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Study of primitive life form expected to provide clues to biological processes in higher organisms
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-11-10)
Primitive microorganisms provide important clues as to how all creatures employ a basic regulatory mechanism to conduct the business of life. Peter Kennelly, professor of biochemistry at Virginia Tech, is studying a primitive ...
News Advisory: Prominent Area Resident Hosts Reception For New Agriculture Dean
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-10-07)
A reception will be held on Oct. 9 to welcome Sharron Quisenberry, the new dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech. The reception will serve as a chance to introduce Quisenberry to alumni and ...
Mosquito Bearing LaCrosse Encephalitis Found In Four Additional Southwest Virginia Counties
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-30)
Virginia Tech entomologists have documented for the first time the presence of mosquitoes infected with La Crosse virus in four Southwest Virginia Counties.
Virginia Tech Professor Named To National Biotech Advisory Committee
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-04-23)
A Virginia Tech professor whose pioneering work in developing transgenic plants gained worldwide attention has been named to a newly created federal Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and the 21st Century.
Public Invited To Dedication Of Stream Garden At Virginia Tech's Horticulture Garden
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-09-08)
The newly completed Jane Andrews Stream Garden will become the newest feature at Virginia Tech's Horticulture Garden when it is dedicated Sept. 12.
High School Students To Analyze Plant Genes For National Project Under Leadership Of Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-10-28)
Virginia Tech will lead the effort to enlist high school students across the nation to help scientists unravel the secrets that plant scientists use as a model for genetic research.
Virginia Tech Helps More Than 13,000 Students Across The State Learn About Biotechnology
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-06-17)
More than 13,000 middle, high school, and college students in Virginia will have learned about biotechnology by the end of the current school year, thanks to equipment and assistance provided by Virginia Tech's Fralin ...
Virginia Tech Horse Judging Team Rides Away With Honors
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-04-16)
The Virginia Tech Horse Judging Team completed the Spring 2003 competition season being named champion overall team twice and reserve champion once during competition in three national judging contests.
Student Agri-Marketing Team Places 3rd Nationally
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-22)
The Virginia Tech student National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) team recently placed third in the organization's national student marketing competition in San Diego.
Swiger Named Man Of Year In Virginia Agriculture; Named Distinguished Alumni Of Ohio State
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-03-19)
Andy Swiger, dean emeritus of agriculture at Virginia Tech, was named Man of the Year in Virginia Agriculture by Progressive Farmer" magazine, and he received an award as a distinguished alumnus of his alma mater, Ohio ...