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UH Cancer Researcher Focused on Tumor Development
Research aims to preempt cancer by targeting precursor lesions.
December 6, 2017

UH Researchers Join National Effort to Study Recent Storms
The project seeks to learn how best to respond to national disasters.
October 23, 2017

Prairie Ecology: The Role of Micronutrients
Assessing response of herbivores, such as grasshoppers, to micronutrient levels.
October 6, 2017

UH Students Conduct Research on Galápagos Island
Part of ‘Galápagos Evolving’ study abroad course.
July 31, 2017

In Memoriam: Peter Jurtshuk
Peter Jurtshuk, professor emeritus in the University of Houston's Department of Biology and Biochemistry, passed away on July 9, 2017. He was 87.
July 14, 2017

New Limits to Functional Portion of Human Genome Reported
Work by UH scientist suggests at least 75 percent of the genome is junk DNA.
July 14, 2017

UH Environmental Research Gets a Boost with New Designation
Projects Include Grassland Ecology, Houston-Area Climate, Geophysics
June 29, 2017

In Memoriam: Philip Snider
Philip Snider, retired associate professor of biology, passed away on June 16 after a brief illness.
June 27, 2017

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