Research in the Biological Sciences (RIBS) is a four-week intensive training program designed to expose students to a broad range of molecular, microbiological, and cell biological techniques currently used in research laboratories. Students are immersed in the research experience, giving them a taste of "life at the bench".
Frequently Asked Questions
Who are the instructors?
Basic lab skills and communication skills are taught during the summer, throughout a variety of lab exercises. Labs that have been taught in the past include Cell Culture, Cell Biology, Taste Variation, and RNA Interference.