These whip-like organelles help protect humans from disorders like hydrocephaly and epilepsy, but scientists are puzzled by their structure. Through an NIH-funded research project, Brian Bayless and his student researchers hope to shed light on the “unique case” of motile cilia.
Over the summer, SCU students participated in a Biology Bootcamp where they practiced hands-on lab skills before returning to in-person classes.
Erin Schwartz awarded the Dean's Service Award
The De Novo Fellowship helps students from underrepresented groups to attend industry conferences and conduct research in STEM.