DNA to the rescue: A first genetic approach for the conservation of the endangered great green macaw

The beautiful, yet endangered, great green macaw faces the loss of its habitat and the illegal pet trade. The...

The highway of death: Snakes vs cars

Within reptiles, snakes are the group most affected by roads due to factors intrinsic to their ecology and their...

Conservation Genetics of the Endangered Seychelles Magpie-Robin (Copsychus sechellarum)

My research concerns the population genetics of the Seychelles Magpie Robin. This species is listed as 'Endangered...

Amelioration of Alpha-Synuclein in Parkinson's Disease through potentiated protein-protein interactions

Aggregation of misfolded alpha synuclein protein is a key feature of Parkinson's Disease (PD), which afflicts...

Paphiopedilum acmodontum conservation and orchid species diversity study in Negros Island, Philippines

A preliminary result from last week's exploration revealed a number of species from the family Orchidaceae that...

Engineering Bacteria of the Lung Microbiome to Degrade Carcinogens and Toxins

Benzene is a toxic compound found in air polluted from cigarette smoke, car exhaust, and industry. It is known...

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