CANR Research

http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-ericWommack-ericSakowski-viruses-092914-23-4a.jpgResearchers at UD use ancient gene to study virus biology
October 14th, 2014
DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Eric Sakowski, Eric Wommack, PLSC, RNR, Viral Dark Matter, ancient gene, environmental virus, ribonucleotide reductase, study of viruses, virus biology
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-jeffBuler-insectBalloon-091914-32.jpgUD researchers track fall migratory patterns of insects
October 13th, 2014
Charles Mason, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Doug Tallamy, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Jeff Buler, fall migratory insects, insect balloon, udel insect balloon
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/oyster4355.jpgFederal funding to UD supports oyster farming in Delaware’s Inland Bays
October 6th, 2014
Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Kent Messer, Maik Kecinski, Sunny Jardine
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/canr-jenniferVolk-100114-2-1.jpgUD selected as partner in USDA Northeast Climate Hub
October 2nd, 2014
Bill Brown, Climate Hub, Emmalea Ernest, Gordon Johnson, James Adkins, Jenn Volk, Jennifer Volk, Michelle Rodgers, Richard Taylor, Tom Sims, UD Cooperative Extension, UD Extension, USDA Climate Hub, USDA Northeast Climate Hub, seashore mallow
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/wommackpolsonvirome.jpgUD researchers’ website tracks genetic sequence data from unknown viruses
September 29th, 2014
DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Eric Wommack, PLSC, Sean Polson, VIROME, Viral Dark Matter
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/canr-angeliaSeyfferth-ricePlants-091514-72.jpgUD’s Seyfferth to create rice paddies to study ways to lower arsenic levels in rice
September 23rd, 2014
Angelia Seyfferth, Blake Meyers, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Mark Rieger, NSF Career award, RICE Facility, UD Rice Paddies, arsenic, arsenic in rice, arsenic rice paddies, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/16RICE-master495-v2.jpgFighting Poisons With Bacteria
September 16th, 2014
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Harsh Bais, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/rockdoveLAC.jpgResearchers find first evidence of fat-regulating hormone in avian species
September 4th, 2014
Animal and Food Sciences, Larry Cogburn, Leptin, department of animal and food sciences, endocrinology
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/AG-Meyers_Maize_Research_Group-008.jpgUD researchers look at small RNA pathways in maize tassels
August 21st, 2014
Atul Kakrana, Bing Yang, Blake Meyers, Chong Teng, DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Gregory Abram, Kun Huang, NSF, National Science Foundation, PLSC, Parth Patel, RNA, Randy Wisser, Reza Hammond, Saleh Tamim, Sandra Mathioni, Virginia Walbot, corn tassels, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/BME-Day_Emily-Colburn_Lab-111113-021.jpgUDRF awards 11 new projects
August 6th, 2014
Angelia Seyfferth, University of Delaware Research Foundation, arsenic levels in rice, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/highlycited.jpgThree UD scientists among Thomson Reuters’ 2014 Highly Cited Researchers
July 8th, 2014
Blake Meyers, InCites Essential Science Indicators, Pamela Green, Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/DENIN-Fischel_Matt-Plant_Root_Research-011.jpgFive UD students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
July 7th, 2014
Donald Sparks, Graduate Research Fellowship Program, National Science Foundation, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Bais_RicePlants_19.jpgUD researchers aim to disarm a ‘cereal killer’
May 28th, 2014
Carla Spence, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Emily Alff, Harsh Bais, National Science Foundation, Nicole Donofrio, rice blast
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/mrna0813.jpgUD’s Meyers, Green publish 34th collaborative paper in Nature Communications
May 20th, 2014
Blake Meyers, DBI, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Emanuele De Paoli, Illumina, Laboratorio Nacional de Genómica para la Biodiversidad, Nature Communications, PLSC, Pam Green, UDEL PLSC, University of Udine, microRNA, small RNA
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/SEPP-GrantAwardees-07.jpgUD faculty members incorporate new ethics modules into their courses
May 14th, 2014
Animal and Food Sciences, Applied Economics and Statistics, Center for Science, Chris Williams, Delaware EPSCoR program, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Erin Brannick, Ethics and Public Policy (SEPP), Kent Messer, Randy Wisser, department of animal and food sciences, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/DBI_RNA_Research_006.jpgUD studies how plant small RNAs are activated to control transposons in pollen
April 28th, 2014
Blake Meyers, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Jixian Zhai, Kate Creasey, Pam Green, Pamela Green, Rob Martienssen, Transposons, genomic sequencing, plant and soil sciences, research
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/randy-wisser-maize-research.jpgUD professor seeks holistic understanding of disease resistance in maize
February 25th, 2014
Alicia Carriquiry, Bioimaging Center, Chandra Kambhamettu, DBI, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Jeff Caplan, Jim Holland, NSF PGRP, National Science Foundation Plant Genome Research Program, Randy Wisser, Rebecca Nelson, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/greg-shriver-sandy-restoration.jpgTwo UD professors assess habitat degradation in wake of Hurricane Sandy
December 4th, 2013
Chris Williams, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Greg Shriver, research
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/irrigation0242a.jpgUD students look at possible contamination of irrigation water
November 21st, 2013
Angela Ferelli, Animal and Food Sciences, Food safety modernization act, Kali Kniel, NIFA, Patrick Spanninger, USDA, e.coli
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/bonnellintern.jpgCANR pre-veterinary medicine major conducts equine research at UPenn
November 5th, 2013
Animal and Food Sciences