Fellows
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is the world's largest general scientific society and the publisher of the journal Science.
Huck Institutes' research collaboration yields possible leukemia cure
The compound — Delta-12-protaglandin J3 (D12-PGJ3) — is produced from Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) in fish and fish oil, and was found to activate the p53 gene in chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) stem cells, selectively programming them for apoptosis, or cell death.
Huck Institutes' researchers link biofilms in drains with human infections
Huck Institutes' faculty member overturns nearly half a century of erroneous science
Many textbooks will need to be revised after Dr. Bryant and his team discovered a previously overlooked step in the tricarboxylic acid (TCA) cycle of cyanobacteria.
Facility move complete!
Complete list of updated contact information:
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Huck Institutes' faculty member makes diabetes breakthrough
Galaxy genome-analysis system now available for cloud computing
Galaxy Cloud — an open-source, web-based platform for data-intensive biomedical and genetic research — was developed by a team of researchers including Huck Institutes' faculty members
Huck Institutes' faculty member receives $2.3m organic ag research grant
Huck Institutes' faculty member recognized in international interdisciplinary publications
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seeks to hire new faculty
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seeks to add highly qualified tenure-track or tenured faculty at any academic rank with demonstrated excellence in broad areas of molecular virology or systems biology of
ICS Faculty Fellows Program accepting applications through December 9, 2011
The Institute for CyberScience (ICS) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2012 Faculty Fellows Program.
Virus, bone marrow cells key in new cancer discoveries
Researchers at the College of Medicine in Hershey have found two potential pathways for treating breast cancer and other cancers – one lies in a non-disease-causing virus known as AAV2, the other in cells derived from bone ma
Facility relocated fall 2011
The move was conducted under the direction of Neela Yennawar, and Research Technologist Julia Fecko joined the Microcalorimetry Facility to help with the smooth transition.
Please join us at our new location for an open house on November 7 from 1- 4pm.
Huck Institutes may launch strategic initiatives in Africa
Earlier this month, Huck Institutes Director Peter Hudson was in Arusha, meeting with representatives of the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) and disc
Vivek Kapur appointed Huck Institutes' first associate director for strategic initiatives
Autumn colors may be later, less vivid this year
After more than two decades of studying the effects of seasonal precipitation and temperature on the timing and intensity of the fall foliage display, Marc Abrams has concluded that clear, bright days, low (but not freezing) temperatures, and dry (but not drought) conditions tend to promote the b
Update on the move
Revised move dates
Flow Lab (LSB location) to MSC W-124A
- Tuesday, October 4 - Flow general supplies, etc.
Openings for faculty positions: Department of Bioengineering
The Department of Bioengineering at Penn State University seeks to hire multiple full time faculty members in the areas of molecular imaging, nanomedicine and biomaterials, and regenerative medicine.
The Facility is moving...
Tentative move dates
- Week of October 3 – FC-500 and XL cytometer
- Week of October 10 – BD Influx sorter and BD Fortessa cytometer