The UNH Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (IRB) has set its Summer 2015 meeting schedule, available at http://www.unh.edu/research/irb-meeting-schedule.
Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) or Theresa Cherouvis (603/862-3536) in Research Integrity Services with questions or visit http://www.unh.edu/research/human-subjects.
In a major breakthrough in shellfish management and disease prevention, researchers at UNH have discovered a new method to detect a bacterium that has contaminated New England oyster beds and sickened consumers who ate the contaminated shellfish.
The new patent-pending detection method – which is available for immediate use to identify contaminated shellfish – is a significant advance in efforts...
On April 7,2015, UNH hosted two Fulbright Program representatives on campus for UNH Fulbright Day. The event was designed to encourage international research and teaching by both faculty and students with the support of this premier program.
Over 100 students and 50 faculty members attended presentations and one-on-one meetings to learn more about the application process, the logistics of...
Installation of a microwave link from Portsmouth to the Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML), located on the Gulf of Maine’s Appledore Island, six miles off the coast of New Hampshire, soon will allow scientists to conduct research year-round.
SML's facilities include labs equipped with microscopes and flow-through seawater for maintaining marine organisms. The island’s “green grid” incorporates a...
Spring is the peak time for the migration of amphibians that rely on an important but often underappreciated type of wetland known as a vernal pool. Kimberly Babbitt and her colleagues in the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station have been studying vernal pools and their inhabitants for decades, and now are focusing on how to protect these important ecosystems.
In New England, vernal...