Hubbard Center for Genome Studies

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One Million And Counting

The University of New Hampshire's uniquely designed lab has completed more than one million tests to detect and monitor the coronavirus. The cutting-edge lab not only performs specifically designed self-swab tests for students, faculty and staff but also plays an important testing role to help... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Close-up of clams
    - Not Clamming Up
    A recent paper by a team of UNH researchers sheds new light on how apoptosis, a form of programmed cell death, evolved in invertebrates. Read More
  • KELLEN SAWYER, A RESEARCH TECHNICIAN LEADING THE UNH SEWAGE MONITORING, RETRIEVES A SAMPLE FROM ONE OF THE MANHOLES
    - Flushing Out COVID-19
    UNH research is flushing out cases of the coronavirus by testing wastewater on campus. The sewage sampling is being used as a secondary surveillance method to the already required... Read More
  • Birx Visit
    - Birx Visit
    Dr. Deborah Birx, U.S. coronavirus response coordinator, visited UNH's state-of-the-art COVID-19 test lab. Read More
  • Cheryl Andam, assistant professor of molecular, cellular and biomedical science at UNH
    - Microbial Mystery
    Cheryl Andam, assistant professor of molecular, cellular and biomedical sciences, has received a major NSF CAREER award. Read More
  • Researcher Matt MacManes seated in his lab
    - New Research Aims To Help Humans Survive Dehydration
    A major NIH grant will help professor Matt MacManes understand dehydration by studying a tiny desert rodent. Read More
  • Student examines a test tube
    - Biomedical Excellence
    UNH has been awarded a five-year, $10 million National Institutes of Health grant Read More
  • UNH professor Kelley Thomas
    - Lab Luminary
    Kelley Thomas has been designated a STEM Exemplar by the P.I. Program. Read More
  • Graduate students working in the Hubbard Genome Center at UNH
    - Inside the Genome Center
    How did an oil spill impact a tiny organism in the Gulf of Mexcio? UNH graduate students are working to find out.  Read More
  • Under the Sea
    - Under the Sea
    Biological sciences students Bruce Rheaume and Scott Mithoefer recently had their genomic research on deep-sea bacteria published in Genome Announcements, a peer-reviewed journal... Read More
  • Professor Kelley Thomas holding a large molecule model
    - NIH Grant Boosts NH's Biomedical Research Capacity
    A five-year $18.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to a statewide partnership led by UNH and Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine will expand biomedical... Read More