Tag: Pacific Biosciences Research Center

Reptile skin grown in lab for first time, helps study endangered turtle disease

Reptile skin grown in lab for first time, helps study endangered turtle disease

June 27, 2017  |  Comments
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Scientists, including UH Mānoa’s Tina Weatherby, in turn were able to grow a tumor-associated virus to better understand certain tumor diseases.

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Henke Hall demolition clears way for state-of-the-art science building

Henke Hall demolition clears way for state-of-the-art science building

June 20, 2017  |  Comments
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The demolition of Henke is the part of the first phase of construction on UH Manoaʻs Life Sciences building scheduled to open fall 2019.

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New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The program, seeks to increase Pacific Islanders pursuing bachelors and advanced degrees by training promising students in modern approaches to environmental biology.

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UH plays significant role in the battle against rat lungworm

UH plays significant role in the battle against rat lungworm

May 8, 2017  |  Comments
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UH is assessing disease distribution, identifying carriers, experimenting with best practices for produce and reaching out to the community.

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UH scientists scrutinize first aid for man o’ war stings

UH scientists scrutinize first aid for man o’ war stings

May 2, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers find that the treatment for man o’ war stings is no different than other jellyfish stings.

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UH researchers: Current jellyfish sting recommendations can worsen stings

UH researchers: Current jellyfish sting recommendations can worsen stings

March 20, 2017  |  8 Comments
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Rinsing, scraping and other common techniques can increase venom activity, which may be lethal with certain species of jellyfish.

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Microbial expert shares parenting advice and more

Microbial expert shares parenting advice and more

February 8, 2017  |  Comments
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Co-author of Let Them Eat Dirt, Brett Finlay speaks with UH News about raising children with microbes.

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Native squid and its bacterium may help human and environmental health

Native squid and its bacterium may help human and environmental health

February 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The Hawaiian bobtail squid is helping build UH’s microbiome research capacity.

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Milestone in innovative Life Sciences building project

Milestone in innovative Life Sciences building project

January 9, 2017  |  3 Comments
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Layton Construction Company and Group 70 International selected for the design and construction of the Life Science building on the Mānoa campus.

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Grants awarded for zooplankton research

Grants awarded for zooplankton research

September 6, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa assistant professor Daisuke Takagi is the recipient of multiple grants supporting his zooplankton research.

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