News: School of Life Sciences
Campus News | April 18, 2018
UNLV study shows frog embryos can fully regrow their eyes after injury, debunking a belief that they can’t.
Campus News | April 10, 2018
The student-led Scientista Foundation chapter is working to close the gender gap in professional STEM fields.
People | April 6, 2018
Undergraduate Honors College student Sophia Quinton has overcome personal adversity to win prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.
Research | March 21, 2018
UNLV research administrators on creating an environment to connect faculty from different disciplines.
Research | March 15, 2018
UNLV biologist finds nearly 400 genes potentially associated with obesity and other health problems in fruit flies.
Campus News | January 30, 2018
Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.
People | December 15, 2017
Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Len Jessup during winter commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.
People | November 22, 2017
Med student and community leader share a vision for a healthier Las Vegas.
Campus News | November 1, 2017
UNLV Prof. Brian Hedlund is studying microorganisms in a Nevada hot spring; the results could help evaluate whether extraterrestrial life exists.
People | October 9, 2017
Excited about UNLV’s diversity and upward trajectory, this new life sciences professor is looking forward to involving more undergraduates in her research.
Campus News | September 25, 2017
The university won a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to house a new multiphoton laser-scanning microscope, the first of its kind in Nevada.
Campus News | September 21, 2017
UNLV welcomes inaugural SEA-Phages class, a two-semester, discovery-based undergraduate research course.