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Beloved Texas A&M-University Corpus Christi biology professor, Wes Tunnell, dies - Corpus Christi Caller-Times


Corpus Christi Caller-Times
The scientific community is mourning the death of John “Wes” Tunnell, a marine ecologist and biologist, historian, author and early orchestrator of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Tunnell ...

Tufts promotes Kochevar - American Veterinary Medical Association


American Veterinary Medical Association
Dr. Kochevar (Texas A&M '81) earned a doctoral degree in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 1987. She was a National Institutes of Health National Research Service Award fellow from 1984-86.

New Saturday Programs on KTEP - KTEP


KTEP
Dr. Seung-Hee Yoo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of McGoven Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Russ Chianelli speaks with her as they discuss her field of study ...

Texas A&M Bulleting L-1223: Chiggers

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Illustrations of these pests, with information on their hosts, their description, life cycle and control.

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Complied by Mike Quinn, this site features extensive links to general entomology and Lepidoptera-specific resources.

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Full checklist of 32 species, with links to detailed species accounts.