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Researchers improve method to identify aquatic species using environmental DNA

July 18, 2017

Sampling Water

According to a new study, researchers have improved their method of tracking species by using the biological material those organisms leave behind known as environmental DNA (eDNA).

Notre Dame Research Funding reaches Record-breaking Levels

July 17, 2017

The University of Notre Dame has received $138.1 million in research funding for fiscal year (FY) 2017, surpassing the previous record of $133.7 million set in FY 2015.

Homemade Poison: Notre Dame Health Experts respond to Health Crisis

July 12, 2017

Brittany Griffith and her husband, David, believed that buying their first house on the near northwest side of South Bend in 2012 marked a huge step toward the American dream. They have since learned that they live in a home and neighborhood with the highest levels of lead poisoning in Indiana.

Eck Institute for Global Health to study Zika in Belize

July 11, 2017

Eck Institute for Global Health to study Zika in Belize

The University has announced a collaboration with Mayo Clinic, the Belize Ministry of Health and the Belize Vector and Ecology Center aimed at strengthening the country’s ability to respond to Zika virus and other arboviruses.