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'Lab rats of molecular biology' find home on campus - Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle
Fruit flies in your kitchen are an annoyance, but fruit flies in a research lab play a vital role in advancing our understanding of biology. Some scientists refer to the fruit fly species Drosophila melanogaster as the lab rat of molecular biology ...

molecular biology - Hackaday


Hackaday
But if you're at all interested in the processes of modern molecular biology, make sure you watch the whole thing. The basic idea here is to create an innocuous virus that carries the lac gene, which encodes the enzyme β-galactosidase, or lactase, and ...

Molecular Biology Enzymes, Kits & Reagents Market Estimated to Expand at a Double-Digit CAGR through 2017 – 2026 - LANews By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)


LANews By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)
Future Market Insights' recently compiled report offers prospects of the global molecular biology enzymes, kits & reagents market for the period between 2017 and 2026. The report projects the market to register a splendid growth through 2026. Sales of ...

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics

Ithaca, New York - United States

The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics shares a leading role in research and teaching in modern biology at Cornell University. The department has over 35 faculty and is housed in the Biotechnology Building, a state-of-the-art facility with individual laboratories and core research facilities. Our faculty members are responsible for teaching over 70 courses. The research and teaching interests of the faculty include fundamental, as well as medically relevant, problems in molecular biology, genetics, genomics, population genetics, cell biology, biochemistry, development, and macromolecular structure. Our faculty also play key roles in the New Life Sciences Initiative, which includes the Cornell Genomics Initiative. Our graduate programs center around three separate and distinct graduate fields: (1) Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology (BMCB), (2) Genetics and Development (G&D), and (3) Biophysics, with each program leading to a doctoral degree.

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