Welcome to the Dartmouth MCB Program

We are an interactive and collegial community of scientists dedicated to innovative, world-class research. In this environment, we train our diverse student population to become precise and creative thinkers who impact science and society.


MCB Events This Week

May 23 - 3:00 p.m. - LSC 100

Fredrik A.A. Eriksson - Honors Thesis Presentation
"Vegetation Community Structure of Patches in an African Savannah"
UG Biology Major Thesis Research Presentation

May 23 - 3:45 p.m. - LSC 100

Jungbin A. Choi - Honors Thesis Presentation
"Uncovering the Achilles Hell of Pancreatic Cancer"
UG Biology Major Thesis Research Presentation

May 24 - 4:00 p.m. - Auditorium G, DHMC

Ken Cadwell, Ph.D. - New York University School of Medicine
“Immunomodulation by Viruses and the Gut Microbiome”
Micro/Immuno Special Seminar
Host: David Leib

May 24 - 4:00 p.m. - Chilcott Auditorium

Larry Simpson, Ph.D. (Emeritus Professor) - Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
“The Kinetoplast Mitochondrial Genomes and RNA Editing of the Trypanosomatid Parasite, Leishmania tarentolae, and Intramitrochondrial Localization of Editing Proteins”
Biochemistry Seminar
Host: William Wickner

May 24 - 4:15 p.m. - LSC 100

Anne D. Strong - Honors Thesis Presentation
"Genetic Characterization of the ncRNA AFU-182 in Aspergillus fumigatus reveals a Role in Cell Wall Homeostasis"
UG Biology Major Thesis Research Presentation

May 25 - 10:00 a.m. - Auditorium E, DHMC

Sarah Katzenell - Thesis Presentation
“Neuronal Autophagic Responses to Herpes Simplex Virus 1”
Micro/Immuno Thesis Presentation
Advisor: David Leib

May 25 - 12:00 noon - Auditorium H

Stephen J. Elledge, Ph.D. - Brigham and Women's Hospital
“Breaking Bad: How Aneuploidy Drives Cancer”
Pharm/Tox Seminar
Hosts: Itzel Rojas and Christina Yim


May 25 - Auditorium F - 4:00 p.m. - Lebanon

Jia Zou - Huang Lab, Micro/Immuno

Sally Demirdjian - Berwin lab, Micro/Immuno

Rufus Hards - Gerber lab, Genetics

May 26 - Chilcott Auditorium - 4:00 p.m. - Hanover

Hannah Opalko - Moseley Lab, Biochemistry

Scott Alpizar - Hoppa Lab, Biology

Tamu Chidawanyika - Supattapone Lab, Biochemistry