John Benning, a graduate student advised by David Moeller in the Department of Plant Biology, took this photo while preparing stain identification of mycorrhizal fungi in roots. Follow @umncbs and @moellerlab on Instagram for a steady stream of awesome images.

Celebrating a centennial

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics celebrates the 100th anniversary of the first biochemistry Ph.D. awarded at the University of Minnesota. read

Bringing it all together

U of M expertise in the fast-growing discipline known as multi-omics opens new avenues to our understanding of disease and fundamental biology. read

Jane Phillips looks back

The longtime biology instructor and instructional lab manager to retire in June after 25 years with the college. read

Biodiversity key to ecosystem stability

A new study using data collected at Cedar Creek points to loss of species as common thread in reduced ecosystem stability following human-induced changes. read
In the news ... Eri Gentry to give 2015 undergraduate commencement speech more // Burckhard Seelig named 2015 Simons Investigator for the Collaboration on the Origins of Life more // Two EEB graduate students lead Native American mentorship program at Cedar Creek more // Regents Professor David Tilman awarded the BBVA Foundation's Frontiers of Knowledge Award more // Larry Wackett and colleagues simplify the process of finding the right bacteria for bioremediation of industrial chemicals more

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