Dr. Jennifer Hawkins' new NSF funding is to examine the genetics of biomass accumulation for bioenergy production
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WVU biology professor alters fruit flies' sense of smell to explore how the nervous system copes with change
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Kevin Daly has trained a lab full of bomb-sniffing moths, sparking the interest of the United States Department of Defense.
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Dr. Jim McGraw and his students suspect wood thrushes will play an important role in helping ginseng survive climate change by helping it migrate from their warmer regions into cooler climates.
Wild Ginseng, Wood Thrushes, and Climate Change: A Survival Story
Jonathan Cumming and Steve DiFazio are researching acid soil and metal resistance in poplar trees to explore biofuel production.
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WVU biology professor's Central Appalachian Mountain research uncovers evidence that environmental legislation is reducing pollution, improving forests
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Dr. Shuo Wei and his lab have generated transgenic frogs that display fluorescenceor the emission of lightspecifically in the neural crest. That way researchers can trace the development of these cells in real time and determine their gene expression patterns.
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