April 28, 2023 2023 Cell & Molecular Biology Program Awards at Colorado State University

Julie Sun, Cell & Molecular Biology PhD alum and post-doctoral fellow in the Telling Lab, was selected as the 2022-23 CMB Outstanding Graduate.

April 6, 2023 CSU students receive prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Undergraduate Telling Lab researcher and engineering student EmmaKate Raisley received a 2023 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to complete a PhD in Bioengineering at Rice University.

February 16, 2023 CDC Emerging Infectious Diseases Podcast: Novel Prion Strain as Cause of Chronic Wasting Disease in a Moose, Finland

Glenn Telling, the director of the CSU Prion Research Center, and Sarah Gregory discuss a new prion strain as a cause of chronic wasting disease in a Finland moose.

February 1, 2023 Leo Tyer receives 2nd place Early-Stage Basic Research poster award at 2023 CVMBS Research Day

First year Microbiology PhD student Leo Tyer, mentored by Glenn Telling, received 2nd place Early-Stage Basic Research for their poster on North American and Scandinavian CWD prions.

December 28, 2022 First-year PhD Student Leo Tyer receives 2022 SACNAS Presentation Award

Leo Tyer attended the 2022 Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) National Symposium in Puerto Rico to present on chronic wasting disease prion research conducted with the Telling Lab.

December 16, 2022 Graduation of Julie Sun, PhD

Cell & Molecular Biology PhD student Julie Sun graduated and was hooded by her advisor, Glenn Telling, on December 16, 2022.

October 21, 2022 Julie Sun receives 2022 Think Like A Freak Award

Julie Sun, a Cell & Molecular Biology graduate candidate in the Telling Lab of CSU’s Prion Research Center was selected for the 2022 Think Like a Freak Award.

August 30, 2022 PhD Student Joe DeFranco selected as a 2022 DARPA Forward Riser

Joe DeFranco, mentored by Glenn Telling, was selected as a 2022 DARPA Forward Riser, which provides early stage researchers a unique opportunity to be recognized for their notable work and present their ideas directly to DARPA.

December 15, 2021 Joe DeFranco selected for inaugural Anschutz Pandemic Fellows cohort

Microbiology PhD student Joe DeFranco, mentored by Glenn Telling, was one of nine students selected to create the next generation workforce for resilient and agile solutions to pandemics and infectious disease outbreaks.