Articles from October 2021

Fruit Fly Research Featuring Genetics Program Director, Dan Eberl, PhD

Genetics Program Director, Dan Eberl, PhD is doing great research on the biological processes of the heart of a fruit fly and how they're not so different in function from our own! Check it out!

Q&A With Genetics Faculty Member, Ted Abel, PhD

Check out this great Q&A featuring Genetics faculty member, Ted Abel, PhD. Dr. Abel is set to present Iowa's 38th Presidential Lecture on Nov. 7.

Veena Prahlad, PhD work on the impact of mothers stress

Genetics faculty member, Veena Prahlad, PhD, research is looking at how the stress on mothers can influence the biology of future generations. Check out this great article that details Dr. Prahlad's work.

Congrats to Sara Mayer!!

Congratulations to Sara Mayer who passed her Doctoral Comprehensive Examination on Friday, October 15th!

Sara is a student in the lab of Arlene V. Drack, MD (Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences) &  Lori Wallrath, PhD (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology).

Ted Abel, PhD to Present University of Iowa's 8th Presidential Lecture

Genetics faculty member, Ted Abel, PhD, will deliver the University of Iowa's 38th Presidential Lecture on November 7th in the Iowa Memorial Union. Congrats!

Jake Schillo Named Recipient of 2021 Hawkeye Distinguished Veteran Award

Congratulations to Genetics graduate student, Jake Schillo (Adam Dupuy Lab), for being selected as a 2021 Hawkeye Distinguished Veteran Award recipient!!