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Markstein Gets Open Education Grant!

Markstein received a $2500 Open Education Grant from the UMass Library to develop a free textbook alternative for General Genetics, Biol 283. Given that the average genetics textbook costs students $200 and there are 200 students enrolled in the course, Markstein’s new resources will save her students…

Lab Receives Life Science Moment Fund Award

Markstein receives a Life Science Moment Fund Award from the University of Massachusetts Center for Clinical and Translational Science to study compounds that affect tumor growth in vivo using Drosophila tumor models. The grant was awarded in collaboration with Tony IP at the UMass Worcester Medical…