A new article on the on the SEE Innovation website features the research of the team led by Stacia Sower, Director of the Center for Molecular and Comparative Endocrinology and Professor, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences.
"Hagfish Hormone Discovered" describes the identification of the first reproductive hormone in the hagfish, a primitive jawless fish. The research, which sheds new light on evolutionary divergent processes involving reproduction and growth, was funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation .
University of New Hampshire Office for Research Partnerships and
Commercialization (ORPC) recently celebrated the success of five faculty and
staff members whose research resulted in 8 patents over the last two years and
the recognition of plant geneticist J. Brent Loy, who received the university’s
inaugural Innovator of the Year award.