Computers Discover Compounds That Could Reduce Listeria’s Virulence
Postdoctoral researcher Melaine Kuenemann is part of a team using computer modeling to find compounds that could limit Listeria's virulence.
NC State scientists, including postdoc Javier Brumos Fuentes, are exploring the molecular-level processes that cause tomatoes to ripen. What they discover could have big implications for a range of traits -- from flavor to firmness -- in fruit-bearing crops.
Student Spotlight: “I Enjoy the Challenge of Solving Problems”
Biochemistry Ph.D. student Gabriela Schroder conducts cutting-edge protein research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory that has implications for drug development and human health.
Envisioning Research: NC State Calls for Research Image Contest Submissions
NC State is calling on grad students, postdocs, faculty and staff to take part in Envisioning Research, the university’s annual research image contest.
CVM Grad Student Tyler Allen Lands on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List
Tyler Allen, Ph.D. student and president of the Graduate Student Association, has been named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, which highlights visionaries in 20 different industries.
A ‘Smart’ Insulin Patch May Aid Future Therapies
Yanqi Ye, biomedical engineering student, is exploring ways to use micro-needles in a skin patch prevent and control diabetes and skin cancer.
Working With the Game-Changer Known as CRISPR
Student Katelyn Brandt came to NC State to get in on the cutting edge of research involving a new gene-editing technique called CRISPR.
What You Should Know About CRISPR
You’ve seen headlines and possibly even heard podcasts on the topic of genetic editing. If you have not yet memorized the acronym CRISPR, you may want to start.
Blueberries: Student Works to Create Disease-Resistant Cultivars
Graduate student Ashley Yow is looking for ways to create blueberries that are resistant to mummy berry disease.
Researching Ethics in Counseling with an Aim to Help Others
Latonya Graham's experience in public health led her to explore the ethics of how and when to notify patients of disease exposure.