Discovering detailed migration paths for songbirds to inform conservation

I research migration paths for the golden-crowned sparrow. Migration is one of the least understood phases of...

Exploring the Bioremediation and Environmental Impact of Halogenated Organic Compounds

We are engineering two E. coli strains to function as tools for the environmental bioremediation of volatile...

What is the role of host microbiome in mass mortality events of the critically endangered Saiga antelope?

Mass mortality events (MMEs) present an important threat to the survival of the Saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan...

A noninvasive approach to monitor the health of Maine's black bear population

For over 40 years, state biologists have guided black bear management in Maine using data collected from radio...

Assemblase: A New Platform Technology for Protein Scaffolding

We have designed a novel protein scaffold onto which we can attach the enzymes from any pathway, creating an...

Developing a new tissue preservation method inspired by Tardigrades

There are two routine ways to preserve tissues: formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded preservation (FFPE) and cryopreservation...

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