Congratulations to Mariana Wolfner on being elected to the National Academy of Sciences!

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Professor Sylvia Lee

2018 Mann Award winner, Jennie Sims researches cell behavior in the lab of Associate Professor Marcus Smolka

2018 Summer REU Students

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Asst. Professor Marcos Simoes-Costa

Associate Professor Chris Fromme

GGD / BMCB Poster Session

Hanson Lab:green endoplasmic reticulum and red chloroplasts

Graduate Student Symposium

A Drosophila dendritic arborization neuron from Assistant Professor Chun Han

Assistant Professor Hojoong Kwak prepares samples

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The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics engages in cutting-edge research, training, and teaching to solve basic questions in the life sciences and to apply biological knowledge to critical medical, agricultural and environmental problems. Our goal is to inspire the next generation of scientists, teachers, and communicators by providing research mentorship and classroom instruction in biochemistry, bioinformatics, cell biology, genetics, and molecular biology and by initiating and participating in collaborative research across the Cornell campuses. Learn more