Building an active surveillance system for lead in Northeastern wildlife

Many species of wildlife are exposed to lead in the environment, sometimes with devastating consequences. Some...

Investigating the role of innate immune function in snakes battling fungal disease

Ophidiomycosis (snake fungal disease) is a threat to snake health. Caused by the fungus Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola...

Can we utilize natural bat colony behavior as a vaccination strategy?

Bats are one of the most prolific and ecologically important groups of mammals on the planet, but they are often...

Can we grow a supply of red blood cells by differentiating stem cells to replace donor blood?

Stem cells have progressed into a common treatment for various diseases including cancers, immune disorders...

Are Wild Blanding's Turtles Infected with RNA Viruses?

RNA viruses cause several important diseases in humans and animals (e.g. West Nile, Ebola, rabies) and are associated...

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