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REU Site in Molecular Biosciences
Colorado State University
Research intensive, PhD granting, research university
• Gene expression analyses • Chromatin structure/function • Protein characterization and manipulation • Cell molecular architecture • Tumor virus molecular biology • Molecular mechanisms of ion channels and neurotransmitter release • Protein folding, structure and function • Molecular neurobiology • Developmental mechanisms • Proteomics • Detection of food-borne pathogens • Plant molecular biology and metabolism • Cardiovascular physiology and development • DNA repair and telomeres in cancer and aging • Prions in neurodegenerative diseases
May 30, 2017
August 3, 2017
Hrs / Week
February 1, 2017
Our REU program allows students to participate in active research in a wide range of areas, including protein structure and function, transcriptional mechanisms, molecular neurobiology, regulation of gene expression in a chromatin context, cancer biology, plant biology, embryonic development, diabetes, cytoskeleton dynamics, and virology.
Undergraduates who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents and who will not graduate before the start of the REU program
Number of Participants
Housing is provided, as well as $800 for travel expenses and $1800 food allowance.