Category Archives: Research

Upstate Dean of Graduate Studies has colorful office mates

As the Dean of Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies and a professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Mark Schmitt, PhD, divides his time among two offices and a research lab in Weiskotten Hall. The most relaxing of those spaces is the fourth-floor … Continue reading

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Undergrads spend summer at Upstate through SURF program

Fourteen college students interested in the biomedical sciences are spending the summer at Upstate through the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. The 10-week SURF program exposes college juniors to biomedical research and gives them the opportunity to formulate a proposal, carry out … Continue reading

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Kidney disease research leads to fellowship for Upstate student

Jing Bi Karchin’s persistence has paid off. Jing, a PhD student in Cell & Developmental Biology at Upstate, has been awarded a two-year fellowship from the American Heart Association for her research into the role of a protein in kidney … Continue reading

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Respiratory Therapy student conducts smoking study in Ghana

Adlin Noel, a student in Upstate’s Respiratory Therapy program, followed up on a two-week medical mission trip to Nicaragua in 2013 with a 10-day trip to Ghana this year. Here are excerpts of his report on his trip with the … Continue reading

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First-year graduate student is first author of research paper

Jacqualyn Schulman has achieved a rare feat for a first-year student in the College of Graduate Studies – she has a first-author credit in a scientific journal for her research into a protein that could play a role in cancer. … Continue reading

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