Life Sciences News

Find out about the latest research and news from the Department of Life Sciences at NYIT.

NYIT Receives NSF Grant, Aims to Strengthen Regional STEM Innovation

News Release | Sep 04, 2018

NYIT researchers have secured $426,621 in funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the acquisition of a micro-computed tomography machine.

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Hunting for Bacteriophages in the Kitchen Sink

Feature | Jun 28, 2018

Assistant Professor Bryan Gibb, Ph.D., and a team of undergraduate students look to the kitchen sponge for solutions to antibiotic resistance.

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NYIT Wins ESD Grant for Bioengineering Laboratory

News Release | Jun 25, 2018

Empire State Development, the New York State economic development agency, has awarded NYIT $150,000 to support the creation of a bioengineering laboratory as part of New York State’s Life Sciences Initiative.

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NYIT Life Science students summer internship

News Brief: FEW Researchers Strategize at NYIT

Feature | Jun 20, 2018

Scientists, designers, and others interested in the food/energy/water nexus met at NYIT to establish a research network.

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NYIT Life Science Interns

Presidential Engagement Awards: Putting NYIT’s Best Values Forward

Feature | May 10, 2018

Five faculty and staff members are celebrated with the Presidential Engagement Awards for their extraordinary service to students during the NYIT Academic Senate meeting on May 4.

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Celebration of Life: John Ringen and Charles Hummel

Event | Apr 24, 2018

Celebrate the lives of life sciences faculty members John Ringen, Ph.D., and Charles Hummel, Ph.D.
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Life Science Faculty and Students Present at ABRCMS

Blog | Apr 20, 2018

Last fall, Drs. Jole Fiorito and Gavin McStay assistant professors in Life Sciences brought two of their students to Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS).
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