Category Archives: Research

Graduate students host fundraiser for cancer research

Students, post-docs and faculty in the College of Graduate Studies are hosting a lemonade and baked goods sale on campus Friday to support pediatric cancer research. The effort is led by Rosemary Rochford’s lab in Microbiology & Immunology, which is … Continue reading

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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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