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Western Painted Turtle Genome Decoded

UH Biology scientist Bob Thomson helped uncover the evolutionary history behind common turtle’s novel traits
11.15.13

Scientists have recently decoded the genome of the Western Painted Turtle, Chrysemys picta bellii, one of the most widespread, abundant and well-studied turtles in North America. This freshwater turtle is only the second reptile species for which complete genome sequences have been assembled and analyzed, behind the green anole lizard.

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11/03/2016 at 3:23pm

Nanodiagnostics, LLC

Kevin Bennett, Associate Professor in Biology offers novel, sensitive molecular imaging contrast agents to market.
11.15.13

Nanodiagnostics, LLC was recently established out of the lab of Kevin Bennett, Associate Professor in Biology. Nanodiagnostics brings novel, sensitive molecular imaging contrast agents to market.

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11/03/2016 at 3:23pm

Deep-sea trawling must be banned

Industry interests should not be allowed to derail a European Union vote on whether to prohibit a destructive fishing technique, says Les Watling.
10.25.13

Trawling the bottom of the ocean, dragging heavy metal equipment along the seabed at high speed, is the most destructive form of deep-sea fishing in the world. The fishing industry loves it because it is very effective. But it is indiscriminate and leaves behind a trail of devastation.

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

Get To Know These Faces

Amy Moran and Peter Marko join UH Mānoa Biology Department
11.12.13

Interview by James Stone, Associate Editor of Seawords.

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

Research Opportunity at Washington University

12.12.11

The Genome Institute at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri has an Opportunities in Genomics Research (OGR).

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

Looking for Research Opportunities?

10.13.11

Are you an undergraduate student in the College of Natural Sciences who is interested in a research experience?

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

Tutors Available at Learning Emporium

10.11.11

The College of Natural Sciences Learning Emporium is a one-stop resource center for introductory study in the fields of mathematics, chemistry, and biology.

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

New Spring 2012 Course

01.09.12

A new course, MCB 472: The Biology of Cancer will be taught this Spring 2012 semester.

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

Summer 2012 Opportunity at Kellogg Biological Station

01.09.12

The Kellogg Biological Station at Michigan State University offers summer field-based undergraduate and graduate courses as well as 

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11/03/2016 at 3:15pm

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