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Chemistry professor Wilfred van der Donk and group solved a decades-old mystery into how a broad class of natural antibiotics are made.

Chemistry professor Wilfred van der Donk and group solved a decades-old mystery into how a broad class of natural antibiotics are made.

In a recent study led by Professor of Animal Sciences Alfred Roca, scientists discovered that 39 different koala retroviruses were passed down from parent to offpsring.

In a recent study led by Professor of Animal Sciences Alfred Roca, scientists discovered that 39 different koala retroviruses were passed down from parent to offspring.

Computer Science Professor Tandy Warnow with international colleagues published a PNAS paper revealing important details about key transitions in the evolution of plant life.

Computer Science Professor Tandy Warnow with international colleagues published a PNAS paper revealing important details about key transitions in the evolution of plant life.

An interdisciplinary team of researchers will work together in a new NIH Big Data to Knowledge Center of Excellence to create powerful computational tools

An interdisciplinary team of researchers will work together in a new NIH Big Data to Knowledge Center of Excellence to create powerful computational tools

Entomologist May Berenbaum has received the National Medal of Science, the nation's highest honor for achievement and leadership in advancing the fields of science and technology.

Entomologist May Berenbaum has received the National Medal of Science, the nation's highest honor for achievement and leadership in advancing the fields of science and technology.

Microbiologist and molecular and cellular biologist Bill Metcalf leads collaboration on algorithm to analyze microbial genomic data discover new therapeutic drugs.

Microbiologist and molecular and cellular biologist Bill Metcalf leads collaboration on algorithm to analyze microbial genomic data discover new therapeutic drugs.

Animal biology professor Alison Bell and doctoral student Laura Stein study how stickleback fish dads influence the behavior of their young.

Animal biology professor Alison Bell and doctoral student Laura Stein study how stickleback fish dads influence the behavior of their young.

Microbiology professor Isaac Cann and colleagues found bacterial enzymes in the human gut rivalling cow rumen's ability to break down plant fiber hemicellulose for biofuels production.

Microbiology professor Isaac Cann and colleagues found bacterial enzymes in the human gut rivalling cow rumen's ability to break down plant fiber hemicellulose for biofuels production.

In recent papers, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering Princess Imoukhuede and co-authors have made significant progress in personalizing angiogenesis inhibition cancer treatments.

In recent papers, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering Princess Imoukhuede and co-authors have made significant progress in personalizing angiogenesis inhibition cancer treatments. 

Where Will Science Take Us In 20 Years? New Blog Provides Predictions for the Year 2034

The Science Coalition has launched the new blog SCIENCE 2034, which features predictions of what science and innovation will yield for the future.