College of Life Sciences & Agriculture

Kevin Culligan holds a Arabidopsis thaliana plant in his lab.

Damage Control

Kevin Culligan, a research assistant professor at the UNH College of Life Sciences and Agriculture, is studying how pathogens cause DNA double strand breaks—the most serious type of DNA damage—in plants and how plants repair those breaks, thanks to an NSF grant. Read More
Hagfish
Professor David Plachetzki received a grant to study what has been described as the grossest super-material on the planet. Read More
Franconia Notch
Jeff Garnas discusses the potential effects of the beetle on the majority white pine forests of New England and the Adirondacks. Read More
Fit for the Farm
Dan Birnstihl '18 spent a lot of time in the UNH greenhouses as a student, and it seems he just couldn’t get enough.  Read More

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