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NIH should abandon controversial effort to update human research rules, says National Academies panel

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South Africa’s bid to end AIDS

The tools exist, but the country’s epidemic—the largest in the world—won’t yield easily

Tiny cages make for sluggish lab rats

Lack of motion could be harming their health—and experimental outcomes

European Commission gives controversial weed killer a last-minute reprieve

18-month extension of safety approval prevents de facto ban of glyphosate

Boston’s subway cars hold fewer harmful microbes than our guts

Most common bacterium is the one that causes acne

Does crime curb or contribute to climate change?

New study tallies the carbon footprint of criminal acts

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The faculty of Creighton University's Department of Biology are committed to providing an excellent undergraduate biology program encompassing both breadth and depth of biological understanding. We offer foundational and advanced courses across major subdisciplines of biology, with lecture and lab experiences grounded in first principles. Our active research programs and commitment to mentoring students contribute to a rich environment for developing a sound foundation in biology and the scientific method.

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