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2/27/17

James D. Bangs, PhD, Grant T. Fisher Professor and chair of microbiology and immunology, has received National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding to continue his study of human African trypanosomiasis, also known as sleeping sickness.

2/17/17

At the 2017 Medical Student Research Forum, aspiring physician-scientists showcased 46 original research projects they conducted at the University at Buffalo, its partner health care agencies and institutions nationwide.

7/13/16

Ira J. Blader, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, is using new grant funding to build on prior research aiming to identify how the infection-causing parasite Toxoplasma gondii triggers seizures and other neurological complications in AIDS and cancer patients as well as fetuses.

2/19/16
Aspiring physician-scientists showcased 38 original research projects at the 2016 Medical Student Research Forum. The displays showed work they conducted at the University at Buffalo, its partner health care agencies and institutions nationwide.
2/6/15
At the 2015 Medical Student Research Forum, aspiring physician-scientists showcased 45 original research projects they conducted at the University at Buffalo, its partner health care agencies and institutions nationwide.
8/21/14

Nearly 100 student-scientists from across the country showcased their original biomedical research during the 2014 Buffalo Summer Research Day.

1/21/14

Ira Jacob Blader, PhD, associate professor of microbiology and immunology, will build on prior research to identify and explore a key host cell pathway essential for the growth of the infection-causing parasite Toxoplasma gondii.

3/27/13

Virginia Havel, a PhD student in microbiology and immunology, has received an American Heart Association Founders Affiliate predoctoral fellowship.

11/8/12

Laurie K. Read, PhD, has won a four-year, $1.6 million NIH grant to study the mechanisms and regulation of RNA editing in the parasite responsible for African sleeping sickness.

8/3/11

The inaugural Combined Summer Undergraduate Research Day featured the research of talented students who came to UB and HWI from around the country to participate in summer programs.