Research

Oct 12, 2021  |  Research

Research Sheds Light on Earliest Stages of Angelman Syndrome

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Angelman syndrome is a genetic disorder associated with delayed development, intellectual disability, speech impairment and problems with movement. A great deal of research […]

Oct 7, 2021

The 2021 Schoenborn Graduate Research Symposium was Outstanding!

The Schoenborn Graduate Research Symposium is a showcase for the talent and accomplishments of our graduate students, featuring formal talks and poster presentations. The Symposium is divided into two sections. During the first section, senior-level PhD candidates make formal presentations […]

Sep 27, 2021  |  Featured Post

Generating Electricity from Simple Motion – Even Underwater

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Michael Dickey and his colleagues have created a soft and stretchable device that converts movement into electricity and can work in wet […]

Sep 13, 2021  |  Research

Turning Yeast Cells Into Labs for Studying Gene Regulation

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. In complex organisms, chromosomes – thread-like structures inside the nucleus of animal and plant cells – are largely made up of DNA and […]

Aug 27, 2021  |  Research

Plant Patch Enables Continuous Monitoring for Crop Diseases

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Qingshan Wei and his colleagues have developed a patch that plants can “wear” to continuously monitor for indications of plant diseases or […]

Aug 13, 2021  |  Research

New Twist on DNA Data Storage Lets Users Preview Stored Files

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Albert Keung and his colleagues have turned a longstanding challenge in DNA data storage into a tool, using it to offer users […]