Recent UH News

Ambrosia beetles linked to Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death confirmed

Ambrosia beetles linked to Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death confirmed

Thursday Dec 6, 2018 College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources researchers confirm link of ambrosia beetles to Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death.

New Zika vaccine effective in preclinical trials

New Zika vaccine effective in preclinical trials

Tuesday Dec 4, 2018 The important milestone is effective in both mice and monkeys from the infection, according to research papers written and co-led by two JABSOM graduate students.

Failing to hatch: Increasing Hawaiian crow hatching rate essential

Failing to hatch: Increasing Hawaiian crow hatching rate essential

Monday Dec 3, 2018 UH Hilo conservation geneticist Jolene Sutton received a grant that will help discover why eggs have failed to hatch for two iconic endangered bird species.

New mudweed species threatens Hawaiʻi marine environments

New mudweed species threatens Hawaiʻi marine environments

Friday Nov 30, 2018 A team of scientists in the Department of Botany discovered a new species of leather mudweed.