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CMB doctoral student Maria Lockwood to receive posthumous degree

Congratulations to our 2017 COS Research Conference winners:
Best Undergraduate Poster
-Emmanuel Nyong - Infectious Diseases
-Juan Vasquez - Neurobiology
-Gabriella Rice - Regen & Molecular Medicine
Best Graduate Poster
-Jesus Romo - Infectious Diseases
-Juan Morales - Neurobiology
-Jake Lehle - Regen & Molecular Medicine

Honors Biology senior Bianca Obinyan featured in UTSA Today's Meet a Roadrunner

CMB PhD student Yue Rachel Chen received an American Society for Microbiology (ASM) travel award to present a poster on her research


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The Department of Biology at UTSA hosts seminars given by guest speakers from around the world. Click the links below to see seminar schedules.



The BioBeat is a monthly newsletter created by the Biology Department.

This month's Faculty Spotlight features Dr. Brian Derrick, Professor. Dr. Derrick obtained his PhD from The University of California, Berkeley.

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