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The Ohio Wildlife Councilindefinitely tabled a proposal to allow bobcat trapping in Ohio, citing a four-year Ohio University study just under way on the state’s the bobcat population. As reportedin theColumbus DispatchFriday morning, the chair of the advisory council, Dr. Paul Mechling II explained at the meeting why the panel […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 18

  The Interdisciplinary Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology’s held its annual spring picnic May 1 at the Dairy Lane Park near the Ridges. MCB graduate students, faculty, alumni and friends gathered to celebrate the completion of a successful year and recognize those graduating. Dr. Sarah Wyatt, Professor of Environmental […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 08

The Carroll County Times (Maryland) interviewed Dr. Bill Gai in a story headlined “Dr. Bill Gai brings medical research expertise to cancer treatment at Carroll Hospital.” Gai earned a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. A new oncologist began seeing […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 07

The Outdoor Wire reports that “the photo of a garter snake, submitted by Ryan Wagner of North Olmsted in Cuyahoga County, stood out as a winner for the ninth annual Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Photo Contest, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wagner is a sophomore at […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 03

Ryan Yavorsky presented research on tau protein and its role in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease at the Ohio Osteopathic Symposium held April 27 in Columbus. Yavorsky is a second-year medical student in Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and has worked in the lab of Dr. Robert Colvin, […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 02

Dr. Donald Miles and Anthony Gilbert are co-authors on a paper in Proceedings of the Royal Society on “Thermal physiology and thermoregulatory behaviour exhibit low heritability despitegenetic divergence between lizard populations,” which suggests that evolutionary change in the brown anole lizard is unlikely to keep pace with current rates of […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 02

Girls in grades 6-9 are invited to Tech Savvy, hosted by Ohio University on May 12. The full day of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities with real scientists runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Walter Hall. The cost is $12 online or $10 if you send […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences May 02

A panel of Ohio University researchers made their love for science, math and engineering clear as they shared their scientific expertise and career insights with a Women in Science class on April 12. The class is made up of freshmen through seniors representing colleges across Ohio University. In groups composed […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 27

  Dr. Scott Moody, Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences, was featured in a Gallipolis Daily Tribune story headlined “Ivy Leagues show up in Bidwell.” BIDWELL River Valley Advanced Placement (AP) students had the opportunity to listen to Dr. Scott Moody, a professor at Ohio University and a recruiter for […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 20

A four-year study of the state’s bobcat population for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, by Dr. Viorel Popescu, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, was discussed at a meeting at ODNR headquarters on April 12, says a KATV story headlined “Polarizing plan would potentially allow bobcat trapping […]

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biological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 13

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