Biochemistry Faculty Member Dr. Sabrina M. Elias Wins Competitive TWAS International Research Grant in Basic Sciences

Dr. Sabrina M Elias, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, Independent University, Bangladesh was recently awarded the…
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Life Science Students Present Original Research at Dhaka University in the Global Network of Bangladeshi Biotechnologists (GNOBB) Conference

A total of 13 students from the School of Life Sciences (SLS) participated in the 4th IPFS-ICBHA 2019-GNOBB Conference at…
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Life Science Students Win Campus Hult Prize 2019

The team represented by students of The School of Life Sciences, Masuma Afrin Taniya, Nazmul Fahad and Saffat Reaz won…
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SLS and ICBH Host Dr. Halida Hanum Akhter

On April 3, 2019, the School of Life Sciences at Independent University, Bangladesh and International Center for Biotechnology and Health…
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SLS Microbiology Student Qualifies for National Finals of the FameLab Science Communication Competition

Ms. Masuma Afrin Taniya, a Microbiology student at the School of Life Sciences in IUB participated in the local heats…
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SLS Biochemistry Students Qualify for 2nd Round of Prestigious International Sanger Competition

Three students of Biochemistry from The School of Life Sciences at IUB, Ms. Maliha Tanjum Chowdhury, Mr. Jabale Rahmat, and…
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The School of Life Sciences at IUB Hosts Dr. Nazneen Aziz, CEO of Variant Genomics, USA

The School of Life Sciences at Independent University, Bangladesh hosted Dr. Nazneen Aziz, President and CEO of Variant Genomics, Inc….
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School of Life Sciences Organizes Workshop on Applying to Graduate Schools Abroad

The School of Life Sciences held a workshop on 24 th January 2019 for their senior Biochemistry and Microbiology students…
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SLS Faculty Wins South Asian Biosafety Competition

Dr. Sabrina M Elias, Assistant Professor in the Biochemistry Department at the School of Life Sciences at IUB, recently participated…
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SLS & ICBH Host Professor Mamun Rashid Chowdhury

The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and The International Centre for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB)…
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SLS Biochemistry Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship for Master’s in the U.S.A.

Samara Tawziat Choudhury, an undergraduate in the Biochemistry program at the School of Life Sciences (SLS), has won a full…
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SLS Students Qualify for National Finals for FameLab International Science Competition

Two students, Samara Tawziat Choudhury and Bushra Anjum, from the School of Life Sciences at IUB participated in the local…
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SLS Hosts Eminent Scholar Dr. Keith West from Johns Hopkins University

Professor Keith West of Johns Hopkins University spoke at a seminar organized by The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and…
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SLS Hosts Prof. Rashed Noor’s Talk on the Current State of Infectious Diseases in Bangladesh

The School of Life Sciences, IUB, hosted Dr. Rashed Noor, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Microbiology at Stamford…
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SLS Workshop on Experimental Evolution

The School of Life Sciences (SLS) at IUB hosted a session entitled “An Introductory Workshop on Experimental Evolution” on March…
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SLS Career Forum Hosts Dr. M.A. Wahed

The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and the International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at Independent University have organized…
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CCSE and SLS/ICBH Joint Workshop on Biohacking

The Center for Cognitive Skill Enhancement (CCSE), the School of Life Sciences (SLS), and the International Center for Biotechnology and…
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Professor Haseena Khan at SLS/ICBH Career Forum

The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at Independent University, Bangladesh launched the…
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SLS Workshop on Computer-Aided Drug Design

The School of Life Sciences (SLS) at Independent University at IUB organized a workshop entitled “Computer-Aided Drug Design (CADD)” on…
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SLS Students Win ASM Debate on “Microbes: Friends or Foes?” at BRAC University

Students from The School of Life Sciences at Independent University, Bangladesh, won a debate organized by The  American Society for…
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SLS & ICBH Seminar on Forensic Science

The School of Life Sciences and the International Center for Biotechnology and Health at IUB organized a seminar on November…
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SLS Laboratory Workshop for Scholastica Students

The School of Life Sciences (SLS), IUB, conducted a two day workshop entitled “Laboratory Techniques In Biochemistry and Microbiology” for…
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SLS Lecturer Zain Omar Ali at Dhaka Lit Fest

Biochemistry lecturer Zain Omar Ali moderated a talk with Dr Sanjeev Jain, a psychiatric geneticist from India’s National Institute of…
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SLS Hosts Renowned Molecular Biologist Prof. Zeba Islam Seraz’s Talk on Creating Salt Tolerant Rice

The School of Life Sciences hosted noted molecular biologist Dr. Zeba I. Seraj on September 29th, 2016. Dr. Seraj discussed…
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SLS Students Begin Workshop on Antibiotic Resistance

The School of Life Sciences at IUB began the first part of a multi-part workshop on antibiotic resistance during the…
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SLS Conducts Workshop on Science Writing

The School of Life Sciences (SLS), IUB, held the inaugural session in a series of workshops designed to teach Life…
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SLS Visits ICDDR,B and ideSHi

The School of Life Sciences arranged a study tour to icddr,b on March 21, 2016. A total of 20 senior students…
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School of Life Sciences Hosts Harvard Professor Edward T. Ryan

The School of Life Sciences at IUB hosted global infectious diseases expert Dr. Edward T. Ryan on March 13th, 2016….
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SLS Organizes Picnic at Chuti Resort, Gazipur

Over 40 students and faculty members of the School of Life Sciences traveled to the Chuti Resort in Gazipur for…
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SLS Hosts ESCO Biosafety Seminar

The School of Life Sciences hosted a biosafety seminar entitled “Overview of Laboratory Ventilation Equipment & Safe Use of Biosafety,…
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SLS Students In American Society for Microbiology Agar Art Contest

Students from the School of Life Sciences recently participated in the American Society for Microbiology’s enormously popular Agar Art contest. The…
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School of Life Sciences Faculty Member Wins Best Poster Award at International Conference ICIDN

School of Life Sciences faculty member, Zajeba Tabashsum, participated in the 2nd International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Nanomediciene, 2015…
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School of Life Sciences Trains Students in Cutting Edge Fluorescence Microscopy Techniques

On October 19, 2015, The School of Life Sciences (SLS) at IUB inaugurated its new fluorescence microscope by arranging for…
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SLS Organizes Virology Workshop

The School of Life Sciences at IUB organized a three-day workshop to introduce a small group of exceptional students to…
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Dr. Firdausi Qadri Introduces the American Society of Microbiology at the School of Life Sciences

On December 11th, 2014, Dr. Firdausi Qadri, the Director of The Center for Vaccine Sciences at ICDDR,B spoke to faculty…
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International Expert Demonstrates Cutting Edge Research Techniques at the School of Life Sciences

On November 7-8, 2014, The School of Life Sciences (SLS) organized a training session on the use of two state…
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School of Life Sciences Hosts Senior Fulbright Specialist Prof. M. Alauddin from Wagner College, New York

In response to a call by the United States Department of State for applications to the competitive Fulbright Specialist program…
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Dean of Life Sciences Publishes in the World-Renowned New England Journal of Medicine as Part of Large Multi-Country Study

On August 14, 2014, The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), the highest impact general medical journal in the world,…
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Dean of Life Sciences Publishes in the World-Renowned New England Journal of Medicine as Part of Large Multi-Country Study

On August 14, 2014, The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), the highest impact general medical journal in the world,…
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The School of Life Sciences (SLS) Visits The Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI)

The School of Life Sciences, SLS, at IUB organized a study tour to The Bangladesh Rice Research Institute, BRRI, in…
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