UD research team, led by Behnam Abasht have discovered that an enzyme crucial for fat metabolism in broiler chickens may be contributing to wooden breast syndrome, a costly problem that can cause significant economic losses for growers.
Salma Al Saai, a doctoral student, who is also pursuing a graduate certificate in bioinformatics, has won a highly competitive summer scholarship from the Fight for Sight organization. Al Saai works in Dr. Salil Lachke’s lab, conducting genetic research studying a mutation that can lead to the development of congenital cataracts — defined as those that occur at […]
The University of Delaware Bioinformatics Student Association (BiSA) aims at bringing together students interested in the field of Bioinformatics in an effort to facilitate the exchange of new ideas and knowledge. BiSA has recently hosted events such as Seminar Speaker Meet & Greets, weekly Coffee Breaks, Happy Hours, Ice Cream Socials, Picnics, and Ice […]