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  • Bioinformaticians make the most efficient search engine for molecular structures available online

    “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” is a well-known American TV series where murder cases are solved with the help of precise forensic science. Although these researchers have nothing to do with 'Crime Scene Investigation', the bioinformaticians are experienced readers of trails. They hunt for molecular structures of metabolites, which are chemical compounds that determine the metabolism of organisms.

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  • FBI Training Offered by RUFSI (Aug. 2015)
  • Boyds Honored by Virginia Forensic Science Academy (Sept. 2015)
  • Congratulations to Sharon Roller, Boyd Forensic and Anthropological Sciences 2015-2016 Scholarship Recipient
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Forensic Science Research Presentations Sept. 15, 2015

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