December 1, 2020
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Q&A: Professor’s research leads to new medical glue

By | Nov 7, 2017

Opinion Editor Meaghan McElroy spoke with Smith about his interest in slugs, the development of the medical glue and what is next for his research lab.


Professor finds medical use for slug mucus

By | Sep 11, 2013

Andy Smith, Ithaca College professor and chair of the Department of Biology, stepped into the national media spotlight last month for his research on slugs that produce a glue that may eventually replace surgical stitches.


Medical association revamps exam to reflect social changes

By | Mar 1, 2012

The Association of American Medical Colleges is altering the exam content and length of the medical school admission test to reflect changes in society and new standards at medical schools across the country.