News and Events from the Eberly College of Science
27 July 2015 — Scientific experiments with the herpesvirus that causes Marek's disease in poultry have confirmed, for the first time, the highly controversial theory that some vaccines could allow more-virulent versions of a virus to survive, putting unvaccinated individuals at greater risk of severe illness. The research has important implications for food-chain security and food-chain economics, as well as for other diseases that affect humans and agricultural animals.
Penn State hosts 19 National Science Foundation graduate researchers (31 August 2015)
Millennium Scholars Program connects diversity and STEM degrees (31 August 2015)
WPSU Penn State garners seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy nominations (17 August 2015)
Quantum computing advance locates neutral atoms (12 August 2015)
NSF funds Industry/University Center for Atomically Thin Coatings (10 August 2015)