Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology
Northeastern's Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Laboratory was accepted into the 2019 Competitive Capitol Program, enabling the expansion of the campus and improvement to the biomanufacturing industry.
COS graduate bioinformatics program combines core coursework in bioinformatics computational methods, programming, and statistics with graduate electives that lets students specialize and build broader knowledge in both life sciences and computer science.Learn More
More than 70,000 people in the United States died from drug overdoses in 2017. The majority of those deaths were linked to opioids. This number has been rising for the past two decades and shows no signs of slowing down. Ganesh Thakur, an associate professor in Northeastern’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, is hunting for a way to stop this epidemic.
Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, College of Science
The Hannover Exchange Program has provided opportunities for international experiential learning for 30 years. Thanks to grant support from the German Academic Exchange Service, this long running program sends German Master's students to Boston to work in Northeastern labs, as well as sends Northeastern undergraduate co-op students to work in labs at the Leibniz University of Hannover.
College of Science
From aspirin to the chemotherapy drug Paclitaxel, some of the most important pharmaceuticals are derived from plants. Northeastern doctoral candidate John de la Parra describes new research to improve the pipeline for drug discovery and production from plants.
Dr. Stephen Hatfield, the Principal Research Scientist at the New England Inflammation and Tissue Protection Institute, and Lecturer of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about his research at Northeastern University. Tell us about your current research. Biomedical research at the New England Inflammation and Tissue Protection […]
Sir Richard Roberts, Nobel laureate and Distinguished University Professor, gave the keynote address at the Advanced DNA Sequencing Technology Development Meeting of the National Human Genome Research Institute, which was recently hosted by Northeastern.