Posts on Biology


October 16, 2012 12:12 pm

Biology Seminar – Randi Rawson ’04

“The Role of Mitochondria in Axon Degeneration” Randi Rawson, Bates ’04 Ph.D….


September 4, 2012 1:49 pm

Conor Smith ’14 Uses Phillips Fellowship To Improve Environmental Education for Ugandan Children

Creative Approaches Help Smith Empower Children on Conservation Issues in Kibale National…


September 4, 2012 1:38 pm

Davis Fellow, Rachel Ellis ’14, Studies Chimpanzee Poaching in Uganda

Study aims to better protect chimps in Kibale National Park Rachel received…


June 6, 2012 12:50 pm

Pomeroy Scholarships Announced for 2012

Five Bates alumni who are doing post-graduate study in health-related fields in…


February 27, 2012 9:54 am

Hansen Johnson ’13 Wins MBL Associates Award for Research Project

Research project on resource allocation in Cyanobacteria recognized Biology major Hansen Johnson…


February 16, 2012 12:47 pm

Biology Department Hires New Tenure-Track Molecular Biologist

Dr. Larissa Williams, molecular mechanisms of toxicity          …


January 3, 2012 2:38 pm

Ben Manter ’11 and fellow Batesies launch new hard cider business in Maine

Biology thesis leads to business venture for three ambitious Batesies. Ben Manter…


December 15, 2011 8:44 pm

Elizabeth Leadbetter ’93 – vaccine research describes advantages of new vaccine adjuvant

Lipid molecules may serve as promising vaccine components Saranac Lake, N.Y. —…


December 1, 2011 1:44 pm

Pam Baker Celebrated on Last Day of Teaching

Bravo!   Dean of the Faculty Pam Baker was celebrated by students,…


November 17, 2011 9:24 pm

Eliza Van Heerden ’11 Wins American Physiological Society Abstract Award

  Eliza van Heerden ’11 received an award from the American Physiological…