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What makes a good malaria vector?

What makes a good malaria vector?

Nora J. Besansky, the O'Hara Professor and Associate Chair in the Department of Biological Sciences, hypothesizes in a recent paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that if scientists can understand what makes a small group of Anopheles mosquito...

Hackathons may accelerate scientific discovery, study finds

Hackathons may accelerate scientific discovery, study finds

Brandi Klingerman of University of Notre Dame Research wrote an article on affiliated faculty and staff member of the Eck Institute for Global Health Geoffrey Siwo's work in Johannesburg, South Africa. Read the story to learn about how crowd-sourcing events...

Let's design CRISPR to benefit everyone while we still can

Let's design CRISPR to benefit everyone while we still can

Dr. Geoffrey Siwo, a member of the Eck Institute for Global Health staff and an affiliated faculty member in the Department of Biological Sciences, spoke to TED Fellow Karen Eng about his new research on CRISPR, the innovative gene-editing tool. Dr....