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School of Systems Biology provides a research and educational environment that allows integration of the various areas of molecular and cellular biosciences from a systems perspective.

Systems biology focuses on understanding the structure and function of biological systems on multiple levels — from molecules to organisms — through data obtained using theoretical, experimental, and computational methodologies.

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Why the School of Systems Biology?

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Number of degree programs offered by SSB to graduate students.

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Average SSB Class Size

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Our PhD program was the first formal PhD program in Bioinformatics in the world

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Feb26

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Feb 26, 2024, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Johnson Center Cinema, Fairfax Campus 

The College of Science STEM Accelerator , Women Leaders in STEM, and CVPA's Visiting Filmmakers Series are pleased to collaborate on a free screening and discussion of the feature film The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American
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Feb26

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Feb 26, 2024, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Johnson Center Cinema, Fairfax Campus 

The College of Science STEM Accelerator , Women Leaders in STEM, and CVPA's Visiting Filmmakers Series are pleased to collaborate on a free screening and discussion of the feature film The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American
Tickets
Feb26

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Feb 26, 2024, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Johnson Center Cinema, Fairfax Campus 

The College of Science STEM Accelerator , Women Leaders in STEM, and CVPA's Visiting Filmmakers Series are pleased to collaborate on a free screening and discussion of the feature film The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American
Tickets