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Honey bees use multiple genetic pathways to fight infections

Honey bees use different sets of genes, regulated by two distinct mechanisms, to fight off viruses, bacteria and gut parasites, according to researchers at Penn State and the Georgia Institute of Technology. The findings may help scientists develop honey bee treatments that are tailored to specific types of infections.

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Researcher develops novel strategy to improve crops and treat diseases

A novel strategy to enhance genome editing promises to increase the efficiency of making genetic improvements in a wide range of organisms, a new study suggests.

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Paul Medvedev receives National Science Foundation CAREER award

NSF award will provide funding for Medvedev to develop algorithms for big genomic data

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Nina Jablonski joins Huck Associate Directors

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Walt McVey joins Huck Assistant Directors

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Troy Ott joins Huck Associate Directors

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Call for applications: Huck Graduate Dissertation Research Grants

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Announcing Cyberhealth Seed Grant recipients

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