Archives for February 12, 2015

Mormile named to new position

Melanie MormileDr. Melanie Mormile, professor of biological sciences at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named special assistant to the provost for faculty affairs effective Feb. 9. [Read more…]

University center using flies to unlock Alzheimer’s sleep secrets

Fruit flies, like these studied by S&T student Dillon Barton, may hold clues to understanding the sleep patterns of Alzheimer's patients.

Fruit flies, like these studied by S&T student Dillon Barton, may hold clues to understanding the sleep patterns of Alzheimer’s patients.

Researchers in Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Center for Statistical and Computational Modeling of Biological Complexity are using fruit flies to help unlock some of the secrets surrounding sleep and Alzheimer’s disease. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T mining professor to work with the SEC

Kwame Awuah-Offeei

Dr. Kwame Awuah-Offei will help the Securities and Exchange Commission find ways to improve the regulations for mining companies and their investors.

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has appointed a Missouri University of Science and Technology mining engineering professor to an academic fellowship in the Division of Corporation Finance in Washington, D.C. [Read more…]