Department of Biological Sciences
Wehr Life Sciences, 109
1428 W. Clybourn St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Dr. Stefan Schnitzer has been awarded the 2019 Way Klingler Fellowship in science. These fellowships are for full-time regular faculty at the associate or full professor rank who have potential for significant scholarship. Science fellows receive $50,000 annually for three years for research that requires higher-expense items, such as equipment, supplies and research staff.
Trends in Neurosciences celebrated their 40 years in business by highlighting 40 “seminal neuroscience research papers” published between 1978 and 2017. Professor Emeritus Dr. James Buchanan's paper with Sten Grillner was chosen as one of the 40. The author of the piece (Claire Wyart) called Buchanan and Grillner's experiments “audacious” and “heroic” and said that their model has largely stood the test of time.
Drs. Antony, St. Maurice, Petrella, Manogaran, and Yang receive the NSF-MRI grant of $251,424 for acquisition of a Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF) Microscope for Research and Education at Marquette University and the Greater Milwaukee Region for single molecule studies.