News: School of Life Sciences
Research | November 2, 2015
Three UNLV scientists will present their work during an Alzheimer's research symposium Nov. 13 on campus.
Research | November 1, 2015
Microbiology professor Penny Amy leads a formidable team in honeycomb warfare.
Research | October 21, 2015
Why UNLV researchers bred their fruit flies to be obese — and what their work reveals about heart disease.
Research | September 17, 2015
UNLV personalized medicine researchers seeking patent on potential HIV cure. Their technique uses a plant protein widely used in agriculture industry.
Research | July 10, 2015
82 percent of America’s three largest national parks are infested with at least one type of foreign foliage that’s ripe for becoming brushfire kindling.
Campus News | May 14, 2015
Among the 2,700 students expected to graduate this week, five will receive special recognition at commencement. Here's why they were selected.
Research | April 23, 2015
UNLV researchers discover the pupfish's unique ability to go without oxygen. Unfortunately, it comes at a cost to the endangered species.
Research | October 9, 2014
New supercomputer adds a jolt to UNLV research programs. Find out more about some of the projects that will be tapping into the system's processing power.
People | September 4, 2014
The School of Life Sciences professor studied computer science when she first entered college, but fascination with evolution eventually drew her to genomics.
Campus News | August 20, 2014
UNLV offers a world of new choices to incoming freshman. Here's some advice from life sciences professor Brian Hedlund on how to sort through them.
Campus News | May 13, 2014
Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Donald Snyder during spring commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.
Research | April 16, 2014
Life Sciences and engineering professors team up to develop life-saving devices to detect stroke and heart problems.