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October 13, 2020
A new BYU study, published in the journal Vaccines, shows that 68% of respondents are supportive of being vaccinated for COVID-19, but concerns remain about side effects, sufficient vaccine testing and vaccine effectiveness.


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Plant and wildlife professor Ben Abbott is a principle investigator in projects with the University of Vermont to study how human activity is changing the structure and function of Earth's ecosystems. The team received a $3.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support the research.
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September 15, 2020
Microbiology and molecular biology associate professor Brian Poole provides insight on how COVID-19 relates to previous pandemics.
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The MMBio Department shares the science behind herd immunity and the role of vaccines
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The College of Life Sciences welcomes new faculty Matt Arrington and Brad Nelson.
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Scott Weber from the College of Life Sciences Microbiology and Molecular Biology Department is the new associate director of the Simmons Center for Cancer Research. In addition to supporting Steven Castle, the center's new director, Weber will work closely with staff to facilitate the fellowship program.
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