Armadillos in Research: What’s the Scoop?

Armadillos in Research: What’s the Scoop?

Armadillos are interesting creatures, and either you think they’re adorable or you think they have a face that only a mother could love. But regardless of where you stand on their looks, the fact remains that armadillos have been pretty important in biomedical research. Did you know that armadillos have been important in the development […]

Shellfish Are Climate Indicators?

Shellfish Are Climate Indicators?

The term “lazy larvae syndrome” has been coined by hatcheries in the northwest. Researchers at Oregon State University and the US National Science Foundation’s Division of Ocean Sciences have been paying particularly close attention to developing mussels in the northwest given the dynamic changes in the water supply. In order to survive, mussels must be […]