Fall 2010
Monday, December 13, 2010

In time for Christmas, BYU nutritionists are squeezing all the healthy compounds out of oranges to find just the right mixture responsible for their age-old health benefits.
Wednesday, December 01, 2010

The Bean Life Science Museum at BYU announces the opening of their annual Nativity exhibit.
Thursday, November 18, 2010

A Brigham Young University professor has been designated a “Highly Cited” researcher, a distinction reserved for the top one-half of 1 percent of all publishing scholars.
Monday, November 01, 2010

Dr. Jellen's research is being published in the Journal, Theoretical and Applied Genetics. See article to read abstract.
Monday, October 25, 2010

The native mountain pine beetle, no bigger than a grain of rice, is responsible for killing millions of acres of pine trees in the western United States. The current fast-moving beetle epidemic is bigger than any other in recorded history.
Thursday, October 21, 2010

Beeyond Exhibit is the upcoming display in the Bean Museum. Lectures on related topics will be given in conjuction with the opening.
Friday, October 15, 2010

Beating the flu is already tough, but it has become even harder in recent years – the influenza A virus has mutated so that two antiviral drugs don’t slow it down anymore.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Though it began as a science fair project involving a shiny Brazilian beetle, Lauren Richey’s research may advance the pursuit of ultra-fast computers that manipulate light rather than electricity.
Sunday, September 19, 2010

Many Personnel in the College of Life Sciences have recently had their works published. Read the highlights.
Friday, September 17, 2010

A gene variation that appears to predict the rate at which Alzheimer’s disease will progress has been uncovered by an international team of Alzheimer’s disease experts. Brigham Young University biology professor John S.K. Kauwe is co-first author on the paper.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Effective August 16, 2010, the directorship of the Neuroscience program rotated from the College of Family, Home and Social Sciences back to the College of Life Sciences.