June 21, 2018

[Provided courtesy of the Kennel Club Charitable Trust]

Yasuko Rikihisa, PhD, University Distinguished Professor, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, won the coveted…

November 28, 2017

Congratulations to Lindsey Solden, graduate student in the Wrighton lab, for being named a Presidential Fellowship Awardee! The Presidential Fellowship is the most prestigious award given by the…

October 6, 2017

3 Units

Instructor: Ju

Offered: Spring


Microorganisms represent the largest trove of genetic and metabolic diversity in the world. They are responsible for…

September 11, 2017
Ohio State's Newest Energy Stars

Two Ohio State researchers are among just 59 receiving five-year, 2017 Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career Awards to advance high-impact energy research. This…

September 11, 2017
Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor

Juan Alfonzo is a founding member of Ohio State’s Center for RNA Biology. He is a newly elected fellow of the Evolution Think Tank (ETT) at the…

July 6, 2017

Written by  Kendall Powell

Published in mBiosphere 


For about a decade, hydraulic fracturing, or the practice of injecting sand, water and chemicals at high pressure into shale…

May 23, 2017

Four Microbiology undergraduate students have been awarded study abroad grants, to study abroad in Tanzania! The students will be studying sustainable and resilient Tanzanian communities, along…

May 10, 2017

In high school, Virginia Rich, assistant professor of microbiology, thought she wanted to be a poet, but — by her own admission — she realized she wasn’t very good at it. Science, however, was a…

April 19, 2017

Congratulations to the following undergraduate award winners in the 2017 Spring Semester:

Bridget O'Banion, Undergraduate Student working in Dr. Wrighton's lab, was awarded $700 from ASM to…