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Q&A with Enrico Barrozo

Genetics & Genomics Graduate Student in the lab of David Bloom, a UFGI faculty member and professor in the department of molecular genetics and microbiology Barrozo joined the program in 2015 This interview has been condensed, and edited, for clarity Can you tell me about the...
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Q&A with Kia Fuller

Genetics & Genomics Graduate Student in the lab of Connie Mulligan, a UFGI faculty member and professor in the department of anthropology Fuller joined the program in 2014 This interview has been condensed, and edited, for clarity.   Can you tell me about the research...
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Lab marketing ‘Thermostable, Solvent-Tolerant Biocatalyst for Extreme Conditions’

Julie Maupin-Furlow’s lab is marketing their solvent-tolerant pyrophosphatase for commercial use. The lab discovered the enzyme last fall, and has been working since then to secure a patent for it. The official title is “Thermostable, Solvent-Tolerant Biocatalyst for Extreme...
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Q&A with Lana McMillan

Genetics & Genomics Graduate Student in the lab of Julie Maupin-Furlow, a UFGI faculty member and professor in the department of microbiology and cell science McMillan joined the program in 2012 This interview has been condensed, and edited, for clarity. Why did you choose...
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Grad student presents at 2016 Florida Statewide Graduate Student Research Symposium

A student from the University of Florida Genetics Institute Genetics & Genomics Graduate Program was invited to present her research at the 2016 Florida Statewide Graduate Student Research Symposium. Carol Sá was one of 19 UF students who presented posters at the event. Her...
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March 2016 awards round-up

Matias Kirst Received the UF Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award from the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences. Kirst is a professor in the School of Forest Resources and Conservation Nicholas Muzyczka Will be inducted into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame this...
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