Biologists identify the chemical behind cancer resistance in Naked Mole rats. Read More »
Superbugs may have a soft spot, after all. UR research team identifies a weakness in at least one superbug that scientists may be able to exploit. Read More »
As part of the Universitys Meliora Weekend, the Department of Biology invites alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and visitors to learn about what the department has to offer. Read More »
The Biology Department is expanding our education mission to various demographics of the greater Rochester community. Read More »
Biology is the study of life and living things, from single cells to vast ecosystems. At the University of Rochester, the department of biology is united by its interest in genetics and commitment to research.