Articles from December 2011

Researchers receive NSF grant to study evolutionary consequences of abstinence

Why do living organisms engage in sexual, rather than asexual, reproduction? That question will be investigated by Maurine Neiman, assistant professor of biology, and John M. Logsdon Jr., associate professor of biology -- both in the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences -- along...

Abdel-Malek, Casavant named engineering society Fellows

Karim Abdel-Malek and Thomas Casavant, professors in the University of Iowa College of Engineering, have been named Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). A formal induction ceremony will be held Feb. 20, 2012, in Washington, D.C. The institute cited Abdel...