News and Successes

Biologists identify honeybee ‘clean’ genes known for improving survival

February 18, 2019Photo by Damien TUPINIER on Unsplash




Graduate student, Jenna Braun, research on pollinator interactions leads to novel systematic review

Jenna BraunFebruary 13, 2019





Congratulations to Julia Gauberg (MSc 2017) and Prof. Scott Kelly on their recent publication in the Journal of Experimental Biology

January 30, 2019




2019 CSZ Major Awards Recipients - Dr. Carol Bucking

December 10, 2018




Biology Graduate Students Thesis Prize Recipients celebrated at the Scholars Reception

November 28, 2018



New role for protein could lead to novel treatments for cancer and vascular disease

October 29, 2018



Biologist finds hardy plant species could help
desert regrowth

October 12, 2018



Biology Graduate Students Win Thesis Prizes

September 26, 2018



York research presents novel evidence on development of preeclampsia

September 25, 2018



Biology Professor John McDermott receives funding to study gene expression in heart disease

August 30, 2018



photo of a bee collecting pollen on a flowerNew test finds memory of honeybee foragers better than nurse bees

July 16, 2018



PhD student identifies 15 new species of stealthy cuckoo bees

May 8, 2018



Gut instinct: How fruit flies beat cold temperatures

April 4, 2018



Faculty of Science welcomes new postdocs to York Science Fellows program

March 2, 2018



Scientists uncover role of gene in programmed cell death

February 8, 2018



photo of professor John McDermottPopular class of drugs reverses potentially harmful genetic changes from heart disease

July 5, 2017



Scientists find that exposure to neonics results in early death for honeybee workers and queens

June 30, 2017



photo of heath macmillanPostdoctoral fellow leaves trail of success at York as he takes on new faculty position

June 20, 2017