The NSF has awarded a 1.7 million grant to George Makhatadze for research to help understand the speed at which proteins fold and unfold.
A team including Rensselaer researchers have discovered that a specific gene may play a major role in the development of a life-threatening birth defect.
New research, led by Chunyu Wang, has solved one mystery in the development of Familial Alzheimer’s Disease (FAD).
Royer has joined Rensselaer as a Constellation Chair in Biocomputation and Bioinformatics, and Professor of Biology.
Gilbert, professor and head of Biology, is being recognized for the high quality of her research contributions over time.
The road signs that direct traffic on the highways — collectively known as the cytoskeleton — are now the subject of research for Lee Ligon, associate professor of biology.
Lee Ligon has found a previously unknown connection between breast cancer tumor cells and the surrounding healthy tissue.