BioSNTR on the Web

South Dakota BioSNTR researchers investigate how therapeutic antibodies work [Apr 26, 2017]
Researchers from South Dakota State University and the University of South Dakota are investigating how antibodies protect the body from influenza through the state’s BioSystems Networks and Translational Research (BioSNTR) center.

SDSU student from Pierre exhibits research results at Student Poster Session [Mar 02, 2017]
A senior at South Dakota State University in Brookings, he presented his research on macrophages, a type of white blood cell, and their colony stimulating factor 1 receptors (CSF1R).

Seniors share research with legislators [Mar 01, 2017]
Senior biology/microbiology major Carson Eisenbeisz of Pierre, who represents BioSystems Networks and Translational Research (BioSNTR), works on a type of white blood cells, known as macrophages, and the signaling mechanisms that control their cellular growth.

State Capitol Hosts Student Researchers March 2 [Feb 27, 2017]
South Dakota colleges and universities will send 12 outstanding undergraduate student researchers to the State Capitol this week to share their research work with lawmakers and the public.

Chemistry professor receives international award for breast cancer research [Oct 24, 2016]
Assistant professor Severine Van Slambrouck of the chemistry and biochemistry department received an international award for research on triple negative breast cancer at the 21st World Congress on Advances in Oncology and 19th International Symposium on Molecular Medicine Oct. 6-8 in Athens, Greece.

NSF awards $4.6 million to study techniques to adapt crops for climate change [Oct 05, 2016]
The five-year project will be led by Saint Louis University professor, Allison Miller, Ph.D. Miller, an evolutionary biologist specializing in perennial plant evolution and its applications to sustainable agriculture. Miller will be joined on the project by co-principal investigators based at the Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, the University of Missouri, Missouri State University, South Dakota State University and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

SAB Biotherapeutics Receives $1.42 Million NIH SBIR Grant to Advance Influenza Treatment [Sep 07, 2016]
Funding for research collaboration with University of South Dakota made possible by BioSNTR

Innovation: Adam Hoppe and BioSNTR [Jun 09, 2016]
BioSNTR Director Adam Hoppe discusses the statewide collaborative endeavor, which includes participants from South Dakota’s public universities, private colleges and the public and private sectors.

South Dakota Reinventing Biotech Collaboration with Virtual Center [Jun 09, 2016]
South Dakota has positioned itself to catalyze biotech research and development through an innovative virtual center with more than 30 affiliated researchers.

MitoGenetics and BioSNTR Team Up to Strengthen Biotechnology Industry Throughout South Dakota [Sep 09, 2015]
MitoGenetics, a biomedical technology firm with strong South Dakota roots, is partnering with BioSNTR (pronounced bio-"center") to help bridge the gap that currently exists between the worlds of academia and scientific research.

NSF invests in science and engineering infrastructure across the nation [Aug 05, 2014]
Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, and the U.S. Virgin Islands will each receive $20 million for strategically aligned innovative research


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