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  • Growing TPS, 2016 vol. 2 

    Translational Plant Sciences; Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2016)
    The annual magazine for the Virginia Tech Translational Plant Sciences (TPS) graduate program, formerly Molecular Plant Sciences (MPS).
  • Growing MPS, 2014 vol. 1 

    Molecular Plant Sciences; Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2014)
    The VT Molecular Plant Sciences Magazine features the work of scientists and students in the department who use molecular approaches to unravel the mysteries of plants.
  • Growing TPS, 2015 vol. 1 

    Translational Plant Sciences; Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2015)
    The annual magazine for the Virginia Tech Translational Plant Sciences (TPS) graduate program, formerly Molecular Plant Sciences (MPS).
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2016 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2016)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Fall 2014 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2014)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2015 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2015)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2013 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2013)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2014 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2014)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • Fralin Undergraduate Research Fellowship Showcase 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2017-04-20)
    This booklet features the 2016-2017 Fralin Undergraduate Fellows, their research abstracts, and a showcase schedule for April 20, 2017.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2017 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2017)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Fall 2016 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2016)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Fall 2015 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2015)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Spring 2018 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2018)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • The Fralin Explorer, Fall/Winter 2013 

    Fralin Life Science Institute (Virginia Tech, 2013)
    The Fralin Explorer is intended to keep faculty, research personnel, and students up-to-date about what is going on within the Institute, and to highlight examples of significant achievements by our affiliated faculty members.
  • BIOTRANS 2016 

    BIOTRANS (Virginia Tech, 2016)
    BIOTRANS is a community of biologists and engineers that work together to study transport in environmental and physiological systems.
  • BIOTRANS 2017, Vol. 2 

    BIOTRANS (Virginia Tech, 2017)
    BIOTRANS is a community of biologists and engineers that work together to study transport in environmental and physiological systems.
  • Countercurrent heat exchange and thermoregulation during blood-feeding in kissing bugs. 

    Lahondère, Chloé; Insausti, Teresita C.; Paim, Rafaela M. M.; Luan, Xiaojie; Belev, George; Pereira, MMarcos H.; Ianowski, Juan P.; Lazzari, Claudio R. (2017-11-21)
    Blood-sucking insects experience thermal stress at each feeding event on endothermic vertebrates. We used thermography to examine how kissing-bugs Rhodnius prolixus actively protect themselves from overheating. During ...
  • Protecting soymilk flavor and nutrients from photodegradation 

    Bianchi, Laurie M.; Duncan, Susan E.; Webster, Janet B.; Johnson, Daryan S.; Chang, Hao-Hsun; Marcy, Joseph E.; O'Keefe, Sean F. (Wiley Open Access, 2015-03-18)
    Five different packaging treatments were studied over a 36-day period to determine if they protected soymilk from photo-oxidation. Soymilk was packaged in high-density polyethylene (HDPE) bottles with and without light ...
  • Production of Virus-Derived Ping-Pong-Dependent piRNA-like Small RNAs in the Mosquito Soma 

    Morazzani, Elaine M.; Wiley, Michael R.; Murreddu, Marta G.; Adelman, Zach N.; Myles, Kevin M. (Public Library of Science, 2012-01-05)
    The natural maintenance cycles of many mosquito-borne pathogens require establishment of persistent non-lethal infections in the invertebrate host. The mechanism by which this occurs is not well understood, but we have ...
  • Bed Bugs and Infectious Disease: A Case for the Arboviruses 

    Adelman, Zach N.; Miller, Dini M.; Myles, Kevin M. (Public Library of Science, 2013-08-15)
    Bed bug infestations (Cimicidae; Cimex lectularius) have been increasing worldwide over the last few decades [1,2]. Several factors have been posited to explain this resurgence, including widespread insecticide resistance, ...

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