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Video: Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs—With Viruses

Feature | Nov 08, 2018

In a Facebook Live session, NYIT students take viewers on a live hunt for the answer to antibiotic resistance—viruses.


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Engineers, Life Scientist Team Up to Create “Precision Agriculture”

Feature | Nov 07, 2018

With the help of a nearly $300,000 NSF grant, NYIT faculty are developing a soil nutrient sensing system to enhance crop growth and reduce contamination from agricultural runoff.


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News Brief: Students Take First Place at MACUB Conference

Feature | Nov 06, 2018

Two NYIT students and an alumna won first place at the Metropolitan Association of College and University Biologists conference for their work with bacteriophages.


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Student Profile: Simran Polce

Profile | Dec 08, 2017

With a full academic schedule, Simran Polce has still found time to be an active member of the NYIT community.


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Abdel Soliman

Profile | Sep 15, 2017

One might say that biology major Abdel Soliman is ambitious—he began his college career at the age of 16 and taught himself several computer languages. He also knows how to get his foot in the door. He landed a prestigious internship with pharmaceutical giant Boehringer Ingelheim.


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Mini Grants Help High School Scientists Maximize Their Goals

Feature | Mar 10, 2017

Thirty-five high school research project proposals were awarded $200 grants by NYIT through its first annual Mini Research Grant Award program, sponsored by the Department of Life Sciences.


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Student Research Takes Top Honors

Feature | Nov 11, 2016

Two NYIT students receive top honors at the Metropolitan Association of College and University Biologists annual conference.
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