Biomolecular Sciences

Alumnus in search of melanoma treatment

Alumnus in search of melanoma treatment

FIU alumnus Juliano Tiburico de Freitas is one step closer to helping people suffering from melanoma. He recently found Endothelin […]

Post-pandemic bucket list: Faculty edition

Post-pandemic bucket list: Faculty edition

It’s been more than a year since some have stepped out to a restaurant or even shared a hug. As […]

Students say Liberles is epitome of research mentorship, state association agrees

Students say Liberles is epitome of research mentorship, state association agrees

Jessica Liberles isn’t just making sure her students know the fundamentals of biology. She gives them a seat at the […]

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Celebrating its sixth year, the United Nations’ International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated Feb. 11 in […]

Bugs, robots and brains

Bugs, robots and brains

Walter Gonzalez didn’t have a lot of lasting friendships as a kid so he spent much of his time collecting […]

Physics alumnus lands postdoc fellowship with Nobel Laureate

Physics alumnus lands postdoc fellowship with Nobel Laureate

Physics alumnus Jeevan GC has been named a research fellow at Columbia University in New York. He is working alongside […]

2020 Faculty Convocation Awards Ceremony

2020 Faculty Convocation Awards Ceremony

Each year, the Office of the Provost recognizes individuals with significant achievements in their scholarly pursuits during the annual Faculty […]

FIU@Home: Create a bread petri dish experiment

FIU@Home: Create a bread petri dish experiment

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

When the summer semester came along, students still weren’t allowed on campus. Experimental labs were canceled, and remote labs became […]

Biomolecular faculty member awarded $500,000 grant

Biomolecular faculty member awarded $500,000 grant

Yi Xiao, a researcher in FIU’s Biomolecular Sciences Institute, received a $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Food and […]