Tag: Pacific Biosciences Research Center

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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Life Sciences building project marks new beginning for UH Mānoa

Life Sciences building project marks new beginning for UH Mānoa

August 22, 2016  |  1 Comment
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The 21st century learning facility will house the biology, microbiology and botany departments and the Pacific Biosciences Research Center.

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Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

July 3, 2016  |  Comments
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University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa researcher Joanne Yew identifies the spidey gene that keeps insects waterproof.

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