CANR Research

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
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July 8th, 2014
Blake Meyers, InCites Essential Science Indicators, Pamela Green, Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers, plant and soil sciences
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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 GenĂ³mica 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/2014/04/rockdoveLAC.jpgResearchers find first evidence of fat-regulating hormone in avian species
April 24th, 2014
ANFS, Animal and Food Sciences, Larry Cogburn, Leptin, department of animal and food sciences, pigeon, rock dove
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
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Titus.Awokuse.jpgTitus Awokuse Accepted for the APLU national Food Systems Leadership Institute
October 25th, 2013
Applied Economics and Statistics, Food Systems Leadership Institute, Titus Awokuse
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/OEIP-Spin_In_Student_App_Presentation-043a.jpgInterdisciplinary team uses OEIP Spin In program to create iPhone app
October 23rd, 2013
Anthony Middlebrooks, Candace Galentine, David Weir, Jacob Nachman, Jules Bruck, Office of Economic Innovation and Partnerships, Sarah Minnich, Spin In, honors program, iDEA Fan Deck, plant and soil sciences, research
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/vargas-rodrigo-forest-studies.jpgNASA funds UD-led research on carbon dynamics in Mexico
October 8th, 2013
NASA, REDD+, Rodrigo Vargas, US Forest Service, plant and soil sciences, research
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/JinYan-8523-1.jpgUD plant and soil sciences researcher receives two USDA grants
October 7th, 2013
Bruce Vasilas, John Xiao, Kali Kniel, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA grant, USDA-NIFA, Yan Jin, plant and soil sciences
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October 1st, 2013
Andrew Kness, Cooperative Extension, Donald Seifrit, Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association of Delaware, Harwinder Singh Sidhu, Kristina Smith, Philip Sylvester, plant and soil sciences
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/DelanyMesser.jpgInterdisciplinary study shows honey producers how to market their product
September 11th, 2013
Applied Economics and Statistics, Debbie Delaney, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Kent Messer, research
http://d2vsp3qmody48p.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/nature-conservatory.jpgThe Nature Conservancy Partners with NASA to Study Bird Migration Patterns on the Delmarva Peninsula
August 22nd, 2013
Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Jeff Buler, NASA, The Nature Conservancy, research