Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences Spotlight

Taking advantage of all opportunities to shine
As Sydney Snelling ’19 prepares to graduate this spring, she reflects on all the amazing opportunities she’s had at UNH, including an internship at Lonza Biologics for two summers in a row.
When the world is your oyster (literally)
Audrey Berenson ‘19 began working in a faculty research lab in 2016. She's been studying Vibrio parahaemolyticus bacteria in local oysters.
Lonza Biologics intern is fascinated by the human microbiome and it’s impact on our health
Avianna Guerrero is determined to be part of future a scientific discovery or medical breakthrough.
Air National Guardsman is helping out with research that has implications for public health
Colin McGonagle is a biomedical science: medical microbiology major from Nashua who is excited by the growth in his chosen field and the potential impacts...
A summer internship fine tunes pre-vet student’s career aspirations
Lindsay Bosworth ’19, a biomedical science major, tells us about her recent internship at  Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Program in Mystic, Connecticut....
Well-rounded student-athlete shines in the pool, the classroom and the lab
We caught up with the stand-out Division I student-athlete as she prepares to return to Durham following a summer internship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.
Once a Wildcat, Always a Wildcat
DéVaughn Chollette was a Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology major who graduated in 2016. He now works for Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccine division of the pharmaceutical company Sanofi. He lives in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania. Why would you, as a UNH graduate, recommend prospective students...
Meet Xena, the synthetic cadaver who entered lab classrooms earlier this semester. Her guts, arteries, organs, blood flow and real-feeling flesh give the anatomy and physiology students who work with her a truly hands-on learning experience. 
Bria Frehner ’17 first started conducting research on cancer cells in professor Charles Walker’s lab the summer after her freshman year. Yusuf Ebrahim ’17 met Walker during his first semester at UNH, in an intro to cell biology course Walker was teaching. The pair recently presented what they’ve...
UNH has been awarded a five-year, $10 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant to accelerate the translation of its basic biomedical and bioengineering research into clinical and commercialization opportunities leading to improved diagnosis...
Based on your experience here at UNH, why would you recommend prospective students to attend UNH? What I loved most about UNH was that despite it being large enough to meet new people every day, it was small enough to gain the one-on-one attention I needed to thrive. Every professor and adviser I...